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Grad Student Apartments Near Mississippi State University

The Retreat Lifestyle

Graduate studies present enough of a challenge already, so why not surround yourself with all the modern comforts that make life easier? The Retreat at Starkville is a revolutionary type of off-campus housing for graduate students at Mississippi State University (MSU). Our multi-level townhomes feature private bedrooms and all the furnishings you’ll need to live comfortably. We have study rooms and a computer lounge available for workspaces, and with all the amenities we offer, your free time will never go to waste! Explore The Retreat at Starkville and discover the perfect complement to your MSU grad studies!

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Bagley College of EngineeringOnly 4min Away Bagley College of Engineering
Mississippi State University College of EducationOnly 4min Away Mississippi State University
College of Education
Mississippi State University College of BusinessOnly 8min Away Mississippi State University
College of Business
Expansive Greenspace
Expansive Greenspace

The greenspace is a popular area for residents to meet up or walk their dogs in our pet-friendly community.

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Our residents can take advantage of spa-quality tanning beds without having to travel far from home.

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Fitness Facilities
Fitness Facilities

For grad students who incorporate exercise as part of their work-life balance, our fitness facilities are ideal.

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Computer Lounge
Computer Lounge

All hours of the day, students can be found sitting at our Mac and PC desktops to work on their theses.

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Private Study Lounge
Private Study Lounge

Experienced students know that a quiet environment is best for focusing, hence our private study lounges.

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Grad Life Simplified

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Complete Living

Each furnished townhome at The Retreat at Starkville has features to make your life more convenient. A private bedroom and bathroom allow you the personal space to live autonomously. The stainless steel appliances and granite countertops in the kitchen make it easier to prepare meals at home. And the full-size washer and dryers units make laundry less of a chore. You also enjoy pre-installed cable and high-speed Internet services. Not to mention, the contemporary décor in the apartment makes it a home you can be proud to show off.

  • Large Bedrooms
  • Common Area
  • Kitchen
  • Dining Area
  • Laundry Room
  • Personal Bathroom
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Work-Life Balance

The Retreat at Starkville offers a complete lifestyle experience with amenities that facilitate the perfect work-life balance. Throughout our community, residents have access to a variety of amenities that suit a range of needs. When you have assigned readings or lecture duties to prepare for, our private study rooms and 24-hour computer lab are available to you. If you have the desire to be active after a long day of sitting behind a desk, our fitness facilities and outdoor recreational areas offer the perfect solutions. And when you need to relax and recharge your batteries, taking a few hours to enjoy our swimming pool, cabana space, or resident clubhouse often does the trick. There are also financial benefits to using our amenities. Instead of paying for gym memberships, spa trips, and drinks at a coffee shop, you can find the same benefits for free in our community.

  • Clubhouse
  • Pool Area
  • Internet Cafe
  • Expansive Greenspace
  • Computer Lounge
  • Cardio Studio
  • Strength Center
  • Multi-Purpose Fitness Facilities
  • Tanning


Choose from thirteen floor plans (based on availability) for our two-, three-, four-, five-, and six-bedroom townhomes. Designed with professionals in mind, our MSU off-campus apartments feature private bed and bathrooms, luxury furniture, and modern finishes.

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Live Socially

When you join The Retreat at Starkville, you become a member of an all-inclusive student community with a professional culture. Whether you’re a homebody or socialite, expect to feel right at home as you live alongside fellow MSU grad students who have standards and expectations that are similar to your own. You also have opportunities to interact with your peers both outdoors and in the spacious common areas in our townhomes. With all the amenities on-hand, you always have options for community get-togethers.

  • Pet-Friendly Environment
  • Outdoor Grilling Pavilion
  • Flat-Screen TVs
  • Pool Tables
  • Catering Kitchen
  • Resort-Style Pool

Truly Convenient Location

The Retreat at Starkville has an unbeatable location near Mississippi State University. From our graduate student apartments, it’s only a few minutes’ drive to several MSU graduate program, including the Mississippi State University College of Business, Bagley College of Engineering, and Mississippi State University College of Education. Commuters also benefit from our townhouses having adjacent on-site parking as well as indoor storage for bikes. And given that our location is near the access points of several roads and highways that run throughout Starkville, MS, it’s convenient for our residents to travel to nearby stores and restaurants.


Apartments for Rent Near MSU

Refined Off-Campus Living

If you’re looking for off-campus housing that fuses luxury and convenience in a professional environment, come to The Retreat at Starkville. With furnished townhouses, study resources, and on-site amenities, every aspect of our community caters to the lifestyles of grad students. There’s also a high level of refinement in every detail. In our apartments, you’ll find contemporary furnishings, high-grade appliances, and classy designer touches. Our community is replete with manicured landscaping and amenities that are not only plentiful but also resort-quality. See it all for yourself and schedule a tour of The Retreat at Starkville today.

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