University Commons

University Commons Best OU Student Housing in Athens! University Commons is a condominium residence for both students and non-students in the Athens area. We offer two bedroom, four bedroom, as well as studio units.
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Each resident's rent includes complimentary access to private off-street parking, a bus service that runs to and from campus, a fitness room, and in-ground pool. Additionally, University Commons foots the bill for your water, trash, and sewer utilities. If you have any questions you can visit our website (www.OUcommons.com) or email one of our office staff: Colleen, Leasing Agent Trisha, Office Manager

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OU alumni at Freeport on Daufuskie Island!
10/11/2020

OU alumni at Freeport on Daufuskie Island!

Looking for more space this fall at Ohio University. How about our deluxe 2 bedroom unit. It actually a 4 bedroom 2 bath...
07/23/2020

Looking for more space this fall at Ohio University. How about our deluxe 2 bedroom unit. It actually a 4 bedroom 2 bathroom unit for two people. Get your private bedroom, bathroom and study! Limited availability. Call or text 740-593-7571 for details. University Housing is a “Equal Housing Opportunity” company.

Looking for a bit more space this year? How about our deluxe two bedroom apartment. It's really a four bedroom two bathr...
07/23/2020

Looking for a bit more space this year? How about our deluxe two bedroom apartment. It's really a four bedroom two bathroom apartment for two people. So you get a private bedroom and study with your very own bathroom. To learn more about this limited offer give us a shout via text or phone at 740-593-7571.

07/20/2020

Parking lot repairs are almost complete. Thank you for cooperating with us. Will post picture when done. Big thanks to Roese Brothers Paving.

The new “normal” way to have a staff meeting! Thankful for a staff that rolls with it 🤪 Don’t forger we are still here t...
05/15/2020

The new “normal” way to have a staff meeting! Thankful for a staff that rolls with it 🤪 Don’t forger we are still here to help, call/text 740-593-7571! #students #studenthousing #athensohio #ohiouniversity #collegelife #zoommeeting #covid19

Reminder!! We are taking any of our residence who are interested to Kroger! Tomorrow at 10:00am. Text 740-593-7571 to re...
05/05/2020

Reminder!! We are taking any of our residence who are interested to Kroger! Tomorrow at 10:00am. Text 740-593-7571 to reserve a spot! #student #studentlife #athensohio #collage #covid19 #studenthousing

Reminder!! We are starting our bus runs to Kroger, tomorrow, April 20. Text 740-593-7571 for details! #student #studenth...
04/19/2020

Reminder!! We are starting our bus runs to Kroger, tomorrow, April 20. Text 740-593-7571 for details! #student #studenthousing #athensohio #foodrun #covi̇d19

We want to offer rides to our residence to Kroger / Wal-Mart for any items they might need. Text Chris Breeze at 740-593...
04/14/2020

We want to offer rides to our residence to Kroger / Wal-Mart for any items they might need. Text Chris Breeze at 740-593-7571 for all the details! #student #studenthousing #athensohio #covid19

TOMORROW!! Join us for the last home game for men’s basketball!! University commons has tables and drink vouchers for th...
02/27/2020

TOMORROW!! Join us for the last home game for men’s basketball!! University commons has tables and drink vouchers for the Hardwood house! RSVP 740-593-7571 text or call! #student #studentlife #studenthousing #sports #residentparty #athensohio

Meet Valeria Garrido! She came in and toured a University Commons unit and won AirPods! Thanks to everyone who came to c...
02/26/2020

Meet Valeria Garrido! She came in and toured a University Commons unit and won AirPods! Thanks to everyone who came to check out the Commons and signed a lease #student #studentlife #college #studenthousing #athensohio #ohiouniversity

RESIDENT PARTY!!! This Friday, the 28th! Doors at 5:30 at The Hardwood House- special seating, food and drink vouchers! ...
02/25/2020

RESIDENT PARTY!!! This Friday, the 28th! Doors at 5:30 at The Hardwood House- special seating, food and drink vouchers! RSVP and get entered to win 4 Courtside Seats! OU vs Kent State. The bus will be running you to and from! @ University Commons

Here is a finals bus schedule! Call or text with any questions! 740-593-7571. ❄️
12/11/2019

Here is a finals bus schedule! Call or text with any questions! 740-593-7571. ❄️

Who’s ready for the Fall Resident Party?! We are excited to feature @devilskettlebrewing and the West End Ciderhouse! Oh...
11/15/2019

Who’s ready for the Fall Resident Party?! We are excited to feature @devilskettlebrewing and the West End Ciderhouse! Oh and pie 😋 #studentlife #studenthousing #college #athensohio #pie #residents

Such a great time at our #residentparty this weekend! Thank you to everyone who came out! Can’t wait for the next one!! ...
09/16/2019

Such a great time at our #residentparty this weekend! Thank you to everyone who came out! Can’t wait for the next one!! #student #studentlife #college #athensohio #youarewhatyoueat #local #localbusiness #thanks @ Athens, Ohio

TODAY! Come to the clubhouse from 2-5 to graze on some local food and beverage: 2-5pm! @farmontheridge @lvcreamery #resi...
09/14/2019

TODAY! Come to the clubhouse from 2-5 to graze on some local food and beverage: 2-5pm! @farmontheridge @lvcreamery #residentparty #college #student #studentlife #athensohio #local #youarewhatyoueat

Doing some recon for the #residentparty this Saturday! #shoplocal #college #student #studentlife #youarewhatyoueat #loca...
09/13/2019

Doing some recon for the #residentparty this Saturday! #shoplocal #college #student #studentlife #youarewhatyoueat #localbusiness #athensohio

This is going to be an awesome #residentparty - join us in the clubhouse on Saturday!! @farmontheridge sausage .... cide...
09/12/2019

This is going to be an awesome #residentparty - join us in the clubhouse on Saturday!! @farmontheridge sausage .... cider from the West End Cider House and other local snacks! #student #studentlife #college #athensohfarmersmarket #athensohio @ohio.university

Best door sign ever. Thanks @donkeycoffeeohio . #justbekind #washyourhands 😂 #collegetown #athensohio #humortostarttheda...
08/27/2019

Best door sign ever. Thanks @donkeycoffeeohio . #justbekind #washyourhands 😂 #collegetown #athensohio #humortostarttheday #student #studentlife #college #ohiouniversity

Buddha Bowl from @kindred.market amazing!!! #youarewhatyoueat #student #studentlife #athensohio #ohiouniversity #peopleo...
08/23/2019

Buddha Bowl from @kindred.market amazing!!! #youarewhatyoueat #student #studentlife #athensohio #ohiouniversity #peopleofathens

08/22/2019

Open mic. #student #studentlife #college #athensohio #ohiouniversity #casanuevabodega #summer #backtoschool @casanuevaathens

Only a few days away!! We are so excited for our students moving in this weekend! #student #studentlife #college #athens...
08/21/2019

Only a few days away!! We are so excited for our students moving in this weekend! #student #studentlife #college #athensohio #peopleofathens #backtoschool

RIP Tony Morrison. Legend. #college #collegelife #ohiouniversity #thankyouforyourwords #student #studentlife #athensohio
08/08/2019

RIP Tony Morrison. Legend. #college #collegelife #ohiouniversity #thankyouforyourwords #student #studentlife #athensohio

This Sat, Aug 3, is Bounty on the Bricks! It’s an incredible way to support your local community! Who going?!  Tickets o...
07/30/2019

This Sat, Aug 3, is Bounty on the Bricks! It’s an incredible way to support your local community! Who going?! Tickets on athensohio.com. #local #localbusiness #athensohio #studentlife #youarewhatyoueat #thankafarmer #college #collegetown #ohiouniversity

It’s a @fluffbakeryathens coffee and cookie kind of Monday! #mondayvibes #summer #student #studentlife #studenthousing #...
07/08/2019

It’s a @fluffbakeryathens coffee and cookie kind of Monday! #mondayvibes #summer #student #studentlife #studenthousing #summersession #college #athensohio #ohiouniversity

Back at it! #summersession #student #summer #college #studenthousing #comeseeginger @ohio.university
07/02/2019

Back at it! #summersession #student #summer #college #studenthousing #comeseeginger @ohio.university

Last day of #summersession 1! Weekend breather and back at it for #summersession 2!! @ohio.university #summer #college #...
06/28/2019

Last day of #summersession 1! Weekend breather and back at it for #summersession 2!! @ohio.university #summer #college #studenthousing #student

Just a heads up that we will be closed on July 4th!! Let us know how we can help you before the holiday! #studenthousing...
06/27/2019

Just a heads up that we will be closed on July 4th!! Let us know how we can help you before the holiday! #studenthousing #college #summer #student #comeseeginger #july4th

Good morning @athensohio - we got some good #summervibes, hang in there @ohio.university is about to end the first #summ...
06/26/2019

Good morning @athensohio - we got some good #summervibes, hang in there @ohio.university is about to end the first #summersession!!!! #student #summer #college #studenthousing #comeseeginger

It’s a good day for coffee and snacks from the @kindred.market ❤️ #student #summer #college #studenthousing #local #loca...
06/24/2019

It’s a good day for coffee and snacks from the @kindred.market ❤️ #student #summer #college #studenthousing #local #localbusiness #thankafarmer

It’s a great day to visit the @pleasant_hill_vineyards_llc - amazing property! Amazing people!! #student #college #summe...
06/21/2019

It’s a great day to visit the @pleasant_hill_vineyards_llc - amazing property! Amazing people!! #student #college #summer #studenthousing #wine #local #localbusiness #lovewhereyoulive

Much needed latte from @donkeycoffeeohio 😴 it’s almost Friday.... #studenthousing #student #college #summer #summersessi...
06/20/2019

Much needed latte from @donkeycoffeeohio 😴 it’s almost Friday.... #studenthousing #student #college #summer #summersession @ohio.university

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15 South Shafer Street
Athens, OH
45701

Opening Hours

Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday 09:00 - 17:00

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(740) 593-7571

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Rent 1 or bring 3 friends to this 4 BR condo currently available for the upcoming school year. Reduced rental amount if you act now. Contact Mike at 330-447-8482
If anyone spots this cat roaming around, please message me. She is very friendly. Thank you!
Hey guys! I am transferring schools after this semester, so I am looking for someone to sublease my apartment! It’s from May to May. Let me know if you’re interested!!
***SUBLEASER WANTED*** UNIVERSITY COMMONS https://www.oucommons.com/ • 4 Bedroom/2 Full Baths • $400 a month or $1200 up front (May-July) o Plus electric and wifi: about $50 a month • LGBT friendly • Amenities: o Complete Furnishing – Including sofa, chairs, tables, beds, desks, dressers, dining furniture, lamps, blinds, and wall-to-wall carpeting o Housewares – Including dishes, glasses, utensils, cookware, and cleaning tools o Deluxe Appliances – Including in-unit washer and dryer, dishwasher, refrigerator, stove, disposal, central heat and A/C o Internet/Cable – Wired within each bedroom o Clubhouse Amenities – Featuring a swimming pool and workout facilities and free printing (just bring your own paper) o Private Bus Service – This service runs hourly to and from campus and uptown, and is the only exclusive service in Athens o Storage Space – Including large closets and spacious, locked storage rooms o On-Site Management – Our management team and full-time maintenance staff are available to address any and all resident concerns or problems o Free busing and parking • I have lived in our apartment for 2 years now and I absolutely love it and have no complaints. The apartment is really nice and one of the cheapest and best offers we found in Athens. Plus, it is fully furnished which is super nice because you don’t have to worry about moving in and out. The staff has also always been very kind to us. • Also, we are all graduating so if you are interested in renewing a lease for next year, you could! Our apartment looks exactly like the one in the virtual tour here: https://www.oucommons.com/floorplans/ If interested, feel free to message me on Facebook or shoot me a text at (440) 714-7180 I'm also more than willing to give you an in-person tour, if you are interested.
I am looking for a room to rent. I am from Brazil and I will arrive in Athens Sunday. Looking forward to hear back from you ASAP. Sincerely, Thiago Melo
WORST PLACE EVER, FULL OF INSECTS, RUDE STAFF, AND THEY CHARGE YOU FOR ABSOLUTELY EVERYTHING!!!!!!!!!! PLEASE DO YOURSELF A FAVOR AND DO NOT LIVE HERE!!!!!!!!!
Is anyone looking to sublease? I need to move in immediately. I need a lease from now until May. Please message me if you are interested. Thanks!
Looking for a sublease for this Fall semester--end of August through mid-December,2018. Please message me at [email protected] with any leads. Thank you!
Looking for a sublease option from June 20th to August 20th for my friend and his wife. DM me please. They are willing to pay more if there is good option
Subleasing 1 bedroom in a 2 bedroom apartment from May-end of July. Both roommates will be moved out. Message me if interested for details. Looking to subleasing cheap!