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You've never lived like this before! Walk-to-class convenience. Stay-fit amenities. Tools that help you make the grade. And community events that keep you connected. All make The Standard at Athens the premier student housing choice at the University of Georgia.

Get the lifestyle you want with our fully furnished apartments featuring private bedroom and bathroom floor plan options, 24-hour, state-of-the-art fitness center and Academic Success Center! Plus, our professional on-site management and staff dedicated to serving your needs and helping you enjoy your college experience at UGA.

College students who live at The Standard at Athens.
Apply online today for Fall 2018!

Why The Standard at Athens?

"The Standard is awesome! On top of living walking distance to campus and downtown, I have access to a study area, gym and pool that make it almost impossible to ever leave!" - Trevor

Live an extraordinary life.

Live an extraordinary life.


Stay fit. Live healthy. Be happy.

Get the lifestyle you want.

Get the lifestyle you want.


Modern living with all the extras.

Exceed your own expectations.

Exceed your own expectations.


Resources that will help you make the grade.

Right where you want to be.

Right where you want to be.


Just steps from the UGA campus for a great college life.

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1, 2 & 3 Bedroom Units

Where students love living.®

IT'S NOT JUST OUR COMPANY TAGLINE. IT'S HOW WE RUN OUR BUSINESS EVERY SINGLE DAY.

We believe every student should love where they live. That’s why our number one priority is delivering the best possible experience for students — at every price point. It’s the goal we continually strive for, and the mantra that shapes our values as an organization.

See our values

Built from the ground up.

WE UNDERSTAND THE STUDENT EXPERIENCE BECAUSE STUDENT HOUSING IS ALL WE DO.

In 1984 our CEO, Bill Bayless, began his career as a resident assistant and found his passion in life: helping students succeed. He turned that passion for student success into the company he runs today. It’s a passion we all share. In fact, most of the management team first joined the company as students working at ACC communities.

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Become part of the American Campus team!

Are you a hard-working, fun-loving, problem-solver?

Then do we have a place for you! Join the ACC team in your area as a Community Assistant and help us create the best living experience for our residents. Not only will you gain valuable work experience, but you can reduce your living expenses with our Community Assistant employment program.

Become a community assistant

What's it like working at American Campus?

Our commitment to promoting from within and our dedication to creating a motivating, rewarding environment means ACC is a great place to get your start and grow! It’s a career that will bring a smile to your face and propel your future forward.

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