Swimming pool and sundeck at The Cottages of Durham Game room at The Cottages of Durham Exterior view of The Cottages of Durham near The University of New Hampshire Study lounge at The Cottages of Durham


Live big. Really big!  With huge cottage floor plans, huge bedrooms, and giant walk-in closets, The Cottages of Durham isn't your normal student housing apartment - it's extra-large living for your extra-large college life at the University of New Hampshire. Stay fit with our 24-hour, state-of-the-art fitness center. Unwind with friends in the fully-loaded recreation center, or cook up a gourmet meal in your modern kitchen with stainless steal appliances.

And when it comes to making the grades at UNH, study right in our Academic Success Center with iMacs and free printing.

College students who live at The Cottages of Durham.
College students who live at  The Cottages of Durham near University of New Hampshire having fun

Why Cottages?

"The amenities are top-notch.  Each resident enjoys their own bedroom, bathroom & walk-in closet.  Also, free printing, a gym, hot tub and helpful staff.  Convenient parking and the bus runs every 20 minutes." - Michelle 

Live an extraordinary<br />
life.

Live an extraordinary
life.


Stay fit. Live healthy. Be happy.

Get the lifestyle you<br />
want.

Get the lifestyle you
want.


Modern living with all the extras.

Exceed your own<br />
expectations.

Exceed your own
expectations.


Resources that will help you make the grade.

Right where you want<br />
to be.

Right where you want
to be.


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

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.

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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.

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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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