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Over 1.5 million student rooms across the US, UK, Ireland, & Australia
The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

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About student housing in Columbia

Starting a new phase of your student life in Columbia will be a lot easier when you choose a comfortable place to stay with Unilodgers. Browse through beautiful accommodation options close to your uni or pick an apartment near the city center through our interactive map that helps you get your head around the location. Searching for a suitable student housing Columbia MO will be fun and convenient, thanks to the live chat support and the friendly and informative interface of Unilodgers.

Got an acceptance from the University of Missouri? You’ll be thrilled to know that many housing societies on our list offer a free campus shuttle service so you’re never late for class. Explore cheap apartments in Columbia MO which also let you share the place with a roommate to keep your rental at its lowest. No need to fret over safety as the apartments have 24-hour on-site security. Worried about a leaky tap? Just call the onsite maintenance to fix that in a jiffy!

When it comes to affordable student housing Columbia delights uni-goers with complimentary facilities such as study lounges, computer rooms with iMacs and common areas to chill after a hectic day. Feeling restless? Get a quick workout at fully equipped fitness centers or calm those tense nerves with a soothing swim in the resort-style pools.

Looking for something luxurious? Select from chic studio apartments Columbia MO, with a dainty kitchenette that’s furnished with a combi-hob so you can go from making your morning coffee to baking mid-meal cookies in no time! Winters won’t give you the chills here, thanks to premium hardwood flooring and temperature-controlled rooms.

Your uni days should not be all about studies. Sit back and relax on the plush couches at the in-house movie theater as you stream your favorite Friday-night shows on the big screen and binge on popcorn. Got a birthday to celebrate? The rodeo-style bars downtown are awesome with their country music and beers on tap. Off-campus living in student apartments Columbia is lit with shopping arenas and multi-cuisine restaurants too.

Need more help finding the best student housing Columbia MO? Just shoot us a message so we can assist with your booking on Unilodgers.

COVID-19 update: We are there for you. 24X7 support available, flexible booking options, free cancellation, and many more with our Pandemic Shield. Read more about our COVID-19 policies.

Ready to book student accommodation? Here’s why booking with Unilodgers is the smart way to do it.

  • No ifs, no bots: Our Personal Student Advisors are real people, available 24x7 to guide you through anything.

  • Save for a rainy day: With ‘lowest price promise’ and the best deals on every property, we master the art of bargaining.

  • Easy to look, easy to book: Our simple online interface takes all the fuss out of finding and booking your student housing Nottingham.

  • No secrets. We promise: You pay the rent, the whole rent, and nothing but the rent - we don't do commissions, booking fees, or hidden charges.

  • There’s one for everyone: In pants and in student housing, "one size fits all" never works. We offer you a variety of options such as choosing an entire place, a shared apartment, or a private room - whatever suits your needs.

  • We ? students: We ensure that all properties listed with us are comfortable, welcoming, and suitable for a student’s lifestyle.

Living in Columbia as a Student

The Midwestern city of Columbia is “the” place for culture-vultures and nature lovers. This part of Boone County is home to the renowned University of Missouri, apart from several other unis of repute. Sprawling parks and nature trails abound in Columbia, a city that also takes its barbecues seriously. Farmer’s markets and thrift shops are aplenty in this Missouri college town – a blessing for shopaholic students on a budget. Soak up the local vibe at rodeos and country fairs which are never too far from student apartments Columbia MO.

Attend the annual Show-Me State Games at Cosmo Park or go for a swim at the gorgeous Stephens Lake Park. When you’re not off-roading or biking in Columbia, you can hop over to art galleries or check out the open-air festivals. Let your hair down at edgy bars which almost always have grill stations. Boredom is not found in this region of Missouri!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s the average rent for student accommodation in Columbia Missouri?

Columbia off-campus housing options rent out to about US$433  a month on average. You can find student apartments in Columbia Missouri with Unilodgers starting from US$304 a month.

How can I find affordable student accommodation in Columbia Missouri?

You can find tons of affordable options on off-campus housing in Columbia MO on Unilodgers. To view the options that fit in your budget, use the filters on top of the page and choose the type of apartment, the location and the maximum rent.

Where do students in Columbia live?

Most students in Columbia live in areas like Elgin, Springdale and Woodfield. Along with being student-friendly, these areas are also situated very close to the major universities in town. You will also find some of the best houses for rent in Columbia MO and the best cafes, restaurants and pubs in these areas. 

What are the different types of student accommodations available in Columbia Missouri?

You can find various types of apartments for rent in Columbia on Unilodgers. These include both private and shared spaces. If you don’t like to share your space, you will also find studio apartments in Columbia MO to rent. And if you’re looking for a place to share with your friends, you can also find some great apartments for rent in Columbia MO for that.

Does Unilodgers have short-term stays in Columbia Missouri?

Yes, Unilodgers has many short-term accommodations for rent in Columbia MO. All you need to do is use the filter on top of the page to see your options.

Does Unilodgers have any offers on accommodation in Columbia Missouri?

Yes, Unilodgers has tons of value deals and bonus add-ons available on homes for rent in Columbia MO. To view these offers in detail, you can visit the individual property pages.

What’s the best mode of transportation in Columbia Missouri?

To get around Columbia Missouri, you can use Go COMO which is Missouri’s public transit service including buses with fixed routes and paratransit services. The system takes you around all the major spots in the city and is also super affordable. So you can use the public transit options here and save yourself some money!

What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in Columbia Missouri?

Most of our homes for rent in Columbia are covered under the Pandemic Shield. This shield protects you from the COVID uncertainties and ensures your safety at the accommodation with measures like deep cleaning, social distancing markers, temperature checks, staff PPE kits, etc. To see more detail about the Pandemic Shield, visit the property pages.  

Do these accommodations provide WiFi to all residents?

Most of our student rental properties in Columbia MO include the WiFi in rent or provide it at no extra cost. For more details, please check the property pages.

Are these accommodations secure?

Your safety and security is the top most priority at the student housing in Columbia on Unilodgers. Your safety is assured with features like CCTV and secure door entry at these accommodations. Most of these student apartments in Columbia MO also have on-site staff to keep you safe. For more details about these features, please check the property pages.

What all is included in the rent?

Most of the student housing in Columbia MO include electricity, water, and gas in the rent. Some of these accommodations also include WiFi and insurance in rent. To check the specific inclusions, please visit the property pages.