When you’re in medical school, you need a place to call home. American University of Antigua (AUA) College of Medicine’s selected third party housing units are full apartments with all the comforts of a home. We have a diverse selection of housing options available for students. Find the one that’s right for you. Take a look at our printable housing guide.
Housing options available on a first deposited, first-served basis.
AUA defines single as bedrooms occupied by one person. Double as bedrooms occupied by two persons.
All AUA-selected housing includes:
• Complimentary weekly housekeeping services
• All units are fully furnished
• Kitchens are supplied with modern appliances and some utensils
• All units have TVs
• All units are air conditioned
• All electrical outlets are 110V AC except Cortsland, which is 220V
• Cable TV and internet is available in all facilities for a fee arranged with the service provider by the student unless specifically stated to the contrary
Utilities, electricity, and water charges are billed to the student by the Bursar.
All AUA-selected housing does not include:
• Linens. Students need to bring their own linens including pillows. Most bedding is queen size, but please confirm this with your New Student Coordinator when you receive your housing assignment.
• Towels. Students need to bring their own towels.
Students may choose to purchase personal property insurance from their preferred insurance provider.
Group I is our most upscale modern group. There are a limited number of one bedroom suites as well as two bedroom apartments. All have private bathrooms. Many have decks directly overlooking the ocean.
$ 5,100 Single*
Mandalay consists of two bedroom apartments. Students have their own bedroom and bathroom. This housing facility is fully furnished and comes with the most up-to-date kitchen appliances and utensils. There are no desks provided at Mandalay. Apartments have an ocean view.
Mandalay is within walking distance to campus.
$ 5,100 Single / $5,700 Single Suite/$6,300 Single Suite with spouse*
Amor Villas is composed of one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. This housing facility is fully furnished and comes with the most up-to-date kitchen appliances and utensils. Students have their own bedroom. Washers/ dryers are located only in the two bedroom apartments. A token operated laundry is located on the ground floor. Amor Villas is similar to Mandalay, boasting the same ocean views and amenities.
Amor Villas is about a 5 – 10 minute drive to campus.
Lady Hamilton is located in Dutchman’s Bay, adjacent to Lord Nelson. A gorgeous complex occupied by many AUA students, it is composed of fully furnished two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments, complete with up-to-date kitchen appliances and utensils. Students have large private bedrooms with queen size beds, and private bathrooms. Apartments have a spacious communal living area, and also include washers/dryers.
All Lady Hamilton apartments have balconies, boast ocean views, and are within walking distance to campus.
JABBERWOCK OCEAN VILLAS
Located directly across the road from the beach, this beautiful complex consists of three-bedroom villas. The property is just a short walk from campus, is along the bus route, and entry is through a boom-controlled driveway. A convenience store and popular local eatery are also close by, and the complex is monitored by a security guard at night.
Bedrooms are spacious with queen-sized beds, large windows, and individual bathrooms. Each villa features an ample kitchen with a full-sized refrigerator and gas fueled stove, open-plan dining and living areas, and laundry washer/dryer with shelf space. All villas have a front balcony and a charming fenced backyard grassland area.
Internet is included and available in all villa living room and bedrooms, however please note that students need to supply their own routers and Ethernet cables for WiFi.
Group II housing includes one bedroom, two bedroom or three bedroom apartment options. Most Group II housing units have a common kitchen and living room.
$2,700 Double/ $4,500 Single*
Utopia is a two story building, located in a gated complex. There is a pool, open space for recreation, and a small basketball court. The apartments have either two or three bedrooms. Utopia double rooms include two single beds in the larger bedroom of a 2 bedroom suite. Students in this type of accommodation share an ensuite bathroom and share the kitchen and common area of the apartment with the student in the single room. In Utopia single rooms each student has their own bedroom and bathroom.
There are laundry facilities on both floors. Utopia is conveniently located near a small grocery store (Island Provisions). It is the ideal location for Pre-med students, as it is less than 10 -15 minutes by bus away from the premed campus and 12-18 minutes by bus from the main campus.
$4,500 Single / $5,100 Single Suite/$5,700 Single Suite with spouse*
Sugar Mill is a modern, art deco inspired, gated complex. Sugar Mill has one bedroom suites, and two bedroom apartments. The one bedroom suite is a separate bedroom and bathroom, with an open plan living room and kitchen. Laundry service is provided by an external company that picks up and drops off the clothes to each person.
Sugar Mill is within a 5 min drive to campus.
$2,700 Double/ $4,500 Single*
Lord Nelson is located in Dutchmen’s Bay, and provides an ocean view with beachfront living. There are two sections of the facility with three different housing levels. All rooms have twin beds. There is a laundry room on the premises.
Group 2 Single:
This section of Lord Nelson has 10 ground level units each unit has two single bedrooms with a separate entrance for each bedroom. One entrance faces the water and the other faces the garden. Deposit early for a water front view. The bedrooms are quite nice in size. Each unit has a living room and kitchen area, and shared bathroom. The following apartments are also part of Group 2 Single housing: one second floor, apartment with two water front bedrooms and one 2 bedroom apt. with water views and a wraparound deck. Each apartment includes a bathroom, larger living area, and kitchen shared by two bedrooms.
Group 2 Double:
Three suites with eight double occupancy bedrooms (16 beds) All come with oversized living spaces and kitchens to accommodate four students or six students. One bathroom is provided for every two students. Deposit early for the best view.
Lord Nelson is within walking distance to campus.
$5,100 Single Suite/$5,700 Single Suite with spouse*
Studio 10 is single studios, and only accommodates one student per apartment. The apartment is an open plan room containing a kitchen. There is no separate bedroom. The studio includes a double bed (4×6) with a private bathroom. Internet access and cable TV are included in the rent. Although internet access is provided and free, if you want wireless, you must bring or buy a router. You also need an Ethernet cable to attach your computer to the Ethernet port. There are laundry facilities on site with tokens available for purchase.
Studio 10 is within walking distance to campus.
Group III housing consists of small apartment complexes. Rooms are available with private bath and kitchenette.
$2,100 Double/ $3,900 Single*
Cortsland consists of single units and double occupancy bedroom units. Each unit comes with a small refrigerator, desk, and television. All rooms have full size beds. There is a swimming pool and lanai area near the front desk where students can access the internet at no charge until 11:00 pm. Individual rooms are internet capable. There is a community kitchen with stove, oven, and sink; each student has access to locked pantry space as well. There is a laundromat on the premises. Cortsland is within walking distance to the Woods Mall. Electrical voltage is 220V at Cortsland. Please make arrangements to bring a transformer/electric converter.
Cortsland is about a 10 minute drive by bus to campus.
Single only choice is a two story unit, 10 beds on each floor all facing the water. Room is a private bedroom in two bedroom suite with a shared bathroom, kitchen (not communal), and living space. This is a cozy living space but with dramatic views right on the water. A flat screen TV mounted in living area. There is a laundry room on the premises.
Serendipity is a three story apartment complex set in well-maintained gardens off the Friars Hill main road. The apartments include two single bedrooms (twin bedded) with shared bathroom, living area, balcony and kitchen. There is a swimming pool on the premises, 24 hour security, a standby generator and laundry facilities on site. It is close to Woods Malls, as well as many other retail shops, doctor’s officers, and other services. Serendipity is approximately a 12 minute drive away from campus.