The Gardens Apartments


Educational, recreational and social activities and plenty of amenities make it easy to relax and engage with your friends — and make new ones. It’s your place for community.

All apartments are fully furnished with 1 and 2 bedroom options available. All apartments and utilities are paid monthly.

Eligibility & Assignments

The following types of Texas A&M University students are eligible to live at The Gardens:

  • Graduate student
  • Married student
  • Student with dependent child(ren)
  • International student
  • U.S. military veteran student
  • Students who are at least 21 years old
  • Students transferring into Texas A&M university from a 2- or 4-year college
  • Students who have completed at least 2 semesters at Texas A&M University

Assignment priority is given to graduate, married, families, international, and veterans students when making assignments.


Residents will select either a 9 1/2-month contract or 12-month contract. The dates of the academic year contract are approximately August 15 to May 31. The dates of the 12-month contract are approximately August 15 to July 31. Exact dates are announced each year approximately 6 months prior to occupancy and will be available in our Events Calendar. NOTE: A student can move in before the date the contract begins with prior approval. Refer to Early Move-In for more information on how to request approval.

Request to Vacate

Rental Terms

Rent and utilities are billed monthly to the student through myHousing Portal and paid monthly by ACH or credit card. Rent and utilities are not paid via student accounts through Student Business Services. Residents can rent by the bedroom or by the apartment.

Rental Styles

Rent by bedroom – A student rents an individual bedroom. Roommates have individual liability for rent and electricity. See contract for complete details. University Apartments will assign a roommate to the second bedroom; must be same gender. If the student brings a roommate, the roommate can be either gender. Bedroom capacity is 1 student per bedroom. NOTE: Married students or students with children cannot rent by the bedroom.

Rent by apartment – A student(s) rents the entire apartment. Roommates have joint liability for rent and electricity. See contract for complete details. Roommates are optional. Students may have roommates of either gender. Bedroom capacity is 1 or 2 adult residents per bedroom. Married couples may not have a roommate.


See your future apartment home in photos, including our common areas, exterior views, and coveted amenities. If you prefer, come see it for yourself and join us for a tour.

Physical Addresses

Room & Furniture Dimensions

Gardens Apartments Buildings F-L
302 Ball Street
College Station, TX 77840

Gardens Apartments Buildings M-Q
1100 Hensel Drive
College Station, TX 77840

Contact Information


Location: Gardens Community Center
Hours of Operation: 8:00am – 5:00pm, M – F
Phone: 979.845.2261

Floor Plans & Rates

We offer a variety of options at the Gardens Apartments. Choose from 1 and 2 bedroom options and whether you wish to rent by the bedroom or by the apartment. It may seem confusing, but we’ve found students like the flexibility and options provided.

Rates effective August 1, 2021

Floor PlansUnit TypeWasher / DryerSquare
Per Person
Per Bedroom
Per Month
Per Apartment
Per Month
One Bedroom/One Bathroom
View Floor PlanStandard UnitX614---$980/mo
View Floor PlanPremium Unit690*---$1075/mo
View Floor PlansPremium Unit730 or 751---$1075/mo
Two Bedroom/One Bathroom
View Floor PlansStandard UnitX791 or 809$723/mo$1,222/mo
View Floor PlansPremium Unit867 or 907*$813/mo$1,314/mo
View Floor PlansPremium Unit938 or 962$813/mo$1,314/mo
Two Bedroom/Two Bathroom
View Floor PlanStandard UnitX846$847/mo$1,353/mo
View Floor PlanPremium Unit926*$941/mo$1,447/mo
View Floor PlanPremium Unit967$941/mo$1,447/mo

Rates are subject to change.

* Square footage includes patio.


Fully furnished

Peace-of-mind included

  • Professional, on-site maintenance
  • 24-hour, on-call staff
  • Security officer
  • Roommate matching available
  • Open year-round; 9 1/2, & 12 month contracts available; pay by the month
  • On-site mailboxes included

Designed for community

  • Activity building with T.V. lounge, study space, patio seating
  • Community center with meeting rooms, open access computer labs, children’s play room, and game room
  • Outdoor playground and fitness circuit
  • Fitness room
  • BBQ grills throughout the complex

Convenient location

  • You’re on campus
  • Walk or bike to class with bike racks near by
  • On the A&M bus route

Add it if you need it

  • Phone service