Students gathered on campus

short-term housing

Post-doctoral scholars, visiting scholars, residents, and other visitors to the University who plan to be in Lexington for fewer than 6 months may have difficulty finding housing within walking distance of the University. There are, however, housing options that are near public transportation.

Short-Term Furnished Apartments
Lexington Relocation Services - Provides short-term, furnished apartments at a variety of locations around Lexington. Tel: 859-273-3303

Extended Stay Hotels (Upscale)
Residence Inn by Marriott - Hamburg Place
Residence Inn by Marriott - North
Residence Inn by Marriott - Keeneland/Airport
Homewood Suites by Hilton - Nicholasville Rd.
Homewood Suites by Hilton - Hamburg
Hilton Lexington Suites - Nicholasville Rd.

Extended Stay Hotels (Midprice)
Candlewood Suites

Extended Stay Hotels (Economy)
Extended Stay America - Tates Creek
Extended Stay America - Patchen Village
Extended Stay America - Nicholasville Rd.

Extended Stay Hotels (Budget)
Bluegrass Extended Stay

public transportation

Lexington has an extensive public transportation system. Students can buy a semester pass for $50 that allows unlimited use of the bus system. Annual unlimited student passes are also available for $75. Links are found below.

LexTran
LexTran Bus Routes
Buy a LexTran Pass

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