UF apartments are plentiful in all directions around campus. Adding UF with Santa Fe there is a very large population of college students in Gainesville with plenty of off campus housing to serve them.
UF has some key roads or streets that are very much geared for college living. There are shuttles and buses that run these routes. A great reference point for out of towners is I-75 intersecting with Florida NE State Road 24. State Road 24 is also SW Archer Road.
ARCHER. Traveling on Archer Road toward Depot park and UF, you will find many apartments to the left and right. Some apartments might not be directly on Archer but close where its a quick turn into a second road. You will also find many businesses, shops, and restaurants in the area.
SW 34th Street intersects with Archer and there are many apartments off roads that branch from this street.
SW 13th Street also intersects with Archer and there are many apartments off roads that branch from this street. 13th Street is closer to the university than SW 34.
W UNIVERSITY Ave intersects with 13th Street and marks the sweet spot of walking distance to UF. There are also lots of apartments in the radius of this intersection. Within this radius is packed with shops, restaurants, and groceries. The well known apartment here is The Standard. As for shops and restaurants, Publix, Bank of American, Stars Bucks, CVS Pharmacy, Pizza, McDonalds, Circle K, Chipotle, Filipes Mexican Taqueria, Mothers Pub and Grill, and many more.
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