Student Housing in Arizona

Student Accommodation in Arizona

Students moving away from home for the first time may be worried about finding good student accommodation, but Amber makes it very easy and convenient to book comfortable and affordable accommodations. Amber student accommodations are fully furnished and comfortable, making the students feel right at home with many options of housing to choose from, like Ensuites, Private rooms, shared rooms, studios and more, and they all come with plenty of amenities like Laundry services, vending machines, Study rooms, wifi and much more. Arizona is very popular with students because of the amazing universities like the University of Arizona, Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University and the facilities they provide. The weather is warm and sunny, and the activities and enrichment they provide are hard to find elsewhere. There are student accommodations of all sorts, from luxury to affordable, and the prices of these accommodations range from $629/month/person to $774/month/person.

About Arizona

Arizona is located in the Southwest of the country and is the 48th state and is often called the grand canyon state. It is home to a lot of national forests, wildlife preserves and ‘Sky lands’, which are mountains that are surrounded by valleys. Arizona also has 22 tribes making it the biggest Navajo Nation. Arizona is very popular with tourists, and Aerospace, and agriculture is also popular. Sunny skies and low humidity, along with some of the best colleges like the University of Arizona, Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University, attract students from all over the country and the world. Arizona does not observe daylight savings.

Best Student Accommodations in Arizona

Comfort is one of the things that matter most to the students along with the affordability of the apartment. The location should also be taken into consideration as the student accommodation should be close to the universities for easy transport. Amber provides quick and easy bookings for a variety of different student accommodations, from ensuites, non-ensuites, studios, shared rooms and private rooms. The prices of these accommodation range from $629/month/person to $774/month/person. Amenities like study rooms, laundry rooms, vending machines, wifi and more are also provided, and the rooms are fully furnished. Some of the student accommodations are

  1. Wildcat Canyon Village, Tucson
  2. Sol Y Luna

Cost of Living

With a perfectly warm climate and comparatively low cost of living, a lot of students choose Arizona to go to university. Even being an affordable place to be, budgeting is something students should do anyway to keep track of finances and improve them. Knowing the approximate cost of things helps greatly with that, and remember that the cost of living differs from person to person, and these are just the approximates.

Food - Approximately $250 - $400 per month

Transport - Approximately $70 - $100 per month

Phone Plan - Approximately $30 - $50 per month

Recreation - Approximately $80 - $100 per month

Student Travel in Arizona

Student travel needs to be cheap and convenient for the students to be able to use regularly, and Arizona has that. Many modes of transportation like car rentals, sun link streetcars, taxis and busses are available for use. This public transportation can be used to get to class or to go visit tourist attractions.


Renting a car is the easiest and fastest way to get around Arizona and will also allow you to travel at your own time, pace and convenience. It will make sure you get all the best street views of the city but consider waiting to get into the city to rent a car because airport rentals can charge way more. Now with the help of google maps, it is very easy to get around without needing any help.


The Sun Tran bus is free to ride and operated from 6 am to midnight and travels throughout but does not go to many of the top attractions around, so for that renting a cat might be a better option.


The streetcar is a very good option for travelling around. It operates from 7 am to 10 pm from Monday to Thursday, from 7 am to midnight on Fridays, 8 am to midnight on Saturdays and 8 am to 8 pm on Sundays. The Streetcar stops a walking distance of a lot of the popular tourist attractions, so this is the option you should choose.

Student Lifestyle in Arizona

In Arizona, they have created an inclusive and safe community for the students to be part of while they receive a first-class education. They have students from all over the world that come to study there and have a variety of school clubs, societies, communities, organisations and activities that they can be a part of. The recreational facilities are top-notch here, and so are the dining facilities. There are a lot of sports that you can participate in to cheer the players at the games. The sports culture here is huge and fun for everyone. There is a spirit of sportsmanship among the players, and the students cheer on. Cycling, fitness facilities and classes are something most universities offer to their students. There are a variety of restaurants, cafes, bars and clubs that students frequent, and there are also many healthy eating options if that if what is preferred. There are also many tourist attractions along with excellent public transport that can be used to get to them.

Tourist Attractions in Arizona

Arizona has a number of beautiful natural wonders, small towns and buzzing cities to visit. There are many cliffsides, ancient cultural spots and historic ghost towns to visit here that will keep you wanting for more. The landscape of Arizona is perfect for outdoor activities, and there is plenty that is offered. Other than the obvious tourist attractions, there are also many smaller ones that are less crowded and more interesting. So pack your bags, and don't forget the sunscreen! Some tourist attractions that you can visit are

  1. The Grand Canyon
  2. Hoover Dam
  3. Petrified Forest National Park
  4. Meteor Crater Natural Landmark
  5. Canyon de Chelly National Monument

Universities in Arizona

There are quite a few universities in Arizona that you can apply to. Some universities that are located in Arizona are

  1. University of Arizona
  2. Arizona State University
  3. Northern Arizona University

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