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housingAll students who attend the University of Houston-Downtown live off-campus. The University of Houston-Downtown has no housing facilities, and students arrange their own housing. We recommend several nearby apartments and a homestay program.

Homestay Program
Classic American Homestays Tel: 1-713-772-1732
Contact: Ms. Barbara Land Fax: 1-713-772-3390
8511 Hiawatha Rates: $200.00 Placement fee
Houston, TX 77036 USA

$575 per month (room only)  $750 per month (room with continental breakfast & dinner)  


YMCA (Male only)
Short & long-term furnished rooms Tel: 1-713-659-8501
Contact: Housing Rates:$105.00 - $158.00 per week
1600 Louisiana
Houston, TX 77002  


Houston International Hostel
Short-term (14 days or less) Tel:1-713-758-9250
Co-op house (2-8 per room) $15.00/day, per person
5302 Crawford
Houston, TX 77004


Berkshires on Brompton
Houston House
7315 Brompton $45.00 Application Fee 1617 Fannin $25.00 Application Fee
Houston, Texas 77025 $670-$966 Rates Houston, Texas 77002 $850-$1385 Rates
713 665-1571 Phone $500 Deposit 713-308-2000 Phone $50.00 Admin. Fee
713-665-6411 Fax   713-308-2100 Fax $300-$500 Deposit Electric paid
Forest Oaks Apartments Southpoint
3600 W. TC Jester No Application Fee 12801 Roydon $35.00 Application Fee
Houston, Texas 77018 $479-659 Rates Houston, Texas 77034 $50.00 Admin. Fee
713-681-8004 Phone No Deposit 281-481-8813 Phone $530-$627 Rates
713-681-5844 Fax   281-481-2583 Fax (with 5% student discount)
    $3000.00 Liability Insurance Required
Richmont Square Bayou Park
1400 Richmond Avenue $35.00 Application Fee 4400 Memorial Drive $45.00 Application Fee
Houston, Texas 77006 $600-955 Rates Houston, Texas 77007 $700 and up Rates
713-522-1035 Phone $250-300 Deposit 713-861-9005 Phone $87.50 Deposit
713-522-6871 Fax email: 713-868-3320 Fax  
The Lanesborough

Allen House

1819 S. Braeswood Blvd. $45.00 Application Fee

3601 Allen Parkway

$45.00 Application Fee

Houston, Texas 77030 $920 and up Rates

Houston, Texas 77019

$640-1258 Rates

713-797-9393 Phone $500 Deposit

713-524-0514 Phone

$175-300 Deposit

713-797-9772 Fax

713-524-8570 Fax


Harvest Hill

Scotland Yard

8282 Cambridge

$40.00 Application Fee

2250 Holly Hall

$40.00 Application Fee

Houston, Texas 77054

$680 Average Rates

Houston, Texas 77054

$610-860 Rates

713-799-9046 Phone

$100 Deposit

713-799-9460 Phone

$250 Deposit

713-799-2890 Fax

(Student Discount Available)

713-799-1506 Fax

The Creole on Yorktown

Alexan Westheimer

2400 Yorktown

$35.00 Application Fee

2100 Westheimer Rd.

$50.00 Application Fee

Houston, Texas 77056

$712-1405 Rates

Houston, Texas 77098

$1360-2000 Rates

713-626-0608 Phone

$250-500 Deposit

713-523-1300 Phone

$300-400 Deposit

713-622-9016 Fax


713-523-1301 Fax


Nino & Associates, Inc.

2530 Yorktown

$70.00 Application Fee

3 E. Greenway Plaza


Houston, Texas 77056

$900-975 Rates

Houston, TX 77046


713-621-4527 Phone

$250 Deposit

Contact: Jillian Kutach


713-621-3376 Fax


713-964-4700 Phone

Yvonne Soto



713-666-4138 Phone  

2400 Augusta Drive, Suite 410


713-666-5803 Fax


Houston, Texas 77057


Contact: Phil Silberman


713-688-5585 Phone



Prices reflect efficiency or 1 to 2 bedrooms.Contact individual apartment complexes; some have microwave ovens, washer/dryers or laundry facilities, fitness centers, tennis/basketball courts, access gates, covered parking, intrusion alarms, fireplaces, storage closets, hot tubs, dry sauna areas, swimming pools, small convenience stores, dry cleaners, etc. All are close to bus lines, trolley or train.

Almost all have rate promotions; please contact individual apartment complexes for current specials.

Furniture Rental
Hoffer Furniture Cort Furniture Rental
8100 Westpark 5757 Richmond Avenue
Houston, Texas 77063 Houston, Texas 77057
713-780-4647 Phone 713-781-2341 Phone
713-780-0115 Fax 713-977-4293 Fax

Apartments are reasonable and easy to find in Houston. If you wish to rent one before you come, you can contact an apartment locator. The one listed below has furnished and unfurnished apartments available. Many thrift stores in Houston have inexpensive used furniture.

CITIHOMES & Apartment Locating Hotpads
6449 Westheimer

HotPads is a map-based apartment and rental home search engine, listing homes for rent, apartments, condos and real estate.

Houston, Texas 77057

Contact: Bobby Thomas  
713-268-2200 Toll Free: 800-208-1477  

Zillow is a home and real estate marketplace dedicated to helping homeowners, home buyers, sellers, renters, real estate agents, mortgage professionals, landlords and property managers find and share vital information about homes, real estate, mortgages, and home improvement
   is an apartment locator in Houston.

My Cheap Apartments is a free search engine for students.

Airport Pick-up can be arranged for a cost of $100.00. Please contact Gabriel Bedevian by email

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Last updated or reviewed on 6/26/14

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