Welcome to Elmwood Apartments

Elmwood residences are all located just a few blocks close to University of Minnesota near Dinkytown and the U of MN East Bank campus. Walk or bike 15 minutes to the U of MN, and park your car for free in the Elmwood lots. All residences are private, secure, and outside the congestion and noise of the University dorms and luxury student private dorms, for about 1/3 the cost. The Metrotransit bus leaves on the corner to anywhere around the university.

  • Efficiency-studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom, 4 bedroom apartments and houses near the U of Mn, clean and secure, at rents that make Elmwood by far the most and best for your money close to the U of Mn
  • Free internet
  • Free parking
  • In-apartment laundry
  • Our employees clean the buildings every day and maintenance available 24/7.
  • Our own maintenance crew available 24-7 to attend any possible problem. We replace regular maintenance items before they fail.
  • Live webcams visible here: (link). See the halls, the laundry, the parking area, the front or rear doors, the exterior - wherever you can access the internet you can check what's happening. Elmwood is the most secure apartments close to the U of MN
  • We answer your phone call 24/7 in person and reply to your email immediately

Our Locations:

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Looking for student apartments near the University of Minnesota? Elmwood apartments are the BEST place to live close to the U of M. Just minutes from the University of Minnesota East Bank campus, Dinkytown, and University of Minnesota Daycare, our student apartments are secure, carefully maintained, and feature personal service.


New: Utilities included, free parking and wifi in all apartments.

Near the U of MN: 15-20 minutes walk to East Bank campus. Bus stop right at the corner. Convenience stores and shopping nearby. Bike racks.

Clean: Hygienic quarry tile floors (no carpet stains or mold)

Service: We answer the phone in person. Immediate maintenance response 24/7.

Secure: Security key control system. Internet webcam surveillance. Keyless security bolts. Entire property illuminated at night.

More features: U of MN daycare center one block away. Air conditioning. Ceiling fans. Internet and cable. Washer and dryer. Dishwasher. Double sink bath vanities.