University Housing consists of three unique apartment communities. The Phase I property (7900 Cambridge) was built in 1982 and offers first and second floor units in one, two and three bedroom floor plans. The Phase II property (1885 El Paseo built in 2005) and Phase III property (1885 El Paseo built in 2014) offer contemporary style living environments with four floors of one and two bedroom apartments and a four story parking garage located in the middle of the complexes.
All students, staff and faculty of UTHealth, Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) and MD Anderson Cancer Center are encouraged to apply for Phase I and II. Phase III is available only to full-time UTHealth students. Each apartment is carpeted and comes equipped with an all-electric kitchen. The El Paseo properties offer washers and dryers in each apartment. The Cambridge property offers coin and credit card operated washers and dryers housed in three laundry facilities.
Other amenities include 24-hour quality maintenance, a club house and convenient access to the UTHealth Recreation Center and shuttle service included for UTHealth Students ONLY, all others can purchase a membership.
Access to the University Housing property is controlled by a 24-hour guard.
The mission of University Housing is to provide a reasonably priced, well maintained, quality living environment to promote the academic success of students, faculty, and staff of UTHealth, BCM, and MD Anderson Cancer Center.
1b/1b Two Occupants
2b/2b Four Occupants
3b/2b Six Occupants
Residents are responsible for electricity, internet and cable. Xfinity is the only cable provider permitted at UT Housing.
No, each apartment has a fridge, microwave, and dishwasher. Only Phase II and III have stackable washer and dryers in the unit. Phase I has coin operated washer and dryers on property.
All students have access to UT shuttles and Rec Center through school fees. All others can contact the office at email@example.com to receive the needed form to fill out, return form to the Rec Center front desk and pay the $300 6-month membership fee via check or cash during business hours.
Please see Roommate Search Page. You are allowed to find a roommate but we do not match roommates. If you are applying for a two bedroom and do not have a roommate you are responsible for the full cost of the apartment.
Roommates must be affiliated (UTHealth, Baylor, MD Anderson) with the exception of related individuals. For this purpose, “related” is limited to spouses/significant others, siblings, parents and/or children of the primary occupant.
In Phase I or II, the primary resident must be faculty, student, or staff at one of the following: UTHealth, Baylor, MD Anderson.
In Phase III, the primary resident must be a full-time UTHealth student.
Student pricing is marked as * and includes affiliated students, residents, and fellows, all others is marked ** and includes affiliated faculty and staff.
Our annual waitlist sign up is every January. The 2022 waitlist is closed and all apartments offered will be off that waitlist until it is exhausted. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for walkin availability starting in September 2022.
Please see our Facebook UTHealth Houston Housing for helpful information regarding the waiting list.