FAQs

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Am I eligible for accommodation at University Park?

All Abilene Christian University students who are upper classman, 21, or graduated from high school 2 years prior are eligible to apply for accommodation at University Park. This includes research assistants and full-time, part-time, undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Are pets allowed?

There is a strict no pets policy at University Park. This includes goldfish and birds.

Are priorities given to particular students?

The Village hosts a diverse range of residents from all over the world and across the United States, and we see this as a true strength of our community. To ensure fairness, we don’t give preference to any group over others. Therefore we encourage all applicants to submit the relevant forms as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Can I choose my roommates?

If you’d like to share an apartment with a friend, please specify this on yourroommate matching form. Given our high demand, we can’t guarantee to fulfill all requests, but we’ll definitely try our best to accommodate you. The earlier you and your friend apply, the easier it is for us to assign you to the same apartment. If you know someone who might want to live at the Village, you can refer a frend here!

Can I have a vehicle?

University Park allows all residents to have a vehicle but institutes a parking permit system. You will be given ACU/UP parking sticker purchased through your ACU account balance.

Can non ACU students live at University Park?

Although University Park is located on the campus of ACU, as long as you are a current student at a University, you are eligible to live with us! We are located 1.7 miles from Hardin-Simmons University, and 2 miles from Texas Tech’s Abilene nursing campus.

Can you help me find a roommate?

We do provide a roommate matching service at University Park. Please fill out theroommate matching form and submit it to our offices in order to take advantage of this free service.

Do you provide Internet access?

University Park shares the same internet network with Abilene Christian University. Broadband connectivity is available in every bedroom at the Village. We also have the clubhouse and laundry room where you can access wireless Internet for free.

How close is University Park to the University?

University Park is located on the ACU campus, in close proximity to the new Student Recreation and Wellness Center. It takes approximately five to ten minutes to walk to class depending on the location of the department.

How long are your lease agreements?

University Park offers Full 12-month leases, Academic 9-month leases, 7-month Spring/Summer leases, 4-month Spring leases, and 3-month Summer leases.

I have my own furniture; can I remove yours?

You may supplement the furniture that comes in the apartment but you may not remove any of the furniture provided to you by University Park.

What if I have a maintenance request?

As a resident if you have maintenance request you can call the office at 325.738.4600 to provide your name, unit number, request, and call back number or you can file a maintenance request online through your resident portal.