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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
Safe stays and flexible bookings + cancellations with Unilodgers Pandemic Shield. Read more
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

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About student housing in Columbia

Choose from tons of options of student housing in Columbia, SC with Unilodgers. We are here to make your student life easy with the most affordable housing options including furnished ensuites, studios, shared rooms, student halls and 1 and 2 bedroom student flats offering the best amenities. Our student apartments in Columbia, SC start from US$500 per month and fit under every budget.

Looking for off-campus housing near the Midlands Technical College or University Of South Carolina Columbia? You’ve landed at the right place! With us, you’ll be able to book from the best options of student housing in Columbia, SC that are near these universities and are also well-equipped with all the amenities you need. With amenities like WiFi, a games room, gym, parking spaces, cinema rooms and more, you will never get bored. So scroll down, find the best student home that fits all your needs and start booking.

Living in Columbia as a Student

  • Cost of living: As compared to other cities in the US, Columbia, SC is an affordable city for students to live in. To give you an example of the cost of living in the city, a regular cappuccino would cost you around $4 and a meal at a restaurant would cost you about $10.
  • Student-friendly locations: You will find lots of student-friendly areas in the city to live in. Most of these areas are near the university campuses and are also home to some of the best restaurants and cafes in the city. Some of these areas are Cayce, Midtown - Downtown, and Olympia-Granby
  • Rent for students: We understand the needs of a student. Keeping that in mind, our student flats to rent in Columbia, SC starts from US$500 and have offers up to US$300 to make it affordable and convenient.

Student Life in Columbia

The city is known for South Carolina State House, Riverbanks Zoo & Columbia Museum of Art. You will also find tons of amazing restaurants and cafes serving the most delicious food from around the world. Here is a list of all the places you need to visit here:

  • Parks and gardens: Explore the beautiful green spaces in the city and go hiking or on quiet picnics- either way, you will surely enjoy it. Some of the best gardens and parks are Riverbanks Zoo & Garden, Congaree National Park, Sesquicentennial State Park, Riverbanks Botanical Garden and Saluda Shoals Park.
  • Museums: Explore the fascinating history, culture and local art of the city by visiting the great museums here. Some of these monuments and museums are the South Carolina State House, Columbia Museum of Art and South Carolina State Museum.
  • Restaurants and cafes: The city has tons of affordable and amazing restaurants and cafes serving mouth-watering cuisines from around the world. Some of the best ones are Lizard's Thicket Restaurant, The Devine Cinnamon Roll Deli and The Southern Belly BBQ.

Student Travel in Columbia

  • Local bus: One of the best ways to get around the city is on the local bus. These buses connect all corners of the city and can take you around with great ease. A one-way fare is just $2.
  • Biking and walking: Another great way to get around the city is on a bike or on foot. The city has tons of safe biking lanes and walkways for you.

All set to begin an exciting student life? Take your first step with us by booking the student home of your dreams. Scroll down and get booking.

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