University Commons Apartments

University Commons offers all-inclusive off campus student housing minutes from The University of Florida with roommate matching and amenities including a 24-hour fitness center, pool, and game room.

If you're looking for a budget friendly apartment with all inclusive rent just minutes from campus, University Commons has you covered. 

University Commons Apartments in Gainesville

How do you find a place to live that's close to campus, near all your major shopping outlets and a great fit for your lifestyle? The answer is you check out University Commons. It has easy access to Butler Plaza, as well as both UF and Santa Fe. Not to mention, all the wonderful features University Commons has to offer! Whatever it is that draws you to University Commons, you'll love calling it your new home.

Floor Plans at University Commons

Gainesville's University Commons offers two different unit layouts. There is a two bedrooms, one bathroom option at 920 square feet. It is furnished, so no need to worry about furniture purchases. It also includes cable, internet and a utility allotment. They also provide a unit that is four bedrooms, two bathrooms if you prefer that. This option also includes all the benefits included in the other style; this means that whichever you decide on, you can relish among your washer and dryer, dishwasher and central air conditioning among all the other great features. Leases can be done on an individual basis, so you won't have to worry about issues with those. As well, University Commons offers roommate matching, so you can love your perfect home as much as you love your perfect roommate match.

Community Amenities at University Commons

What makes University Commons in Gainesville truly wonderful is not just the individual living spaces, though; it's all that the community offers. You can enjoy a resort style swimming pool or hot tub for when you feel like taking a dip. A 24-hour fitness center, as well as volleyball, basketball and tennis courts will keep you looking great and living great. University Commons also boasts a game room with billiards, ping pong and foosball to keep you entertained. A guaranteed parking spot, computer lab and courtesy patrol make this place even sweeter. On top of all this, University Commons makes a huge effort to be eco-friendly, so you'll find recycling, low energy lighting and native landscaping being implemented. With all that they offer, you'll love going home to University Commons every day - some days, you won't even want to leave!

University Commons - Love Where You Live

There are few places that have as much to offer as University Commons has. Whether you're looking for a coffee bar or a roommate match, green efforts or resident activities, know that you can find it here. The location can not be beat, giving you access to everything that Gainesville has to offer, in addition to all that the University Commons community has to offer. When you choose to live here, you will love where you live. What more could you want?

 Apartment Amenities

  • Relax in the sun by the 70,000 gallon resort-style pool or unwind in the private hot tub
  • Walk, bike, or bus to campus, ONLY 0.8 miles to UF with 8 different bus routes
  • Easy access to brand new Butler Plaza shopping, dining, and entertainment
  • Get active in the 24 hour Fitness Center or play on the sand volleyball, basketball, and tennis courts
  • All inclusive individual leases with roommate matching! One monthly bill covers cable & internet, furniture, and utilities (with cap)

 Floor Plan Features

  • Private, individually keyed bedroom doors perfect for roommates
  • Bedrooms feature built in desks and mirrored closet doors
  • Full furniture package in living room and bedrooms
  • Separate laundry room with full size washer and dryer in every apartment
  • Split 4 bedroom floor plans with 2 bedrooms on either side of the living area and kitchen, with a washer and dryer included in every apartment
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Sign early for Fall 2019 and take advantage of special early bird rates at University Commons! Secure your spot for Fall 2019 before the end of the year to lock in all-inclusive rates starting at just $475/month.

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Apartment Amenities

Lease Style
  • Individual, By the Bedroom
Roommate Matching
  • Yes
Miles to UF
  • 0.8
Lease Length By Month
  • 12
Apartment Furnishing
  • Furnished Common Area
  • Furnished Bedroom
Internet, Cable & Utilities
  • Cable Included
  • High Speed Internet Included
  • Water Included
  • Electric Included
  • Trash Removal Included
Apartment Features
  • Handicap Access
  • Alarm System
  • Carpeting
  • Wood Floors
  • Ceiling Fan in Bedroom
  • Ceiling Fan in Living Room
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Vaulted Ceilings
Community Features
  • Club House
  • Picnic Area
  • Resort-style Pool
  • Game Room
  • Courtesy Patrol
  • Wireless Access Available
  • Nature View
Public Transportation
  • On Bus Stop
  • Guaranteed Parking Space
Sports & Fitness
  • 24-hr Fitness Center
  • Basketball Court
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Microwave
  • W/D Included
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Refrigerator
Apartment Extras
  • Resident Activities
  • Coffee Bar
Green Efforts
  • Paper Recycling Available
  • Glass Recycling Available
  • Plastic Recycling Available
  • Low Energy Lighting Used
  • Native Landscaping

Archer Road

The Archer Road section of town (south and southwest of the University of Florida campus) is a large expanse that is filled with a variety of apartments and just as much food and retail. Locals love this area because it provides easy access to I-75, The University of Florida, and restaurants and retail at Butler Plaza and Celebration Pointe. Live anywhere in this neighborhood, and you'll never be far from the grocery store, new restaurants to try, or your favorite stores.Learn more about Archer Road
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 Apartment Address

2601 SW Archer Rd
Gainesville, Florida  32608

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Mon - Fri9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat - Sun11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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  • 2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
    • 2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
    • 2BD / 1BA
    • 920 Sq. Ft.
    • $595/rm
    Upgraded 4 Bedroom
    • Upgraded 4 Bedroom
    • 4BD / 2BA
    • 1,770 Sq. Ft.
    • $510/rm
  • 4 Bedroom
    • 4 Bedroom
    • 4BD / 2BA
    • 1,770 Sq. Ft.
    • $475/rm
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