The vast amount of student housing choices near UT Austin can feel overwhelming. In West Campus, new developments offer state-of-the-art amenities and modern features to stay competitive in the Austin market.
At Rambler, we’ve helped hundreds of UT Austin students successfully navigate their student housing search.
While Rambler offers a full suite of amenities that will elevate your college experience, plus a variety of floor plans to appeal to student needs, we understand the importance of knowing all of your options before making a student housing decision. If you’re considering Rambler as a student housing option, you might also be looking at Waterloo.
For this reason, we’ve created an honest review of Waterloo tower to help you feel more confident in your student housing decision.
Waterloo: West Campus Apartment Review
Before we dive in, we’ve gathered a few quick facts about Waterloo to give you a feel for the community:
Address: 2400 Seton Ave, Austin, TX 78705
Neighborhood: West Campus
Year Built: 2022
Number of Units: 241
Number of Beds: 796
Number of Stories: 30
Waterloo is located on the corner of Seton Avenue and W 24th Street, about a five minute walk to UT Austin’s campus.
Waterloo is in the West Campus neighborhood, walking distance from popular spots including Starbucks, Raku and Pluckers. It is directly across the street from the student-loved neighborhood bar, Cain & Abel’s, and is close to other West Campus apartments such as The Standard, Ruckus, and Moontower.
Waterloo has a fitness center with yoga and spin areas. The mezzanine level has a private lounge, multiple study rooms, and a coffee bar available to residents and their guests.
Waterloo also features a rooftop pool deck where you’ll find a bar, private cabana style seating, a hot tub, and a waterfall edge pool.
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All rooms come fully furnished with walk-in closets, hardwood-style floors and stainless steel appliances. Each installment includes a wall-mounted Smart TV, Wi-Fi, and a full-size washer and dryer.
Waterloo offers on-site garage parking in their secured garage. These spots are available for an additional monthly fee on a first-come, first-serve basis.
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Floorplans & Pricing
Waterloo has studio, 2×2, 3×3, 4×4, 5×5, and 6×6 floor plan options. The Penthouse unit, located on floor 30, is a 5×5 floor plan with custom furnishings.
Units on floors 26 through 29 have the Elevated package included in their quoted rate. The package includes an Amazon Echo, an Alexa-enabled smart TV, smart light bulbs in common areas, and bluetooth shower heads.
Base rent prices are currently listed on the property website, and, upon publication, range from the $1100s to just over $1,700 depending on floor plan.
Waterloo offers a limited number of SMART housing units for those who qualify. At the time of publication, these spots are reserved to those in their 1×1 Moxy floor plan.
We hope that this review of Waterloo helps you in your West Campus housing search
If you have any questions or want to learn more about Rambler, contact our leasing staff, who are happy to answer any questions you may have during your student housing search.