Bowling Green State University Off-Campus Housing Guide When to search
When searching for a Bowling Green apartment or house for rent, students start looking as early as October and the search slows down around March. Students usually sign a lease in the spring but it is a really good idea to start looking as early as you can if you want to get an amazing place. Good Luck!
Rent In Bowling Green
Renting a Bowling Green apartment is extremely inexpensive! These are perfect prices for college students who are strapped for cash. As always your rent is going to go down the more people that you live with; but fortunately in Bowling Green there isn't too much of a difference in price. So if you weren't feeling living with a ton of people or you wanted to try out living alone its very manageable off campus at Bowling Green. Below is a price breakdown per room and per person.
Check out our list of top rated landlords near Bowling Green State University to begin your search.
- Falcons Pointe Apartments
Falcons Pointe Apartments boasts about resort style student living, and after reading through the list of offered amenities and services you’d have to agree.
- John Newlove Real Estate Inc.
John Newlove Real Estate is a company that’s been servicing the area for 40 years. They don’t just deal with student housing, as they offer many types of homes and living arrangements, but they do take pride in the college aspect.
- Green Meadow Apartments
Green Meadow Apartments pride themselves on offering simple pet-friendly living spaces in walking distance to many of the things a college student will need, all within one mile of the BGSU campus.
- Sycamore Square Apartments
The Sycamore Square Apartments are a 50-unit apartment complex featuring one-bedroom living arrangements that are located within walking distance to BGSU and for the adventurous students, downtown Bowling Green.
- The Edge
The Edge tells you to live life like you mean it. Billing themselves as having the best value in student housing, the Edge was built specifically with BGSU students in mind.
Life in Bowling Green, OH Where to Have Fun
Things to Do
Bowling Green, being a small town, seems like there aren't a lot of options, fortunately there is are things going on most of the time here! There is always some sort of event going on, on the BGSU campus that many students participate in. If you are looking to get off campus the main street downtown for loads of restaurants, bars, and places to shop.
There is also a really cool event that happens in September called the Black Swamp Arts Festival. If you have a chance to go you really should it's a very cool festival. Here is a link you can check out is you're interested in going.
In many small towns across the U.S. there isn't much of a selection when it comes to dining out and bar options. Luckily for BGSU students there are lots of options for restaurants and bars. If you wanted to hit up some bars downtown, there is a bus service that will take you to and from the bar scene. Bowling Green seems to have a bar or restaurant for you are into. Whether you want to have a casual night with friends or you are looking to dance the night away Bowling Green has got some options for you. Listed below are some top picks of different restaurants and bars. Enjoy!
- Call of the Canyon Cafe
- Sam B's
- Uraku Sushi
- Grumpy Dave's Pub
- Campus Quarters
- Liquid Bar
- Bowling Green Beer Works
If you are looking to take a stroll and see some beautiful flowers at the same time head on over to Wintergarden Park. They have a paved walk way lined with gorgeous flowers. Check it out! Also if you want some more outdoor action hit up Wood County Park District. They've got you cover for all of your canoeing, fishing, geocaching, and hiking needs. Check this out too if you can!