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Logan Square 733 W Glenn Avenue Auburn, AL 36 ...

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23 mins by public transport to Central Auburn

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721 Aspen Heights Ln

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37 mins by public transport to Central Auburn

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211 W. Longleaf Dr

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12 mins by public transport to Central Auburn

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300 E Longleaf Dr

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12 mins by public transport to Central Auburn

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About Auburn - AL 

Auburn is located in Alabama - AL, and is one of the most popular destinations among students. Here is a breakdown of the proportion of international students by level of study in Auburn- AL 

  • Undergraduate: 55%

  • Postgraduate: 45%

Auburn in AL has 8.1% international students. The city is considered to have a large number of international students. Three world-class universities are located in the city, including Auburn University, Troy University, and Tuskegee University contributing to its excellent higher education reputation.

Popular Student Areas in Auburn - AL 

Popular Auburn- AL areas amongst university students are The Historic District, Tiger Town, and Shanes Park. There are a few things to keep in mind while searching for the perfect student area to stay in, including transportation, cost, and amenities.

1. Students living in The Historic District will be near Auburn University, and purpose-built student apartments would cost around $400 - $600/month.

  • Travel time from The Historic District to Auburn's Downtown by different modes of transportation:

  • Bus - 15-20 minutes

  • Car - 5 minutes

  • Walking - 10-15 minutes

  • Biking- 5-10 minutes 

2. Students living in Auburn- AL, Tiger Town and purpose-built student flats would cost approximately $500 - $900/month. In this area, the Southern Union State Community College is an academic institution that is close to the area. 

  • Travel time from Tiger Town to Auburn's Downtown by different modes of transportation:

  • Biking- 10-15 minutes

  • Bus - 15-20 minutes

  • Car - 5-10 minutes

  • Walking - 20-25 minutes

3. Students living in Shanes Park and purpose-built student rooms would cost around $400 - $700/month. In this area, nearby universities include Troy University and Tuskegee University, etc.

  • Travel time from Shanes Park to Auburn's Downtown by different modes of transportation:

  • Biking- 30-45 minutes

  • Bus - 25-30 minutes

  • Car - 15-20 minutes

  • Walking - 45 minutes

Best Student Off-Campus Housings in Auburn - AL 

Auburn- AL, has a variety of student room options, and students can explore different areas in the City in proximity close to their universities and budgets. 

Popular student Off-Campus Housing in Auburn- AL, that provides almost every room in Logan Square.  

Discover Student Room Types in Auburn - AL 

The purpose-built student housing in Auburn - AL typically includes a variety of amenities included in the bills; it varies according to the provider's terms and conditions. But broadly, we suggest a student should consider budget, needs, and preferences while making decisions. 

Here, we have categorised the room types given below based on preferences and budget to help you in your decision-making.

Type 1: Affordable off-campus student housing in Auburn- AL: 

These cost around $400 - $1,200 /month on average and are recommended for students who are comfortable sharing space. Typically, such properties are houses or apartments. 

  • Shared room

    • Amenities: Self-contained apartment with multiple bedrooms, shared bathroom, shared kitchen

    • The Historic District avg. Rent:  $500 - $700/ month

    • Tiger Town avg. Rent: $400 - $600/ month

    • Shanes Park avg. Rent: $300 - $500/ month

  • Triple/ Quadruple rooms

    • Amenities: Private bedroom, Shared bathroom, shared kitchen

    • The Historic District avg. Rent: Triple: $350 - $500/ month 

                                                     Quadruple: $250 - $400/ month

  • Tiger Town avg. Rent:Triple: $300 - $450/ month 

                                                     Quadruple: $200 - $350/ month

  • Shanes Park avg. Rent:Triple: $200 - $300/ month 

                                                     Quadruple: Below $200/ month

  • Entire place

    • Amenities: Private bedroom, Shared bathroom, shared kitchen

    • The Historic District avg. Rent: $1,200 - $2,500/ month.

    • Tiger Town avg. Rent: $800 - $1,500/ month

    • Shanes Park avg. Rent: $600 - $1,000/ month

Type 2: Affordable off-campus student apartments in Auburn- AL, with privacy: These rooms cost around $400 - $1,200/ month

  1. Single Room

    1. Amenities: Private bedroom, Shared bathroom, shared kitchen

    2. The Historic District avg. Rent: $600 - $800/ month

    3. Tiger Town avg. Rent:  $500 - $700/ month

    4. Shanes Park avg. Rent: $400 - $550/ month

  1. Flatshare 

    1. Amenities: Private Bedroom in a shared house or flat, shared bathroom, shared kitchen

    2. The Historic District avg. Rent: $650 - $850 / month

    3. Tiger Town avg. Rent: $550 - $750 / month

    4. Shanes Park avg. Rent: $450 - $600 / month

    5. Recommended student-shared flats include Logan Square

  1. Twin Rooms

    1. Amenities: One room with 2 single beds, Shared bathroom, shared kitchen

    2. The Historic District avg. Rent: $525/ month per twin room

    3. Tiger Town avg. Rent: $425/ month per twin room 

    4. Shanes Park avg. Rent: $325 / month per twin room

  1. Double Rooms

    1. Amenities: One bedroom with double bed, shared bathroom, shared kitchen

    2. The Historic District avg. Rent: $600 - $750/ month

    3. Tiger Town avg. Rent: $450 - $600/ month

    4. Shanes Park avg. Rent: $350 - $500/ month

Room Type 3: Auburn- AL Off-campus student rooms with privacy, quiet space, and near the Downtown cost around $500 - $1,200/month. 

  1. Student Flats 

    1. Amenities: Private bedroom, private bathroom, private kitchen

    2. The Historic District avg. Rent: $600 - $1,500+/ month

    3. Tiger Town avg. Rent: $500 - $1,000+/ month

    4. Shanes Park avg. Rent: $400 - $800+ / month

    5. Browse through Auburn- AL student flats such as Logan Square

  1. Student En-Suite Rooms 

    1. Amenities: Single bedroom, Private bathroom, shared kitchen

    2. The Historic District avg. Rent: $800 - $1,500+ / month

    3. Tiger Town avg. Rent: $600 - $1,200/ month

    4. Shanes Park avg. Rent: $500 - $800+/ month

    5. Browse through students' en-suits in Auburn- AL, such as  Logan Square

  1. Student Studios

    1. Amenities: private bedroom, Private bathroom, private kitchen

    2. The Historic District avg. Rent: $700 - $1,200+/ month

    3. Tiger Town avg. Rent: $550 - $900+/ month

    4. Shanes Park avg. Rent: $450 - $700+ / month

Room Type 4: Students who prefer amenities over budget

Student Penthouse in Auburn- AL costs around $3,000+/month.

These are suitable for students who prefer to have private bedrooms, a private balcony, a terrace, privacy, spacious rooms, and a top floor which is more over budget.

 Cost of Living in Auburn- AL for Students

It varies depending on students’ lifestyle choices, but overall keeping your Auburn- AL student housing rent apart, some additional expenses around Food expenses cost + Transportation cost + US$140 - US$440 are overlooked. We have curated a list of such necessary items along with some tips to help you reduce the cost of living in Auburn- AL as a student:

  1. Food Expenses: $200 - $400 /month on average. 

    • We suggest buying groceries that cost around  $260 /month and cooking your own meals. 

    • Shop from grocery stores that offer student discounts on grocery items, such as.

      • Trader Joe's : Store available in Auburn- AL, which frequently has sales and special offers, making it easy to score good deals on essentials like produce, frozen food, and pantry staples.

      • Target store: The store available in Auburn- AL, which runs weekly sales and promotions on groceries alongside other household essentials, including food and also offers RedCard for additional discounts.

      • Aldi: Store available in Auburn- AL which is popular for rock-bottom prices on grocery items..

      • Walmart: Store available in Auburn- AL, which offers a student-focused Walmart Student program for free shipping on grocery orders over US$35 and access to exclusive discounts.

      • Costco : Store available in Auburn- AL, which offers student membership-based discounts on bulk buying groceries, including fresh produce, meat, and pantry staples.

      • Auburn- AL Food Banks: Offers groceries/food for free or lowest prices possible. To find such local food banks and their eligibility criteria, visit Feeding America's website or by calling 211.

  1. Transportation Expenses: $50 - $150/month on average. Tips to save some money on daily transportation in Auburn- AL, while living as a college student. According to your preferences, the University distance from your residence, you may choose whichever option suits you.

  • Rent Bicycles: A few companies offer Docked Bike Sharing and Dockless Bike Sharing at discounted prices for students. Also, the students can look for Campus Bike Rental Programs offered by their university. Search for such companies near your student accommodation.

  • Buses & Metro Passes: Many transit agencies offer student discounts on transportation fares. Generally, you can visit PassFinder or the American Public Transportation Association (ATA) website to find student discount passes and their Terms and Conditions.. 

  • Trains: Amtrak Intercity trains connect major cities across the country, and can be a good option for weekend tours. It offers student discounts for people aged between 12-25 years.

  • Ridesharing: Alternative to taxis, companies like Uber and Lyft offer student discounts. Just ensure that their services are available in Auburn- AL.

  • Carpooling: Some universities and colleges offer carpool matching programs for students.

  • Electric Scooters: These are a flexible option for short trips within the city. Many companies such as Bird, Lime, Spin, Lyft, Skip, Voi, Tier, Bolt, and Neuron offer student discounts or reduced fares for certain plans. Just ensure that their services are available in Auburn- AL.

  1. Kitchen Essentials: cost you around between US$140 - US$440 approximately. However, it depends upon your student room regardless of on-campus and off-campus apartments if kitchen essentials are included in the rent or not. Check the property page you are interested in, is recommended. Cost may vary according to the City.

    • Basic cookware set (pots, pans, skillet): $30-$100

    • Utensils (spatulas, spoons, forks, knives): $20-$50

    • Plates, bowls, mugs: $20-$40

    • Cutting board, knives: $20-$50

    • Small appliances (microwave, toaster, coffee maker): $50-$200

    • Tips for international students to save money on Kitchen essentials

      • Thrift stores and consignment shops

      • Reuse utensils of former students leaving the city. Join international student groups or ask your friends for someone who is ready to give away their utensils or lend you.

      • Online marketplaces are helpful to buy items at affordable prices and buy second-hand items. Ensuring to personally check the item is recommended.

      • Check if your university has any College campus rental programs for Kitchen utensils.

      • Search for Appliance rental companies nearby in the city to rent out the Kitchen essentials.

      • Cook in groups: If you are a group of students moving together, Divide the selected rental utensils bill with them. It will reduce the cost way more than expected.

  1. Bedding, Bathroom, and Cleaning Essentials: would cost you approximately US$250 - US$1000.

    • Bedding Essentials would cost you approximately US$220 - US$850.

including

  • Mattress and box spring: $150-$500 (Some properties already include it in rent, checking before buying yourself is recommended )

  • Comforter: $30-$200 (Some properties already include it in rent, checking before buying yourself is recommended )

  • Sheets: $20-$50

  • Pillows: $10-$50

  • Blanket: $10-$50

  • Bathroom Essentials would cost you around US$36 - US$160 approximately.

Including

  • Toothbrush: $2-$10

  • Toothpaste: $2-$10

  • Bar soap: $1-$5

  • Body wash: $3-$15

  • Shampoo and conditioner: $5-$20

  • Razor: $5-$15

  • Shaving cream: $3-$10

  • Towel: $5-$20

  • Bathrobe: $10-$50

  • Cleaning Essentials: would cost you around US$30 - US$80 approximately.

Including the items shared below. Generally cleaning essentials are required for the living in studio apartments and private rooms.

  • Dish soap: $1-$5

  • Sponges: $1-$5 for a pack of 2-3

  • Trash bags: $5-$10 for a large roll

  • Laundry detergent: $5-$15 for a small bottle

  • Cleaning wipes: $2-$5 for a pack

  • All-purpose cleaner: $3-$10

  • Toilet bowl cleaner: $2-$5

  • Mop and bucket: $10-$20


  • Tips for international students to save money on Bedding & Bathroom essentials

    • Shop during sales, promotions on special occasions

    • Buy in Bulk from the stores which offer student discounts.

    • Reuse Bedding essentials of former students leaving the city. Join international student groups or ask your friends for someone who is ready to give away their bedding essentials.

Frequently Asked Questions

Check out these answers to common questions and go to Help Centre for more details.

When should I start looking for Auburn student housing?

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Starting your search for student housing in Auburn early is recommended. The earlier, the better. Also, Casita is there to help you with most of the steps: the room type, the amenities provided, the location, and the proximity to your university.

Are there short-term stays in Auburn?

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Yes, but you should check the availability of your Auburn student accommodation of choice during your desired period. You can also refer to a Casita accommodation expert to help you find accommodation that accepts short-term stays.

Can you suggest any Auburn- AL student residences that are pet-friendly?

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Some providers in Auburn- AL, offer pet-friendly room options for students. Contact our accommodation experts for more information!

Can you suggest girls' or boys' only shared student rooms in Auburn- AL?

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Some providers may arrange only girls' or boys' housing. Speaking with Casita’s student expert can help you better arrange one who want their own space.

How much rent does a student pay for accommodation in Auburn?

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The average monthly cost for student housing in Auburn, specifically an apartment, is around $1,815. Other room types, like en-suite rooms or studios, may cost more or less depending on the provider.

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