Contemporary Living Spaces, Designed for Students
When your college students are ready for off-campus living, they need a home that’s comfortable, modern, and conducive to their academic lifestyle. You’ll find it all with The Social Knoxville. We offer apartments that are styled specifically with students in mind, offering premium living spaces, modern features, and a home environment that inspires students to work hard (and play hard too).
The Social Pledge
To ensure The Social Knoxville continue to meet your expectations, we work together to maintain the four pillars of The Social Pledge:
Thanks to our dependable contact options, it’s easy for you or your college student to pay rent, submit a maintenance request, and communicate with our team anytime you want. Download our app for Android or iPhone, take advantage of our SMS texting capabilities, use our online communications portal, or just call our 24/7 customer service line. We’re there when you need us.
Looking for a compatible roommate? We can help. Our roommate matching services start with a detailed questionnaire for your college student to complete. The answers help us find someone with similar interests and lifestyle goals, ensuring a great fit. We also have Social communal spaces and resident-exclusive events where neighbors can meet, mingle, and build genuine friendships.
Download our Community Rewards mobile app for incentives each time you write a review, submit a referral, fill out a survey, or complete a resident challenge. Through our points program and gift card rewards, you can engage with the community and earn great items from your favorite retailers.
Easing the Financial Burden
Everyone has different leasing needs, and we’re happy to accommodate yours. We offer flexible options that include room and individual bed arrangements; monthly, semi-annual, and annual payment plans; and inclusive rates—all with no double talk or hidden fees. Students have enough stress, rent payments shouldn’t be one of them.
Centrally Located Off-Campus Living
We’re proud to present the finest student living options near the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Give your child an unforgettable college experience at The Social Knoxville.
Frequently Asked Questions
You have a million things to worry about when your child goes off to college, but thanks to The Social Knoxville, you can take housing off the list. Our premium apartment options are modern, meticulously maintained, and set in a prime location—so when it comes to your college student’s home base, you can rest easy.
I am new to off-campus housing. Can you tell me a little about it?
The full college experience is available just steps away from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville at The Social Knoxville. The Social Knoxville has undergone a multimillion dollar renovation, but we are still committed to offering the most value for our students by meeting various housing needs with flexible leasing options and a wide array of amenities. All floor plans are available to lease privately, or you can utilize our free roommate matching services and lease for less. Your individual liability lease will include access to all of our community areas such as our 24-hour fitness facility and our technology center that features iMacs, PCs and free printing. We have a newly renovated rec room, relaxing pool, friendly on-site team, weekly resident events, and so much more!
How far is the community from campus?
Location is everything, with a short walk puts you on campus, on the Strip, or in Tyson Park. Only 2 blocks from Publix and across from Sorority Village. You can bike downtown via the greenway and be on Market Square in minutes. Kroger, Fresh Market, Earth Fare, Regal Riviera 8 Cinema and a host of other shopping and entertainment are within a 3-mile radius.
Do you have to be a UT student?
No! In fact, with its convenient location to we are an ideal location for anyone! We have residents that attend Johnson University, Paul Mitchell, Knoxville, Tennessee College of Applied Technology, Pellissippi State Community College, and Ross Medical Education.
Do you have a bus stop and how often does it run?
Ride the T! We are just a few steps from UTK Campus, so depending on where you are attending, a bus may not be necessary. There is a UTK bus stop right outside of the property that runs every 10-15 minutes. For schedules and maps, https://ridethet.utk.edu/route-information/.
I do not have any roommates in mind. Do you offer roommate matching?
Absolutely! Every student is unique, so during the leasing process we utilize our state-of-the-art roommate matching software that knows just the right questions to ensure the best matches possible.
What is included in the rent?
All of our One and Two bedrooms come with all utilities including electricity, water, sewage, trash, internet, and cable! Reserved, on-site parking is available in our adjacent garage for a nominal cost to our residents.
Do you offer furniture?
Yes, each unit is fully furnished with modern selections! All furnished apartment homes include a full-size bed frame with mattress, drawer storage, a desk, leather couch, chair, dining room set, entertainment center, and coffee table.
Do you allow pets?
Unfortunately, we do not allow pets.
What safety measurements are in place?
24/7 key card access is required to gain access to the parking area and main lobby as well as all amenities and elevators. We also have cameras in every building and common area throughout the community. We encourage all of our residents to report any suspicious activity to our on-site team and as always, dial 911 for emergencies.
How do I pay the rent?
Rent is due on the 1st day of each month. We have an easy online payment system that allows you to pay any time of the day. You never have to worry about late fees if you opt into our automatic withdrawal option. You are also more than welcome to pay by check or money order in the office during regular business hours.
Can I pay up front?
Yes! You may also pay by semester.
Do you provide on-site maintenance? How do we report any maintenance related issues?
Yes, we do have on-site maintenance. Our online Resident Portal makes it easy to submit work requests online directly to our office staff. Our maintenance staff is great at quickly responding to our residents’ needs! You will know when your work is completed via email by receiving a satisfaction survey. We love to hear the opinions of our residents so that we can continually improve our services.
I am ready to live here! What is the first step?
Great! We look forward to having you! We ask that the resident fills out an online application. It only takes 15-20 minutes! If you are signing with a guarantor, they may also complete their portion of the application at the same time. It’s that easy!