The Highlands

The Highlands offers residents a fully furnished 3 bedroom 2 bath apartment equipped with its own private kitchen. The hall is located near on-campus dining options, Presidential Terrace, Lakeside Dining, and Lakeside Market. The community’s activity center provides residents with a study lounge and laundry room. Students are responsible for providing their own trash receptacles, cookware, eating utensils, and cleaning supplies.

To view standard features for all buildings, see the Halls page.

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Additional Details


Gender

All

Floor Plans

Typical Unit

Nearby

Presidential Terrace
Lakeside Dining
Lakeside Market

24-Hour Area Desk

Located in Presidential I
205-348-5566

Bus Route Access

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Break Schedule

Open: fall, Thanksgiving, winter, and spring breaks

Cost

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Address

Highlands Map

145 Hackberry Lane
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Note: Mail is not delivered to this address. Send all mail to the Ferguson Mail Center.

Driving directions may be altered during Move-In, so please follow any driving instructions sent to your Crimson email.

Specifications


Specifications are for typical units. Individual rooms may vary.

Furniture

  • Approx. room dimensions: 10’W x 10’L
  • Furniture provided for each resident:
    • Standard twin bed and mattress (36”W x 75”L), adjustable height up to 31” max from floor (bed rails available)
      • To have your bed set higher than the indicated maximum height, bed lofts are available through Collegiate Bed Lofts.
    • Desk
    • Desk chair
    • 3-drawer dresser (30″W x 24”D x 30”H)
  • Approx. window dimensions: 31”W x 54 1/2”H, mini blinds provided
  • Vinyl flooring

Bathroom

  • One bath, one shower, two toilets and three sinks
  • Shower curtain liners provided

Living Room

  • Approx. room dimensions: 10’W x 11’L
  • Furniture shared by all residents:
    • 1 modular sofa (4 pieces)
  • Approx. window dimension: 61”W x 54 3/8”H, mini blinds provided
  • Vinyl flooring

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator, electric stove, dishwasher
  • Microwave not provided
  • Kitchen table with chairs

Housing Application


Housing Applications open each year in October for incoming freshman and December for continuing students. For more information, see our application page.

Apply for Housing

Staff

Maria Bonifacio-Sample

Maria Bonifacio-Sample

Assistant Director

mnbonifacio@ua.edu
205-348-6071

Spikey Howard

Spikey Howard

Community Director

swhoward@ua.edu
205-348-2573