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As the official off-campus housing partner of Indiana University, College Pads gives you the ability to compare more student-friendly houses and apartments for rent in Bloomington, IN than ANY other site!
College Pads partnered with IU-Bloomington to give students a place that they can compare hundreds of available apartments and houses for rent in Bloomington, IN that are close to campus. So you can say goodbye to the days of aimlessly walking around town searching for For Rent signs, and hello to the future of IU off-campus housing (cough - that's us).
All of the Bloomington, IN apartments and houses for rent have been verified and approved by our diligent team. Whether you’re looking to rent an apartment near College Ave, a duplex near Memorial stadium, or a house near Kirkwood Street, you'll be sure to find a place you'll love near IU-Bloomington using College Pads!
Unlike most schools that only have one peak season for off-campus housing searches, the Indiana University search cycle lasts through the first and second semesters most years. Look at you guys, being all different and stuff. So basically, you have the whole year to browse through all the available apartments and houses for rent in Bloomington, IN.
The only reason you’d need to start your off-campus search in the first semester would be if you want to live in one of the Bloomington apartments near IU or houses located near Tenth and College, with four or more bedrooms, or some crazy amenities. If thats the case, you’ll want to start calling landlords for tours towards the end of September.
Otherwise, if you’re looking to live one of the one-bedroom or studio apartments near IU-Bloomington, you’ll have till about Spring Break to get a place locked down.
Compared to other schools of its size, the rent for IU apartments isn't too bad. Cheap apartments in Bloomington, IN will cost you under $600 per month if you grab a few roommates. Not bad at all. All the more money to spend at Kilroy's on Friday night.
How much are 1 bedroom apartments near Indiana University?
1 bedroom apartments in Bloomington, IN cost around $648 on average.
How much are 2 bedroom apartments near Indiana University?
2 bedroom apartments in Bloomington, IN cost around $448 on average.
How much are 3 bedroom apartments near Indiana University?
3 bedroom apartments in Bloomington, IN cost around $456 on average.
How much are 4 bedroom apartments near Indiana University
4 bedroom apartments in Bloomington, IN cost around $490 on average.
How much are 5+ bedroom apartments near Indiana University?
While the price will vary depending on if you want a 5 or 12 bedroom rental, on average 5+ bedroom apartments in Bloomington, IN cost around $595.
This past September, thousands of IU students started searching for their next place on College Pads. Click here to find out what the most popular rentals near IU were this year.
It's hard to even list all of the best bars around Indiana. The internet is crawling with lists of great Indiana bars and everyone has their own style. Some cater to grad students. Some cater to bros. Some are dive bars. Some are clubs.
But students generally frequent these bars most often:
Not only does Indiana house the best parties, but it has some of the best scenery around - it was ranked the 15th most beautiful campus in the United States by BestCollegeReviews.org. You can rent or buy equipment for a day and they'll help you map out trips, learn about trails, and more.
Bloomington is a robust college town, with plenty of college bars and house parties that will be overflowing with people.
But aside from the basics, here are a few more things to check out:
Whatever you're into, just make sure you appreciate your time at IU. As we noted, it's truly beautiful and places like The Sample Gates should be appreciated. Try and find an apartment near the campus so you'll be able to walk, check out the scenery (and the squirrels) and make the most of your four years in Bloomington.