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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 San Marcos

Looking for student apartments in San Marcos, TX? When you’re not busy studying, enjoy amenities like screening rooms for a movie, lounges, on-site laundry services, study rooms, maintenance teams, marathon weekends, and much more. With us, you get to choose from 5000+ student houses options with amenities that will make student life better. Choose comfortable and affordable townhomes to live starting from US$405 per month only. Here are the type of furnished student housing in San Marcos available on Unilodgers:

  • Ensuites

  • Studios

  • Shared rooms

  • 1 and 2 bedroom student flats

If you want to stay at student apartments near Texas State University, Unilodgers has tons of off campus housing options for you to choose from. Feel at home at the luxury student accommodations in San Marcos, TX that has been designed for you to feel at home. So scroll down and explore your options for the best student houses in the city.

Living in San Marcos as a Student

  • Cost of living: The city is quite an affordable one to live in for students. To give you an idea of the living cost here, a meal at a restaurant would cost you about $12 and a regular cappuccino would be $4.25.

  • Student-friendly locations: The city is full of some extraordinary, student-friendly areas. If you’re looking to stay near your campus and around some of the best restaurants, cafes and markets in town, look for student apartments in Forest Hills and Millview East.

  • Rent for students: We understand the needs of a student. Keeping that in mind, our student apartments in San Marcos, TX starts from US$405 and have offers up to US$350 to make it affordable and convenient.

Student Life in San Marcos

Whether you want to go camping, on a quiet picnic, want to explore the city’s culture or just go restaurant-hopping and try out new cuisines- the city has it all. Here are all the things you should definitely be doing when in San Marcos, TX:

  • Parks & Nature Reserves: If you’re looking to go camping, trekking or hiking, the city has tons of parks and reserves for you to explore. Visit Rio Vista Park, Purgatory Creek Natural Area, Five Mile Dam Park, Blanco Shoals Natural Area and Lake Kyle Park to explore the beautiful landscapes, go fishing or swim in the natural lakes.
  • Museums: If you’re keen to explore the city’s culture and history, you must visit the Calaboose African American History Museum and the LBJ Museum. Get a sneak-peek into the local African-American history and see the fantastic exhibits on the 36th US President.
  • Restaurants and Cafes: For the foodies, this city is heavenly. Full of some very affordable and great restaurants and cafes, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing what to eat. Visit the Grins Restaurant, Garcia's and Fuego Tortilla Grill for great burgers, and Mexican food. 

Student Travel in San Marcos

  • Municipal Bus: The city has various routes of the municipal bus that can take you around all corners. One way fare of the bus is $1, a daily pass can be bought for $2 and a monthly pass costs $30 for one.

  • Biking and walking: The city is great for biking and walking thanks to its safe and convenient bike lanes and walkways. All the corners of the city are well equipped with bike and trail systems for you to safely and comfortably bike around.

  • Student Discounts: Students can avail of a 50% discount on the one-way fares of the bus. You can get a student discount and travel on the local bus for 50 cents.  

What are you waiting for? A luxurious student life awaits you at San Marcos, TX. All you need to do is scroll down to see the best student homes in the city, and choose the one that fits your needs!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What does it cost to rent a student apartment in San Marcos, TX?

Student apartments in San Marcos, TX rent out to about $598 per month on average. You can find student housing in San Marcos, TX with Unilodgers starting from $399 per month.

What are the different types of student accommodations available in San Marcos, TX?

You can find various types of student apartments in San Marcos on Unilodgers. These include both private and shared spaces. If you prefer to have an entire place to yourself, you will also find studio apartments in San Marcos. And if you’re looking for a place to share with your friends, you can find some great accommodations for that too.

What is the best area to live in San Marcos, TX for students?

San Marcos, TX is full of some very hip neighbourhoods for students that are also situated near the major universities in the city. The best area for students to live in is Downtown Association, Forest Hills and Millview East. Other than being home to some of the best student apartments in San Marcos, these areas also have the best cafes, pubs and restaurants in all of the city!

How can I find affordable student rooms in San Marcos, TX?

You can find tons of affordable options for student housing in San Marcos 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.

Does Unilodgers have short-term stays in San Marcos, TX?

Yes, Unilodgers has many option for short-term student living in San Marcos, TX. All you need to do is use the filter on top and select your move-in month to see your options.

Does Unilodgers have any offers on student townhomes in San Marcos, TX?

Yes, Unilodgers has tons of value deals and bonus add-ons available on student living in San Marcos. To view these offers in detail, you can visit the individual property pages.

What’s the best mode of transportation in San Marcos, TX?

To get around San Marcos, TX, you can use the local San Marcos Municipal Bus services. These services will take you around all corners and the centre of the city and is also super affordable. So you can save yourself some money by using this public transport option!

What anti-COVID measures are in place at student houses in San Marcos, TX?

Most of our student living apartments in San Marcos, TX 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 student homes provide WiFi to all residents?

Most of our San Marcos off campus housing options include the WiFi in rent or provide it at no extra cost. For more details, please check the property pages.

Are these student flats secure?

Your safety and security is the topmost priority at the student apartments in San Marcos, TX on Unilodgers. Your safety is assured with features like CCTV and secure door entry at these accommodations. Most of these student apartments 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 houses for rent in San Marcos, TX 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.