Swimming pool and sundeck at Lions Crossing Sand volleyball court at Lions Crossing Fully furnished living room at Lions Crossing

You're going to love it here.®

At Lions Crossing, our fully furnished apartments come with fully equipped kitchens and all the amenities you need to stay fit, healthy and happy. It’s student living that feels like home, just steps from the PSU campus.

Peace-of-mind included:

  • Professional, on-site management & maintenance
  • 24-hour, on-call staff
  • Parking included
  • CATA bus pass included
  • Individual liability leases
  • Roommate matching available
Students who live at Nittany Crossing near Penn State walking around after class

Why Lions Crossing?

"Lions Crossing is a property that offers privacy and allows me to fully engage in my classwork, but also provides the opportunity to freely interact and enjoy my time as a college student." - Sarah

Comfortable living.

Comfortable living.


Spacious floor plans for a space of your own.

Stay-healthy features.

Stay-healthy features.


Amenities for fitness and fun.

Make the grade.

Make the grade.


Everything you need to succeed.

Just close enough.

Just close enough.


Only minutes from the Penn State University campus.

Immediate move-in available! Click here to apply.
10 minute ride to campus on the Vairo Express!

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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.

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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