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Tuscaloosa, United States

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Discover Tuscaloosa

Named after the chief of a band of Muskogean-speaking people, Tuscaloosa is a city in western Alabama. The city was incorporated into a town on December 13, 1819 and is the regional center of education, healthcare, industry, and commerce for the area of west-central Alabama known as West Alabama. Tuscaloosa, is also popular for its football sporting event and has national acclaim for the sports successes of the University of Alabama. The city is known for the University of Alabama, the largest university in the state of Alabama in terms of enrollment. Of an approximate 38,563 students who throng the 1,970 acres university campus, each year.

Universities in Tuscaloosa

Due to scarcity of adequate on-campus halls, Universities in Tuscaloosa find it difficult to accommodate a large number of students. There are providers who are coming up with purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA). These off-campus student homes are located in close proximity to the city’s top education institutions and provide a well-furnished student room. Students looking for apartments in the city must visit student accommodation websites to compare from the variety of choices available and make an informed decision about the best student housing.

Student Life Tuscaloosa

Students settled in Tuscaloosa, can choose from a plethora of room types based on pre-set budget and even those with a moderate budget can expect to get luxury of living in rooms equipped with modern furnishings. Students can choose room types based on their preferences of whether to stay in shared and en-suite rooms, student flats as well as a student studio. All these properties are extremely well-connected by a network of roadways to the rest of the city, making it easy to explore other exciting parts of the city. The accommodations are fully furnished with a comfortable bed, study space, and wardrobe. They also offer state-of-the-art amenities like social spaces, games zone, study areas, card-operated laundry, fully-equipped gym, bike storage, table tennis, heating, kitchen, and more.

Explore Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa offers excellent public transport facilities and is connected to other parts of the country via air, rail, road, and sea. The best part is the city’s geographical location lying at the intersection of several highways, including three federal highways (US 11, US 43, and US 82), and three Alabama state highways (SR 69, SR 215, and SR 216). Greyhound bus lines provide the one servicing, passenger bus service to Tuscaloosa and the trolley system is operated by the Tuscaloosa Transit Authority. Typical of the Deep South, Tuscaloosa experiences a humid subtropical climate with four distinct seasons for the locals to enjoy.

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Q. How will I be able to rent student accommodation in Tuscaloosa?

A. You simply have 3 easy steps to follow as given below: Select your favourite accommodation Pay the security deposit if required Thereafter, booking is confirmed for you. Don’t worry if you are stuck in the process as our experienced staff are there to provide all needed guidance.

Q. What are the different types of student accommodation in Tuscaloosa?

A. The type of accommodations available at University Living are student specific homes that are known as purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) offering strategic locations close to universities. There are living space options like shared and private living with rooms designed to perfection. Students get to choose studios, en-suite rooms, and apartments. There are accommodations available for short-term stays when students visit the city for summer schools and exchange programs.

Q. When should I book my student home for September intake?

A. It is better you book student accommodation as soon as you can so that you are open to more choices and best offers on room bookings. Book your room for 6 months to avoid last minute hassles.

Q. What are the different types of student rooms in Tuscaloosa?

A. The major room types are: Sharing: Shared rooms are where 2 or more students can share a single room, washroom, kitchen, and other communal spaces. En-suite/Private: This is where you will get a private bedroom and bathroom, while the kitchen and living areas are mostly shared. Studios: A self-contained unit with a bedroom and cooking space with attached washrooms. Two people can also book one studio to share but it is solely at the provider's discretion.

Q. Can I get discounts for student housing in Tuscaloosa?

A. Of course, discounts are available for you but are available for those who book accommodations as early as possible. There are additional cashbacks and discounts available on group bookings.

Q. Are the bills included in the rent?

A. Most of the accommodation providers include utility bills in the rent, so you don’t have to worry about paying additional. However, this depends on provider to provider whether rent includes Wi-Fi, water, gas, electricity, and other facilities such as a gym, laundry, cinema room, games room, and use of other communal spaces.

Q. What if I don’t like my accommodation after moving in?

A. Although all our accommodations meet all your needs and preferences, still if you want to change then you can replace it with another choice. It should be done within 30 days of your booking by paying a one-time fee of £250.

Q. What are the best areas for students to live in Tuscaloosa?

A. Student life in Tuscaloosa can be fascinating but what is important is to choose the right accommodation in the right student area. Tuscaloosa is home to the best student neighborhoods like 15th Street.