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FAQ Information

APARTMENTS FOR RENT IN COLUMBIA, SC NEAR THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA


HOW DO I RESERVE A BED AT THE RETREAT?

Our application is online — quick, easy, and straightforward. To reserve a bed, click "Apply Now" on the righthand side of the page. You'll be redirected to the prospect portal. Start by creating an account or logging into your existing account. Next, fill out the form, select your favorite floorplan, and then electronically sign the completed housing contract. The entire process takes about 15 minutes. If you have further questions, please call, text, or email us.

HOW FAR IS IT FROM THE RETREAT FROM THE USC CAMPUS?

Located off Bluff Road, The Retreat is located approximately 2 miles from the USC campus.

WHAT KIND OF AMENITIES DOES THE RETREAT OFFER?

The Retreat offers a huge resort-style pool, beach volleyball, putting green & grilling pavilion, a horseshoe pit, two clubhouses, two fitness centers, tanning bed, social room, catering kitchen, private yards, porches & patios and expansive greenspace.

HOW MANY BEDROOMS ARE IN THE STUDENT COTTAGES?

The Retreat offers 6 different floorplans of 2, 3, 4, and 5-bedroom cottages.

HOW MANY BATHROOMS ARE IN THE STUDENT COTTAGES?

Each bedroom has its own private bathroom. The Birchmore and Brookshire cottages also offer an extra half bath.

HOW LONG IS THE LEASE?

Housing contracts begin August 10th and end July 25th.

ARE PETS ALLOWED IN THE RETREAT?

Yes, pets are allowed; however, there is a $300 non-refundable pet fee.

HOW MANY SQUARE FEET ARE IN EACH COTTAGE?

The cottages range in size from approximately 1251 square feet (2 BR/2 BA) to approximately 1880 square feet (5 BR/5 BA). See the cottage floorplan page for detailed measurements.

WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS OF OPERATION?

Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday: 12–5 p.m.
Sunday: 1–5 p.m.

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