West Campus Apartments
West Campus Apartments in Austin
THE WEST CAMPUS AUSTIN AREA IS GENERALLY DEFINED AS THE AREA WEST OF THE UT CAMPUS BETWEEN GUADALUPE STREET AND NORTH LAMAR STREET. IT STRETCHES FROM MARTIN LUTHUR KING ON THE SOUTH TO 29TH STREET ON THE NORTH.
West Campus near UT is a very vibrant area. Most of the people who live in this area are students. There is a variety of rental properties available in the area including conventional apartments in West Campus,condos,high-rise apartment buildings,duplexes and houses. Parking is at a premium in this area and most of the newer buildings charge extra for parking. many of the Greek organizations associated with UT are in WC.
Most Austin West Campus apartments are within 1/2-3/4 mile of the UT campus. The free UT shuttle also services the area. West Campus near UT is very bike-and-pedestrian-friendly.
Generally, apartments in West Campus Austin require a 12 month lease beginning in August. There are usually a limited number of June and July options.
EFF/Studio $850 and up (including parking)
1-1 $895 and up (including parking)
2-2 $1475 and up (including parking)
2-2 (with washer/dryer in the unit) $1725 and up (including parking)
DINING AND ENTERTAINMENT OPTIONS IN WEST CAMPUS
Almost all popular fast food franchises are represented in West Campus. These include Domino’s Pizza, Taco Bell, Raising Cane’s, Papa John’s, Chick-fil-A, Whataburger, Jimmy John’s, Einstein Brothers, and In-n-Out Burgers.
Local favorites in the area include Dirty Martin’s, Torchy’s Tacos, Kerbey Lane Cafe, Fat Sal’s, vert’s, and Madam Mam’s.
There is a large Starbucks in the area as well as several smaller coffee shops.
GROCERY STORES IN WEST CAMPUS
The locally-owned Fresh Plus is the only complete grocery store in WC. There is a Central Market Grocery store not far away.
BARS IN WC
Cain and Abel’s (the un-official BAR OF UT) is in the West Campus area. It features a large outdoor patio. Other bars in the area include Dirty’s, Torchy’s, Tap 24, Freedman’s, Hole in the Wall, and Growlers,USA.