May 21, 2024

Wayne State Housing debuts two residential options reserved for medical students

Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments feature fully-furnished and modern homes for medical students.

Students enrolled in the Wayne State University School of Medicine now have two options for calling campus their home.

University Tower Apartments and Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments offer flexible eight-month or 12-month license agreements on floors dedicated to medical students, effective immediately. Both are competitive with off-campus housing rates and amenities.

There is no waiting period and students do not need to be approved to live on campus. To sign up and complete a license agreement, visit

A $125 nonrefundable processing fee is required to submit a license agreement.

University Tower Apartments, or UT, features unfurnished one-, two- and three-bedroom units with full kitchen appliances and one or two private bathrooms. 

University Tower Apartments offers one, two or three bedrooms.

“UT provides an ideal living environment, with two floors dedicated to medical students for convenient study sessions,” said Mario Channey, associate director of Marketing for WSU Housing and Residential Life. “Home to a diverse community of graduate students and families from across the globe, UT offers a unique and vibrant living experience.”

Childcare services and in-building laundry are available.

Visit to explore UT and review costs.

Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments, or AWD, also caters to graduate students seeking to be closer to the main campus and Towers Café, WSU’s campus cafeteria. Furnished studio, one-, two- and four-bedroom units are available, with full kitchen appliances. Enjoy spacious bedrooms with full-sized beds, modern furnishings and in-building laundry. Plus, AWD boasts some of the finest views of Midtown and downtown Detroit.

Visit to explore AWD and review costs.

Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments offer spacious bedrooms with full-sized beds in a variety of floor plans, plus modern furnishings and in-building laundry.

Residing on campus offers students a comprehensive package: Expenses cover heat, electricity, water, internet, streaming TV service and trash removal. Students are charged on a semester basis (four months). The university provides payment plans to assist with budget planning.

Students with a meal plan can enjoy a variety of delicious options at Towers Café, while those seeking vegan or kosher choices can indulge at Gold ’n’ Greens. Craving something different? Explore Panda Express, Taco Bell, SubWay and a host of other dining options available nearby. To learn more about meal plans, visit

Students have access to parking at multiple locations. University Towers Apartments residents primarily use Parking Structure 8, while Anthony Wayne Drive Apartments residents use Parking Structure 2. Both structures are open 24/7. Students are encouraged to purchase a semester parking permit for convenient access. For more information on parking at Wayne State, visit

Visit, email or call 313-577-1388 to learn more.

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