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
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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

The world's largest student housing provider

Why should you book your student housing with us?

Finding and booking your student home can be overwhelming, and we are committed to making it safe and easy. That is why over 5 million students from over 177 countries trust us each year to find a place suitable to their needs!

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Get the lowest prices, plus Unilodgers exclusive offers that guarantee a sweet deal on every booking

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Our easy system lets you do everything on your own. However, if you need any help, our Personal Student Advisors (who are real people, not bots!) are there to help you. From the day you start looking, until the day you move out, we offer 24x7 support.

The rent, the whole rent, and nothing but the rent.

No service charges or hidden fees - the rent is all you pay.

All. The. Choices.

With over 1.5 million student rooms, we have something to suit every preference. Studios, private rooms, shared apartments, shared rooms - we’ve got them all.

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Student Apartments Houston, TX

Student Housing Options in Houston, TX


When it comes to staying options in an alien city, our fantastic student apartments in Houston trump it all. Book one of 5000+ student housing in Houston, TX that is well designed for your ultimate comfort. With a plethora of student houses in the city including furnished ensuites, studios, shared rooms, student halls, and 1 and 2 bedroom student flats you’ll never run out of options. Pick from the widest range of housing starting at  US$585 with amenities that are a student’s dream.

Looking for off campus housing near Jones Graduate School Of Business, Rice University, Texas Southern University, University Of Houston, or the University Of Houston-Clear Lake? Look no further! We have tons of options for student housing in Houston for you. Well equipped with amenities like parking spaces, WiFi, games rooms, lounges, fitness centers, and more, you will never get bored at your new home! Scroll on to view your options and begin your journey to exciting student life.

Living in Houston as a Student

  • Cost of living: As compared to other cities in the US, Houston 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 $3.92 and a meal at a restaurant would cost you about $15.
  • Student-friendly locations: The city has tons of student-friendly and safe areas for students. These areas are not just filled with facilities and markets but are also near major college campuses. Some of these are Southside, University Place, and South Central Houston.
  • Rent for students: The city offers a large range of affordable student housing options. You get the safest accommodations with spacious rooms and a comfy stay starting at just US$585 and with offers up to US$300 with Unilodgers.

Student Life in Houston, TX

The space city is known for its space centre, Texas BBQ, museums, the music scene and more. Here is everything you should be experiencing and visiting when in the city:

  • Parks and Gardens: If you’re an outdoorsy person, you’ll love this city for its beautiful parks and gardens. Go picnic under the sun, play golf or just walk around in nature at parks like Hermann Park, Discovery Green, Houston Arboretum & Nature Center, Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park and Memorial Park.

  • Space Centres: You will be amused by the space centres in this city. These centres will not only help you gain knowledge about outer space but will also have tons of interactive experiences for you to have. Visit the Space Center Houston and NASA Johnson Space Center.

  • Museums: Explore the rich history, culture and art of the city in the beautiful museums of the city. Some of these are The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston Museum of Natural Science, The Menil Collection, San Jacinto Museum of History and Lone Star Flight Museum.

  • Restaurants and Cafes: The city has various affordable and amazing restaurants that are serving delicious food from all around the world. While you’re here, don’t miss out on Oishii for the best Japanese cuisine, Tiger Den for amazing Ramen and Bubba's Texas Burger Shack for some mouth-watering burgers.

Student Travel in Houston, TX

  • Metro Rail and Buses: Houston has a wide network of metro rail and buses that will help you access all corners of the city with great ease. One-way fare of the rail and bus is $1.25 per ride each.

  • Biking and walking: The space city is very pedestrian-friendly and has tons of safe cycling routes and tracks. You can easily buy or rent a bike and get around the city in a cost-effective and economical way.

  • Student discounts: You can avail of a 50% discount on regular fares of the metro rail and local buses. This can be done with the help of a valid student ID.

Are you convinced yet? An exciting student life awaits you in Houston! Take the first step by choosing the student townhomes that fit your budget and needs!

Frequently Asked Questions

What’s the average rent for student accommodation in Houston?

On average, student apartments in Houston rent for about $650 per month. With Unilodgers, you can find options starting at just $594 per month. 

How can I find affordable student accommodation in Houston?

To find student apartments in Houston TX that has everything you want and fits 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 Houston?
 

Living it up as a student in one of Texas's great cities all depends on which neighbourhood you choose when you are looking for student apartments for rent in Houston TX. Some neighbourhoods are great for students are South Side and University Place. With great bars and joints to hang in, a huge student population, and much much more, these neighbourhoods are a cut above the rest for students. 
 

What are the different types of student accommodations available in Houston?

Our student houses for rent in Houston TX offers 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 Houston?

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

Does Unilodgers have any offers on accommodation in Houston?

Yes, we have a lot of great value deals and bonus add-ons available with our student homes for rent in Houston TX. For details, you can visit the property page and look at the offers listed. 

What’s the best mode of transportation in Houston?

The best way to get around Houston is through the great roadways here. You can drive or avail the bus services in the city to get wherever you want to be.
 

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

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

Are these accommodations secure?
 

Our best student apartments in Houston ensures 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 student apartments in Houston 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.