Exterior of 26 West near UT Austin 24-hour, state-of-the-art fitness center with cardio & strength equipment at 26 West near UT Austin Fully equipped kitchens at 26 West near UT Austin Excited students at 26 West cheering on the UT Longhorns


The best college experience starts at 26 West — the best in college living for University of Texas students. Our Academic Success Center with iMacs and free printing and Wi-Fi hotspots help make your GPA as extraordinary as your college life at UT, while our organized recreational activities keep you connected to your friends — and help you make new ones.

You'll love the fully furnished modern living spaces, fully equipped kitchens and stay-fit amenities, including a 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness center, rooftop basketball court and swimming pool with hot tub. And, you can rest-assured knowing our professional on-site management and maintenance, and friendly 24-hour, on-call staff, is always on duty.

Fewer than 10 Full 4bed-4bath furnished units remainingOfficial Student Housing Sponsor of Texas Athletics

College living, at its best...

A place to call home.

A place to call home.


Thoughtfully designed, with the student in mind.

The tools you need.

The tools you need.


Everything you need to succeed.

Peace-of-mind.

Peace-of-mind.


We've thought of everything, so you don't have to.

Just steps to campus.

Just steps to campus.


Close-to-campus convenience makes your student life easier.

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Extraordinary spaces for extraordinary living.


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Big-time living. Literally.


Studio, 1, 2, 3 & 4 Bedroom Apartments


Going to college is extraordinary. Live accordingly.


Private & Shared Suites


It's the time of your life. Live it right.


Private & Shared Suites

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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