University Tower Apartments


2000 Unity Place
Louisville, KY 40208



 Traveling 65 North

(I-65 North is accessible from I-265 and I-264)

1. Take I-65 North (toward Indianapolis) to Exit 132 at Eastern Parkway.

2. Turn right onto Crittenden Drive (Denny's will be on your right).

3. Drive across railroad tracks and underneath I-65.

4. Turn right at first traffic light (Central Avenue).

5. Turn right at third traffic light (Fourth/4th Street).

6. Continue through two traffic lights; merge into the left hand lane, go through one flashing yellow light and one traffic light (Industry Road). Drive underneath railroad tracks.

7. Continue through three traffic lights.

8. Take right at fourth traffic light (Cardinal Boulevard).

8. Take right at next traffic light (Third/3rd Street).

9. Turn right into parking lot just prior to next traffic light (Third/3rd Street & Brandies Streets).


 Traveling 65 South

(I-65 South accessible from I-71 and I-64)

1. Take I-65 South (toward Nashville), to Exit 135 at St. Catherine West.

2. Veer to the right when exiting 65 onto St. Catherine West.

3. Take left at third traffic light (Third/3rd Street).

4. Continue through six traffic lights (sixth traffic light will be Cardinal Boulevard).

5. Turn right into parking lot just prior to next traffic light (Third Street & Brandies Streets).





Move-In Information

For students moving in to University Tower Apartments, cars can be unloaded at the blue parking lot located on 3rd Street. After unloading your belongings, students and families can then park their vehicles at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium (2800 S. Floyd Street, Louisville, KY, 40209). If overflow parking is used, a shuttle will then transport students and families back to a location that will be close to University Tower Apartments to unpack.

Refrigerators are provided in each apartment.

General Information

University Tower Apartments is an eleven-story, co-ed, apartment-style residence hall located on the west side of campus on 3rd Street. A mix of first-year and upper class students reside in this hall. There is elevator access to each floor and laundry facilities on every floor, and each apartment has a private mailbox.

University Tower Apartments boasts standard studio, large studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments. All apartments are double occupancy, meaning that there are at least two people living in each apartment (in the two-bedroom apartments, there are three students living in the apartment). Each apartment comes fully furnished with soft seating, tables, chairs, closet space, and all major kitchen appliances (refrigerator and stove). Each apartment has a private bathroom.

Check out University Tower Apartments floor plans.

University Tower Apartments is home to three Themed Communities:

Army ROTC Themed Community (housed on the 5th floor)

Metropolitan Themed Community (housed on the 6th and 7th floors)

Bayard Rustin Social Justice Community (housed on the 8th floor)

A one-bedroom, double apartment in University Tower Apartments costs $2,809.00 per person per semester. The meal plan for University Tower Apartments is $1,020.00 per person per semester.