Local Living at University Edge

Start calling Akron your home when living at our off campus student apartments. There’s so much more to Akron than the University. Experience all of what Akron has to offer from restaurants, events, art and more when you call University Edge your home.

Restaurants Near Our Akron Student Apartments

Finding places to eat to have a dietary change of pace from cooking in our spacious apartment kitchens is not a challenge when you live at University Edge. If you get tired of the many offerings that the student union, Robertson Dining Hall, or your home-cooked meals, you can opt to eat at some of the local favorites near University Edge. Some of the best local restaurants near our apartments include:

  • Diamond Deli
  • Pad Thai
  • Cilantro
  • El Gato
  • Lockview
  • Taste of Bangkok
  • Spaghetti Warehouse

Plus you don’t even have to leave our University of Akron housing off campus housing to enjoy these restaurants:

  • Arby’s
  • Chipotle
  • Panda Express
  • Penn Station
  • Pulp

There’s something restaurant wise for everyone in near the university’s campus and downtown Akron. Be within walking distance of some of the best local restaurants while living at Universtiy Edge. Start exploring downtown Akron and find your new favorite restaurant!

Local Art at Our Student Apartments

Our residents don’t even have to leave our off campus student apartments to see art made in Akron, Ohio. At University Edge, we aim to not only create a great living environment for University of Akron students but also to support local businesses in the Akron area. Our efforts to support the local economy and arts is not something that just any Akron student housing company can claim. Our two courtyards feature art pieces from Don Drumm Studios, located just blocks away from University Edge.

Also, our lobby for our student apartments features artwork showcases popular sites in Akron, Ohio such as the Goodyear blimp. See it for yourself when you schedule a tour at our off campus apartments.

Attractions Near University Edge

Sure, you’re probably busy with classes, exams, and various student activities, but there’s still time to explore some of the events and attractions near our off campus student apartments.

Cheer on the Akron Rubber Ducks at a Minor League Baseball game and head over to the Akron Rubber Ducks Stadium for one of their special event nights like “Two for Tuesday” or “Giveaway Saturday.” Or take in more local art and stroll through an art installation or museum. The Akron art museum and Summit Arts space is close to our off campus housing and perfect for art majors or those who love learning more about art.

Have questions about local living in Akron, Ohio? Contact our team or apply online! At University Edge, our staff is available to answer your questions and help guide you to the right choice for Akron off-campus student housing.