Where to Live in Champaign?
The city of Champaign offers purpose-built student accommodation that are uniquely styled with modern furnishings and onsite amenities. What makes these accommodations unique, is the strategic location situated close to major universities and other popular attractions in the city. This drastically cuts down expenses on commuting and helps save ample time for other essential tasks.
We at University Living offer off-campus student housing that are located within close proximity to the city’s top universities and offer campus-like facilities catering to everyday needs of students. There are modern style student apartments with easy transport connectivity and access to popular attractions within walking distance to the place of stay. When compared to on-campus student halls, private student accommodation
offers more choices and best living standards.
Champaign at a Glance
Forming its part in the Champaign–Urbana metropolitan area, Champaign is a city in Champaign County, Illinois, United States. Situated 135 miles (217 km) south of Chicago, 124 miles (200 km) west of Indianapolis, Indiana, and 178 mi (286 km) northeast of St. Louis, Missouri,. Champaign offers great public transport connectivity and is served by I-57, I-72, I-74, two railroad lines, and the University of Illinois operated Willard Airport (CMI).
What makes Champaign Unique?
Students willing to settle down in Champaign can look for attributes that make the city famous among the locals and other university students. Due to the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (UIUC) and a number of well known technology startup companies, it is often referred to as the hub, or a significant landmark, of the Silicon Prairie.
Student Life in Champaign
Students willing to settle down in Champaign
, can take a pick from a safe, secure, and fully-furnished student room and uiuc student apartments that are pre-verified by the property providers to ensure a safe and secure living. Property providers also aim to offer accommodations like 5 bedroom apartments uiuc that encourage a community driven environment. The rooms are well-equipped with a bed, designated study areas, shared kitchen, and ample storage space. Students get the choice of living in student flat, student apartment, student studio, as well as a shared and en-suite room. The accommodation types guarantee maximum security with facilities like CCTV and secure door entry.
Where to Study in Champaign?
Champaign is notable for sharing the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign (UIUC) with its sister city of Urbana. Founded in 1867, the UIUC, is the flagship institution of the University of Illinois system. Champaign is also home to Parkland College which serves about 18,000 students during the academic year.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the different types of accommodation?
University Living offers private accommodation close to universities with fewer restrictions and more options. Take your pick from shared and private rooms, studios, and apartments. We also offer short-term stays for students in summer school and exchange programs.
What are the different types of rooms?
The major room types are:
Sharing: This is where 2 or more students share a single room, washroom, kitchen, and other communal spaces.
Ensuite/Private: This includes a private bedroom and bathroom, while the kitchen and living areas are shared.
Studios: This is a self-contained unit with a bedroom and cooking space along with a private washroom. Two students may book a single studio together, subject to the policies of the accommodation provider.
How do I know my accommodation is safe?
All properties listed by University Living are personally verified by the team or their representatives. Each accommodation has foolproof safety measures in place, including CCTV, secure door entries, restricted access, and more.
Does my accommodation offer meals?
Most accommodations are self-catered, but you can always ask the reception to connect you with local food delivery vendors!
Will I get cleaning and laundry services?
Most properties have on-site, coin-operated washing machines that make laundry a breeze. Students are expected to keep their rooms clean while common areas are looked after by maintenance staff at regular intervals. If you’re unwilling to get your hands dirty, contact the reception for professional cleaning services at an extra fee.
Is there Wi-Fi?
Yes, all our accommodation have strong internet connectivity.
Does my accommodation offer parking facilities?
Most properties have bike storage available. Please contact your Servicing Manager to request car parking facility.
What items should I bring while moving in?
Students are expected to bring their own bedding, kitchen utensils, cutlery, and bathroom essentials. If that’s too much, our good friends at UniKitOut will deliver all these and more to your UK accommodation even before you move in!
What if I don’t like my accommodation after moving in?
We try our best to find accommodation that meets all your needs. If you still don’t like your accommodation due to unforeseen circumstances, we will try to replace your room within 30 days for a one-time fee of £250.
Where do I report any issues with my accommodation?
Please contact the on-site maintenance office or reception to report any issues.
Do I have to vacate my room during holidays?
Never. Your room belongs to you for the entirety of your tenancy period!