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University EDGE Student Apartments

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650 West McKinley Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70802, United States Distance From University

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About this property

Heading to Louisiana State University? University Edge is the perfect choice for local or international students alike. This student apartment in Baton Rouge located at 650 West McKinley Street, Baton Rouge, Louisiana is just a short walk to campus. University Edge, Louisana is one of the best student apartments in Baton Rouge. The facility boasts of premium 2, 3 and 4 bedroom apartments with private bathrooms and amenities such as furniture, in-unit laundry, Wi-Fi and more. There’s a clubhouse, pool and fitness center moments away. This off campus housing apartment complex near LSU is perfect for those who want to find a home with high-end features and A-list amenities.


Take your pick from the University Edge Apartments and opt for the furniture packages as per your requirements. University Edge Baton Rouge has multiple floorplans for the residents to choose from. The rooms include a king-sized bed, a dresser, a desk and chair in each bedroom, a leather couch and a lounge chair, a coffee table and an entertainment stand in each living room, plus a dining set and/or counter stools. Feel like a refreshing swim or workout? Stroll across to the fitness center, clubhouse with game room or swimming pool at University Edge. And when you want to just chill and chat, look out for the social events for residents and friends. Don’t forget to attend class, though: it’s a 10-minute walk to campus! Enjoy discounted Lyft rides from University Edge Apartments if you are not a fan of walking.

Rent inclusions

You pay a flat student housing rate that includes a full set of furniture, wi-fi plus plug-in internet in each bedroom, water/sewer, trash removal, washer and dryer in each apartment, 24-hour on-site management and community features such as the pool and fitness center.

Security and maintenance

University Edge LSU is a super-secure premise. There are monitored fire sprinklers, secure building entry, deadbolts on each front door and lockable bedroom doors. Community courtesy patrols are provided at select times. University Edge Apartments Baton Rouge la has security cameras that are located in certain areas of the apartments. There’s an onsite management staff available 24x7. You won’t feel too homesick at University Edge Apartments because it is the perfect package of comfort and homely vibe! 

Public transport accessibility

University Edge student housing is a mere half-mile from the Louisiana State University campus. Walk it in 10 minutes or bike it in less. When it’s raining, the Tiger Trails bus stop is just a block away and LSU students ride free. 

Things to do near University Edge Student Apartments

  • Baton Rouge is teeming with arts, culture, and nightlife. And lest we forget, there’s also brewhouses, diners, and seafood restaurants. 

  • Check out the new local restaurant, Eliza Restaurant & Bar for mouthwatering Creole food.

  • Or try Kolache, where everything on the breakfast menu is under $5. Perfect deal for students, right? 



24/7 Concierge
Access to Public Transportation
BBQ Area
Car Parking


24 Hour Security
Onsite maintenance
Onsite security

Price also includes

Electricity Bill
Water Bill

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is University Edge Baton Rouge?

It’s a high-quality apartment community designed especially with LSU students in mind. University Edge features a variety of spacious, furnished apartments with available hardwood-style floors, Wi-Fi and in-unit laundry, plus a full set of community features such as a luxurious clubhouse, fitness center, pool, tanning bed and more. All just a 10-minute walk from LSU, plus Tiger Trails bus service to campus just a block away.

Q. Is University Edge part of Louisiana State University?

University Edge is a privately owned and professionally managed community. 

Q. Can I live with friends, or can you match me with roommates?

You can select your roommate(s), or you can apply on your own and we can match you with other students. Applicants answer a short list of lifestyle questions to help in the matching process.

Q. What are per-person contracts?

Instead of requiring all roommates to sign a joint lease, each person at University Edge has their own individual contract, with one person per bedroom. This means you are only responsible for paying for yourself — not your roommates. Even if a roommate moves out or other bedrooms in your apartment are empty, you only pay the rate for your bedroom.

Q. What is included in the rate?

Each resident at University Edge pays a flat rate that includes:

  • A full set of furniture
  • Wi-fi throughout the community, plus plug-in Internet in each bedroom
  • Cable TV service
  • Water/sewer, trash removal
  • Washer and dryer in each apartment
  • 24-hour on-site management
  • Community features — pool, fitness center, tanning, etc.

Q. What size are the apartments?

The spacious accommodations at University Edge range from two bedrooms to four bedrooms. Are the apartments furnished

Yes, all apartments at University Edge include a furniture package including a full-size bed, dresser, desk, and chair in each bedroom, a leather-style sofa and lounge chair, end table, coffee table and entertainment stand in each living room, plus a dining set and/or counter stools. To see a sample of the furniture and other finishes, please visit our model apartments.

Q. Can I pay by credit card?

Yes. Residents can pay online 24 hours per day, by credit card or ACH electronic checking. University Edge also offers automatic payment by either credit card or checking account — just fill out one page, one time and payments will be made automatically. There is a convenience fee for one-time online payments, but automatic recurring payments are always free.

Q. Will my financial aid cover charges at University Edge?

Your living costs at University Edge can be covered by financial aid, just like on-campus housing. Any available financial aid funds, after university charges are satisfied, are released to the student for non-institutional expenses, such as off-campus housing. These funds can be used to pay charges at University Edge. Normal payment deadlines will continue to apply.

Q. Is University Edge open to non-students?

Nearly all the residents at University Edge are students at LSU and the per-person contracts are also designed with students in mind. Nonetheless, University Edge is an Equal Opportunity housing provider and welcomes applications from non-students. Family members are welcome as well, subject to occupancy limits. Because of the need to match student roommates, non-students must apply together with enough roommates to fill the desired apartment.

Q. What kind of safety and security are provided?

University Edge has monitored fire sprinklers, secure building entry, deadbolts on each front door and individually locking bedroom doors. Community courtesy patrols are provided at select times, plus security cameras are located in certain areas. Management staff are also on-site 24×7 and can be reached by a 24-hour phone number.

Q. What are the policies on pets, smoking, and guests?

University Edge is pet-friendly in select apartments, with required registration, deposit and fee, and subject to limits on animals and breed. The community is smoke-free in all indoor areas. Guests are welcome at all times, subject to the consent of apartment-mates and security considerations. Overnight guests are welcome, with limits on the number of days and guests.

Q. Can I park my vehicle at University Edge?

University Edge offers free surface parking for residents ($25 annual registration fee); space is limited.

Q. What other transportation options will I have?

University Edge is just a half-mile from the LSU campus. Walk the short distance in 10 minutes or bike it in less. On rainy days, the Tiger Trails bus stop is just a block away and LSU students ride free.


Why book University EDGE with Unilodgers

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US$ 599 Per month