Apartment Rentals in U of A Area
Student apartments for rent near the University of Alberta just can't compete with the prices and location of Mainstreet's University Tower apartments. Formerly known as Newton Place and previously operated by the University of Alberta, this 21-storey, wheelchair-accessible building is a student's dream, right down to the three high-speed elevators to keep you from being late for class. These student suites are smoke-free with either carpet or hardwood and ceramic flooring, and offer balconies with sweeping views of downtown and the river valley to chill out or study on between classes. We offer laundry on each floor, and we include the fridge, stove, and window coverings; we also pay your heat and water bills to leave more room in your budget. This building provides generous sized apartments and storage rooms in-suite too, to also leave you more room for your stuff! Sleep soundly with video surveillance, security patrols, and secured building entry. Suites are cable-ready and internet-ready so you don't lose a moment of study time. Building currently features a social space and vending machine in the lobby, making it a great place to have fun and meet your neighbours! Apply online now!
Location and Community Details
It's easy to see why University Tower Apartments are the best choice for University of Alberta rental apartments. The building is directly across from U of A Hospital, and boasts a number of on-site amenities including a popular pub, a hair salon, and affordable dining options like Subway, Vegas Donair and Poutine, and right across the street from Tim Hortons and Wendy's—everything you need is right on your doorstep. Walk just a few steps to date-dining at Earl's restaurant and the caffeine-enthusiast's favourite Second Cup cafe. With public transit right outside and several scooter nests nearby, transportation to and from campus could not be easier.
- Steps from University of Alberta Campus & U of A Hospital
- 5-minute walk to University LRT Station
- 4-minute walk to groceries at H-MART, 9-minute walk to groceries at Safeway
- 10-minute walk to gym and pool at University of Alberta's Hanson Fitness Center
- 10-minute walk to Kinsmen Park
Don't miss out on the best deal for student housing in Edmonton! Apply online now!
University Tower Student Deals*
Students get exclusive perks, including:
- Security deposit of only $399
- 6, 9 & 12 month lease choices
- $100 off monthly rent**
**$100 off only on a minimum 12-month lease; excludes some units. *Students must be registered at a Canadian institution in full-time capacity, attending a minimum of 3 classes each semester. Must provide proof of registration at time of application. Please inquire for full details.
University Tower Apartments Rent Discounts**
Get an additional $50 off the monthly rental price on a 6-month lease, $100 off on a 9-month lease, and $150 off on a 12-month lease.
**Excludes some units. Inquire for full details.
Exclusive Pricing for TV & Internet!
Mainstreet tenants get exclusive low rates for Telus TV and Telus Internet.
*Some conditions apply. Tenants must inquire with Telus for more info or to redeem offer >
FREE Early Move-In!*
Move in early for FREE on rent-ready suites after January 18th on a 12-month lease or after January 22nd on a 6-month lease.
*Suites must be rent-ready and eligible applicants must pay first month's rent before move-in. Some units not eligible.
$100 Off* For Armed Forces & First Responders**
All veterans, active service members, and first responders (Police, Fire & EMS only)** get an additional $100 off* the monthly rental price.
*Minimum 12-month lease is required. **Subject to verification. Some units not eligible.
COVID-19 Safety Options
- Virtual Suite Tours Available*
- Flexible Lease Options**
*All suites can be toured virtually via Facetime or WhatsApp. **Ask about our Flex-Leases if you are looking for a shorter lease term due to the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. Flex-Leases are subject to a higher security deposit and do not qualify for some promotional rates, which are exclusive to 12-month leases.
Rental rates, incentives, and availability are subject to change without notice. Please inquire for current availability. Unit photos are provided for example only; individual suite appearance may vary. Rental rates are net and include current incentives on a yearly lease. Please note, multiple special offers cannot be combined. Contact the building's Resident Manager or Leasing Agent for more details. WARNING: Protect yourself from rental fraud. Only Mainstreet Equity Corp. employees or agents may show or offer rental agreements for our suites. Always ensure you are dealing with an authorized Mainstreet agent: look for Mainstreet clothing, ask for a business card, or call our 24-hour customer service to verify their identity. When in doubt: your local Mainstreet office will accept all payments. Never provide a deposit for a suite without first verifying you are dealing with a Mainstreet employee or agent. Please note: Mainstreet requires that all tenants acquire and maintain sufficient tenant insurance for the duration of their tenancy. Proof of this insurance is required at time of move-in. Tenants may choose their insurance provider or opt for Mainstreet's insurance partner.