Apartments Near Franklin and Marshall College
Many students worry about the best places to live when they're considering colleges to attend. You'll want to live somewhere close enough to commute easily, as well as close to possible job opportunities and conveniences like grocery stores and other shopping opportunities. Our apartments near Franklin and Marshall College are great for the needs of all students, and the college community at large, offering wonderful luxury just minutes from campus. Discover everything The Crossings apartments in Lancaster have to offer today!
Franklin College was founded in 1787 on the site of a former brewery. Marshall College was opened in 1836. The two discussed a merger to secure the future of the colleges that came to fruition in 1853. In 1887, during the centennial celebration of the college, around 100 students were enrolled; today the college consists of a student body of around 2,300 full-time students. There are dozens of majors for students to study in their four-year programs, including various arts, psychology, pre-law, pre-med, neuroscience, environmental majors, and plenty more.
Our apartments near Franklin and Marshall College are less than two miles from campus, meaning it's just a simple five-minute car ride. If taking a bus to class is more your speed, you're in luck, because The Crossings offers easy access to public transportation. Franklin and Marshall College also offers a bike loan program, where students can sign out a bike for a one-month duration that can subsequently be renewed—all free for students. The college has also created a rideshare website to start a carpool with your classmates. With all of these convenient methods of getting to and from school, living so close to campus is easier than ever.
When you come home from a long day of classes, you can enjoy the luxury of The Crossings apartments. Stay alone or room with your friends in our pet-friendly studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom homes. Enjoy the convenience of keyless entry, elevators to your floor, USB enabled wall outlets, and a washer and dryer right in your home. Our Lancaster community is adjacent to Wegmans, meaning your errands will be easy and painless after a long week of studying. Some of the features included in our clubhouse include a conference room and a business room—great places to invite classmates and friends to work on projects together. No matter what you're looking for in a living space close to your school, our apartments near Franklin and Marshall College are sure to please students and staff alike.
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