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Student Apartments Near The University Of South Carolina

The Retreat is Columbia's only craftsman-style cottage living community offering students an unparalleled, resort-like lifestyle with Columbia's best amenities and expansive greenspace. And with a savings of up to $855 a semester over the dorms, The Retreat is truly the very best in student living!

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Luxury Amenities

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Resort-Style Pools

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Fitness Centers

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Computer Lab

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Basketball Court

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Putting Green

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Private Shuttle

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The Epitome Of Luxury

If you're looking for off campus student housing near UofSC that caters to your every need — both academically and socially — without breaking the bank, you'll find everything you want and more at The Retreat at Columbia SC. Start your academic journey by skipping the dorm life and live independently in our cottages and townhomes. With gourmet kitchens, full-size washers and dryers and private bathrooms, The Retreat at Columbia is more up-scale social living than traditional student housing. Nowhere else can you find spa-like amenities, complete health and wellness facilities and quiet study lounges right outside your front door.

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Where Living Is An Art Form

University of South Carolina housing can be expensive, invasive (since resident directors are often required to visit rooms for frequent observations), and sometimes even frustrating. There are time restrictions that students must adhere to, inconvenient safety drills and constant meetings. The Retreat at Columbia offers students a better student housing alternative with spacious apartments, beautiful outdoor areas and enhanced privacy and security. Our luxurious off campus student apartments at UofSC, are fitted with the country's best amenities, offering the ultimate opportunity to relax with friends and focus on both socializing and academics.

Perfect Location

  • The Southern Belly BBQ
  • Cola's Restaurant
  • Eggs Up Grill
  • Terra Restaurant
  • California Dreaming Restaurant
  • Rosewood Shopping Center
  • Arcade mall
  • Forum
  • Crossroads Commons
  • Parkland Plaza
  • Trenholm Plaza
  • Main Street
  • Regal Columbia Cinema
  • Nickelodeon Theatre
  • AMC CLASSIC Columbia 10
  • Beltline Lanes
  • Escapology Escape Rooms Columbia (Vista)
  • Redbox
  • Owens Field Disc Golf Course
  • Carolina Softball Stadium at Beckham Field
  • University of South Carolina
  • Midlands Technical College - Beltline Campus
  • Midlands Technical College - Airport Campus
  • Midlands Technical College - Fort Jackson Campus
  • Midlands Technical College - Northeast Campus
  • Midlands Technical College - Harbison Campus