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We’ve made reserving a cottage at The Retreat a simple process so residents can get the best experience possible. To reserve a cottage, fill out our online application form, which can be found under the “Apply Tab” on our site.

To best meet the needs of our residents, we offer a 12-month housing contract that runs from August to late July. Contact our leasing office with any further questions.

We offer various different floor plans and bedroom options to best accommodate our residents. Our MSU apartments are available as two-bedroom apartments, three-bedroom apartments, four-bedroom apartments, five-bedroom apartments, and six-bedroom apartments.

Each bedroom is complete with an en-suite bathroom, and certain floor plans even include an additional half bath.

Monthly installment payments are due on the first (1st) of the month. Residents can pay through our secure online payment portal or by dropping off a check to our staff at our leasing office. Payments received after 5 p.m. on the third (3rd) of the month are considered late.

We offer a myriad of luxury amenities with each of our student cottages, including an expensive resort-style pool, comfortable resident center, state-of-the-art fitness center, modern computer lab, tanning beds, outdoor cabanas and hammocks, and study lounge.

Our student apartments near MSU include a wide array of community amenities and interior features. Monthly installment payments include access to all of our facilities, high-speed Internet, cable, pest control, garbage disposal, lawn maintenance, water, trash, and sewer.

Our student apartments are in a premier location, less than one mile away from Mississippi State University. Residents can make it to campus in less than 5 minutes when traveling by car or bike.

Each of our cottages comes with state-of-the-art appliances, including a refrigerator with ice-maker, dishwasher, range oven, microwave, and a full-size washer and dryer.

Don’t worry about having to move heavy furniture — we offer both furnished and unfurnished cottage options for the convenience of our residents. Our furniture package includes high-quality living room furniture and bedroom furnishings such as a bed and mattress set, nightstand, desk and chair, and dresser or under-bed storage.

Yes! Depending on the area, residents can have a patio or a deck attached to their cottage. Some cottages also include a front porch.

Per the lease agreement, grills of any kind are prohibited. The Retreat Starkville provides grills and a grilling station at the pool area.

Yes! We offer both covered and uncovered parking spaces in our community. Uncovered parking is available on a first-come-first-serve basis and covered parking is available for reservation.

Yes! Each cottage is wired for high-speed Internet and cable. These services are covered by each month’s installment payment.

Furry friends and other pets are welcome at The Retreat. An additional security deposit and cleaning fee may apply — contact us today to learn more. Read our pet policy.

All of our cottages boast spacious floor plans and square footage is based on the layout. To find the perfect floor plan for you, contact us today!

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