Introducing Gainesville Ridge — the ultimate off-campus student housing experience in Gainesville! Our townhomes and student apartments for rent near the University of Florida campus offer resort-style amenities on a student budget — because being a student shouldn’t mean you have to sacrifice where or how you live. Visit us today and see for yourself how great college living could be.

Ultimate Gainesville Student Living Near UF

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Top 5 Reasons UF Students Live at Gainesville Ridge

Picture yourself at Gainesville's finest student apartments by the University of Florida.

Huge Townhomes with Optional Bonus Rooms

Our huge townhome units give you more space to call your own! Granite countertops, attached garages, and personal storage space are just the beginning—and one reason we’re the most coveted off-campus Gainesville apartments you could rent near the University of Florida!

Gainesville Ridge boasts the top luxury amenities in student housing for rent near UF.

Amazing Amenities Make UF Living Sweeter

The luxuries at The Ridge at Gainesville were designed with you in mind! You can take it easy floating the lazy river, challenge friends to a game of sand volleyball, soak in our 25-person hot tub, or catch the game on our outdoor 20-foot Jumbotron TV while preparing a feast fit for a Gator at one of our outdoor grills.

Gainesville Ridge student apartments are steps away from UF and Gainesville's hot spots.

Incredible location near UF and retail

With the University of Florida campus and retail shops both so close, our residents enjoy one of the best off campus housing communities in Gainesville. Our student apartments are conveniently located adjacent to a large retail and restaurant area, including a movie theater!

Our state of the art fitness center is one of Gainesville Ridge's compelling amenities.

High-end, fully outfitted fitness center

When you don’t have time to hit UF’s Southwest Rec Center, break a sweat in our state-of-the-art gym with open-air garage doors, vending machines, a tanning room, and more — ask us about classes and personal trainers coming soon!

Our luxury student apartments near UF are Gainesville's hidden gem.

Enhanced Access Security for peace of mind

Our student apartments feature monitored access, deadbolt locking bedrooms, and keyless entry so that UF students can focus on university coursework with less worry and more security.

Need more reasons to call Gainesville Ridge home? We have plenty!

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Gainesville Ridge apartments boast the top student housing near the UF campus.

Four and Five Bedroom

Level Two

Two Bedroom

Four and Five Bedroom Units

  • Granite countertops
  • Stainless appliances
  • En-suite bathrooms and walk-in closets
  • Keyless entry
  • Party-size living rooms
  • Attached garages with four large, locking personal storage closets
  • Covered patio with TV outlet (four-bedroom only)

Two Bedroom Units

  • Granite countertops
  • Stainless appliances
  • En-suite bathrooms and walk-in closets
  • Keyless entry
  • Pool view


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