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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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Student Housing & Apartments East Lansing, MI

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About student housing in East Lansing

Choose from tons of options of student apartments in East Lansing 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 housing in East Lansing start from US$434 per month and fit under every budget.

Looking for off-campus housing near Lansing Community College East or Michigan State University? You’ve landed at the right place! With us, you’ll get to choose from the best student apartments in East Lansing that are fully equipped with amenities like WiFi, parking spaces, games rooms, gyms, outdoor courtyards and more. So start scrolling and find the student accommodation that fits all your needs!

Living in East Lansing as a Student

  • Cost of living: East Lansing is quite a pocket-friendly city to live in for students. If you’re wondering about the living cost for students here, let us give you an idea. If you go out for a meal at a restaurant, it’d cost you about $12.75.
  • Student-friendly locations: There are lots of student-friendly and safe areas in this city. These areas are not just near the university campus but are also well-equipped with all the essential facilities. Some of these areas are Grand River and Okemos.
  • Rent for students: We understand the needs of a student. Keeping that in mind, our student flats to rent in East Lansing starts from US$434 and have offers up to US$100 to make it affordable and convenient.

Student Life in East Lansing

The city has tons of things to do for everyone. The beautiful gardens, parks, lakes, fascinating museums and some of the most affordable and the best restaurants serving delicious food, it has it all. Here is a list of places you need to explore in the city:

  • Parks and Gardens: For the outdoorsy folks, the city has amazing gardens, parks and open spaces like W.J. Beal Botanical Garden, MSU Horticulture Gardens, and Lansing River Trail.
  • Museums: Explore the local art, culture and history of the city at fascinating museums like Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum and MSU Museum.
  • Restaurants and Cafes: You will find some great and affordable restaurants here serving mouth-watering food from all over the world. Some of these are Dagwood's Tavern & Grill, The Peanut Barrel, and Crunchy's.

Student Travel in East Lansing

  • Local Buses: Local buses are a great way to get around the city. A one-way fare is just $1.25.
  • Biking and walking: Utilize the safe biking lanes and walkways of the city. Get around on a bike and save yourself some money while staying fit on the go!
  • Student Discount: You can ride the local bus for just 60 cents if you present a valid student ID from college.

So are you convinced yet? Scroll down to browse through the best student homes in the city and choose the one that suits you best.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s the average rent for student accommodation in East Lansing MI?


On average, student homes for rent in East Lansing MI rent for about US$450 per month. With Unilodgers, you can find options starting at just US$399 per month.

How can I find affordable student accommodation in East Lansing MI?


To find student homes for rent in East Lansing MI that have everything you want and fit your budget, you can use Unilodgers’ search filters. You can choose the type of apartment, the location, as well as the maximum rent. 

What are some of the most popular neighbourhoods for students in East Lansing MI?


East Lansing MI has many chic, trendy neighborhoods that are close to its many college campuses, as well as fun to live in. Students especially like Grand River and Okemos where you can find a variety of comfortable and affordable student apartments for rent in East Lansing.

What are the different types of student accommodations available in East Lansing MI?


Homes for rent East Lansing offer a wide range of options. You can choose shared or private rooms where you will share common spaces such as kitchens, bathrooms, and living rooms. Alternatively, if you prefer more privacy, you can opt for a studio flat. You can also find many apartments that you can share with friends.

Does Unilodgers have short-term stays in East Lansing MI?


Yes, some of the student houses for rent in East Lansing on Unilodgers do offer short-term stays. You can filter these accommodations using the Tenancy Duration filter and find what you’re looking for.

How to get discount on apartments in East Lansing MI?


We have a lot of great value deals and bonus add-ons available with our student rental properties in East Lansing MI. For details, you can visit the property page and look at the offers listed.

What’s the best mode of transportation in East Lansing MI?

Getting around the city and surrounding areas is easy East Lansing MI thanks to the fleet of buses and trains available. Transportation routes are fairly convenient and the compact nature of the city makes walking a feasible option. 

What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in East Lansing MI?

Many of our East Lansing MI properties are covered under Unilodgers’ Pandemic Shield, which protects you from any COVID-related uncertainties. The features of Pandemic Shield include deep cleaning, social distancing markers, temperature checks, staff PPE kits, and more. For accurate details on what Pandemic Shield facilities are offered at a particular property, you can refer to the property page. Alternatively, you can use the Pandemic Shield filter options to shortlist properties that offer the facilities you are looking for. 

Do these accommodations provide WiFi to all residents?


Many of our accommodations offer WiFi at no extra cost or include it in the rent. For details, you can check the property pages.

Is East Lansing MI safe?

Our properties ensure your security with features like CCTV and secure door entry. Many of them also have on-site staff to keep you safe. You can find specific details about security features on individual property pages.

What all is included in the rent?


Many East Lansing MI accommodations include utilities such as electricity, water, and gas in the rent, while some also offer WiFi and insurance at no extra cost. However, for specific rent inclusions, please refer to the property pages.