University Edge

501 East College Street, Carbondale, IL 62901
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Resident 2018 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/06/2018
These are roach-infested apartments, and they refuse to fumigate them, only bomb them. Don't move here. They also have past history with scamming other tenants out of their security deposits, plus some. Read reviews and find another place to live.
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Resident 2012 - 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/08/2018
Please dont live here anytime. the apartment is packed with roaches. They just need money and charge you for everything. They will not return your deposit and will charge you extra for cleaning. very terrible apartments in carbondale
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Resident 2017 - 2018 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/30/2018
This place is absolutely trash. Do not come here. 1st when you leave they charge you to pay someone to clean the carpet. if you do not get someone they take it out of your deposit. DO NOT BE FOOLED BY THE CHEAP COST OF RENT… See More
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Resident 2015 - 2016 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/03/2016
Place sucks. They enter for "random" room checks. Remodeled rooms look pretty ------ with an old AC unit. Have roaches. Barely give ANYTHING back on the deposits. Place is ran by vampires I swear...
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dig_it_1987 • Resident 2014 - 2016 Recommended
Reviewed 05/18/2016
I've been renting a 1-bedroom apartment on E Park St. for 2 years. If I was staying in Carbondale I'd probably keep the apartment for another year. The apartment was very clean when I moved in; it had recently been re-painted, had new tile in the… See More
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Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/21/2015
these guys are crazy! They need just money. plz stay away from them . I was suffering there for one year. I don't want to see this bad experience happen to any body. All the time they were controlling me and charging me for nothing!! It… See More
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salgador • Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 09/09/2015
The university edge is the worst place that I have ever been!! Please don't make business with them!! They want just money nothing else!! They are really crazy about money! There are a lot of friends of mine that have told me how bad they have… See More
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smdallariva • Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 08/23/2015
Can hear neighbors easily through wall. Steps are dangerous and do not get cleaned in the winter at all. Put a $300 safety deposit and kept my apartment in very good shape, but was given hardly anything back. They did not give me any warning about… See More
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ypleasant89 • Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/21/2015
I would give a better rating (the apartment was nice and in a quiet neighborhood) but the way business is handled at this complex is what takes away from this rental company. When I first moved into my apartment, there were several things wrong. I told… See More
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Resident 2014 - 2015 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/02/2015
I would not live here again if it was the only place left in Carbondale. The bugs in the complex are terrible, the management is not helpful at all. I haven't even finished my one year lease and i have had too many things that have… See More
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Prospective Resident Visited 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/31/2014
The managers and staffs are some ------- idiots, they charge for every thing, those ------- idiots have been annoying me from the first, they are the most crasy people that I have ever seen... ---- them all.... See More
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calibur222000 • Resident 2013 - 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 10/10/2014
I have very mixed feelings about this apartment complex. The unit I lived in was, in all honesty, pretty great as far as looks go for a small studio at the price of $375. I've seen just about all of the studios in carbondale worth looking… See More
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Resident 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/21/2014
Move here only if you like roach infestation! These apartments are in an old crappy building and kind of feel worse than section 8 living if you ask me. They promise you that there are no pest, but trust me it is severely infested. The lady… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/18/2014
The place was infested with cockroaches and they never care. There is one lady in the office who is super mean. Water would leak from the ceiling in the bathroom and I literally had to place buckets to collect them. I went and told the mean… See More
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Resident 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/09/2014
I would not advise anyone living here. The management is ridiculous! I have had so many issues with them in just the past 2 months of living here. They have their rules and will not make any exemptions no matter your scenario. Issue 1) They charged… See More
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Resident 2014 Not Recommended
Reviewed 03/04/2014
If you ever think about living here don't!!!!! They will charge you for anything and everything. If something goes wrong say with the dishwasher or the sink leaks they will charge you to fix it. If a light bulb goes out they will charge you for… See More
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Resident 2014 Recommended
Reviewed 02/10/2014
I have never had any problem with University Edge. I find the people very nice and helpful. I asked to have my wash machine looked at because it wasn't working correctly and that very day they were replacing it for me. I have absolutely no complaints.… See More
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BillSmith2 • Resident 2011 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 11/01/2013
I'm sorry, but these last couple favorable reviews are skewing the ratings of University Edge upward and they do not begin to address the dishonesty of the landlords. True, University Edge apartments are not terrible: they're relatively clean, relatively close to campus and affordable. Parking is… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 10/28/2013
Standard, low cost, simple living situation at University Edge. I have been living here for about a year and a half and I have enjoyed it. It rarely gets loud, unless there are people heading to the bars but that is everywhere since this is a… See More
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aknight_09 • Resident 2011 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 10/28/2013
I lived in the one bedroom apartments on snider street. I loved it! I rented it out for two years. The neighbors were always friendly and the only problem I ever had with noise was people yelling in the streets which its a college town that… See More
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PapiBlanco • Resident 2012 - 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 10/28/2013
I have been a resident at University Edge apartments on park street for the past year and a half and only have great things to say about my stay here. The apartment itself is large for a single bedroom apartment with multiple large closets for storage… See More
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Resident 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 07/18/2013
They are money hungry wolfs. Never consistent in their statements. They would literally refuse having said what they said the other day. They sound cheap but by the end of your lease, you will notice that they are as expensive as the places you think are… See More
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Resident 2012 - 2013 Not Recommended
Reviewed 06/12/2013
These people are the worst in town to rent from. So mean people in the office and never helps in anyway. At first they try to be nice then u will discover them later. They will never tell u clear answer and they do their best… See More
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Resident 2013 Recommended
Reviewed 04/26/2013
Since all the other reviews here are biased 1 way or another, I'm going to point out BOTH the good and bad. It honestly depends what is most important to you. As we all know, you get what you pay for. The rent for my Egyptian… See More
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Resident 2010 - 2012 Not Recommended
Reviewed 04/23/2013
Do not rent here! Plagued with cockroaches and mold. Appliances do not work and they charge you for it when you leave. The electric bill during the winter is well above 120.00 a month. The staff is rude, especially the owner. I was electrocuted by the… See More
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Studio, 1 Bathroom

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    $438

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    $536

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    $717

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