It’s difficult to imagine a location that makes life easier for students than the site of our off campus housing near University of North Texas where you can walk to campus or downtown Denton in about 15 minutes!
Unlike some apartment complexes that were converted to student housing later on, our community was designed to fulfill the lifestyle needs of today’s students while ensuring parents have peace of mind.
Discover the perfect balance between work and play while enjoying access to high-end, resort-style amenities. From swimming to studying, exercising to playing games — it all happens here!
Arriving as a transfer student to a new community can be overwhelming. That’s why we’ve taken steps to smooth your transition, including move-in-ready furnished units and free roommate-matching!
Moving to a new university doesn’t mean you should have to start over from square one. As a student-friendly community, The Retreat at Denton offers everything that transfer students need to settle in and thrive inside and outside of the classroom. Our off campus apartments near UNT are furnished with upscale appliances, stylish furniture, and most utilities, including Wi-Fi and cable TV. The bedrooms are individually keyed, while the living areas are open and airy, so roommates and guests can socialize freely. The plethora of resort-style amenities keeps residents entertained, while the designated study areas ensure they always have quiet places to work. Meanwhile, our location about 15 minutes from campus and downtown Denton makes sure that student life is every bit as fun, convenient, and memorable as it should be!
Having recently arrived in Denton and started classes the University of North Texas, transfer students are caught in the unique situation of wanting to explore their new area but also needing to devote time to focus on school. Fortunately, our off campus housing near UNT is just minutes from many of the places students visit. The campus is only a 15-minute walk south, while the excitement of downtown Denton is about the same distance east on West Hickory Street. And when free time is scarce, multiple dining options are less than a block away. So, whatever means of transportation you use — car, bus, bike, skateboard, walking shoes — it’s easy to find your destination!
Getting away with arriving late to class is hard enough in a lecture hall, let alone a small classroom, and sometimes the professors take off points for tardiness. So, if you sleep in or dress slowly, our location near the campus will save you time — and it may just save your grade!
If you’re a fan of restaurants, nightclubs, or coffee shops, you’ll want to hang out in downtown Denton. Here, students find the heart of the action clustered around the intersection of South Elm Street and West History Street. Drive downtown in four minutes, or walk there in about 15 minutes.
When you need to grab a bite to eat or some grocery essentials without wasting time, you’ll find several shopping and dining spots within a block of our community. Pick up a morning latté from Aura Coffee, a quick dinner from Crooked Crust, or an emergency Red Bull from CVS.