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Nicholson Gateway

Modern, new apartments come fully-furnished and in a variety of layouts, with both 10-month and 12-month leases available. Steps away from class and with restaurants, shopping, a parking garage, University Rec Center, and grocery store on site, Nicholson Gateway Apartments is the perfect home for savvy upperclass and graduate students.  

Nicholson Gateway Apartments sits on a 28-acre site between West Chimes Street and Skip Bertman Drive and will provide undergraduate upperclassmen and graduate students the private, independent living experience they want in the premier and convenient on-campus setting. Competitively priced and conveniently located, Nicholson Gateway takes the hassle out of housing.

Now Leasing for Fall 2018

All LSU upperclass and graduate students can log in to the housing portal (myLSU > Student Services > On-Campus Housing) and select the Undergrad Housing Fall 2018 application term to lease in Nicholson Gateway Apartments. (Yes, even graduate students should select that term): 

  • Current on-campus residents will complete the application, select an apartment, and then pay $250 non-refundable advance rent to secure that apartment space. 
  • Students not currently living on campus will complete the application, pay $250 advance rent and application fee, and then will gain access to search for, select, and secure an apartment space. 
  • If you get an error message, email reslife@lsu.edu so we can reset your account.
  • A $3,600 annual rent reduction stipend is available for graduate students on assistantships and/or with a financial need.

LEASE TODAY

GRADUATE STIPEND APPLICATION

WHY Nicholson GATEWAY?

Student: Alyssa from Texas

DETAILS

Nicholson Gateway Apartments

Side of Campus: West

Capacity: 1,500

Gender: Coed by Apartment

1, 2, 3 and 4-student Apartments

Bed Size: Full XL (54 x80)* 
Standard Full-size sheets do fit the Full XL mattress. 
*Riverbend Hall has queen size (60 x 80) beds.

10-month and 12-month Leases

Included Bedroom Furniture: Bed, Desk, Chair, Built-in Closet, Chest of Drawers, Blinds

Included in Kitchen: Refrigerator, Microwave, Stove, Oven, Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Stools for Island Seating

Included Living Room Furniture: Couch, chair(s), side table, coffee table, TV console

On-site Matherne's Market grocery store and UREC

 

TAKE A LOOK

 

Apartment Measurements

See an apartment in the new Nicholson Gateway Apartments for upperclassmen and graduate students. Tours are available of the studio, one-bedroom, two-bedroom private bath, two-bedroom shared bath, and three-bedroom layouts. The Nicholson tour office is located in the lobby of Canal Hall, and is open 11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday beginning September 5. No appointment is necessary.

Visitors may park in Gateway South Lot - Lot 109 and Gateway Central Lot - Lot 110. Visitor parking is allowed for up to one hour. Please meet at the main entrance of Canal Hall and a tour guide will greet you at the lobby to check in for a tour.

*No tours of the Nicholson Gateway Apartments will be available August 25 - September 4 as we transition tour locations for the school year. 

 

The Gateway Center Retail Area

 Retailer Logos


Rates are listed per student, per semester. Units are rented by the bed, not the entire apartment. 
Rent Rates 

An academic year lease is mid-August through the end of May (10 months). 
Rent rates do not include the Graduate Housing Stipend opportunity. If awarded, reduce the 12-month total by $3,600. 

Nicholson Gateway Apartments  Each Semester Rent (Fall, Spring) Summer Rent 
S-1 Studio Apartment $5,825  $2,915
A-1 One bedroom, One-bathroom Apartment $7,080  $3,540
B-1 Two-bedroom, One-bathroom Apartment $4,600  $2,300
B-2 Two-bedroom, Two-bathroom Apartment $4,740  $2,370
B-3 Three-bedroom, Three-bathroom Apartment $4,690  $2,345
D-4 Four-bedroom, Four-bathroom Apartment $4,340  $2,170

 

AMENITIES

From Saturday nights in Death Valley to Sunday nights in Middleton Library, with Nicholson Gateway’s convenient location you’re just steps away from it all.

All-inclusive Rent (cable, high speed wired Internet and Wi-Fi, trash, sewer, water, all electricity, pest control)
Fully Furnished with Designer, Modern Furniture
University-run on-campus housing 
Steps from Tiger Stadium
LSU Student only community
Private and Group Study Spaces
Professional, Graduate and Student Staff Available On-site 24/7
Financial Aid Can Be Applied to Rent on Fee Bill
10,000 sq. ft. on-site University Recreation Center
On-site Matherne's Market grocery store 
38,000 sq. ft. of on-site retail amenities
Parking Garage and Surface Parking 
Washer and Dryer (HE)
Electronic card-access exterior doors and individually-locking bedroom doors
Surveillance Cameras
LSU Police Patrol

Ceiling Fans
Washer/Dryer
Fully Equipped kitchen
No Meal Plan Required
Granite Counter Tops
Kitchen Islands with Seating
Window Blinds
Wood Laminate Flooring
USB Outlets
24/7 Hour Desk
Computer Lab with Free Printing
Courtyards
Group Conference Rooms
Top Floor Social Lounges with Views of Tiger Stadium
Indoor and Outdoor Bike Storage
Roommate Matching Available

 

BUZZWORTHY

 

GETTING HERE

Mail & Packages: 
Use the Student's LSU Box in the Student Union. 

Perishable Deliveries:
Student Name
Louisiana State University
Nicholson Gateway Apartments
_____ Hall, Apartment ____
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Physical Address: Nicholson Drive

 RES HALL & APARTMENT MAP

STAFF

 

Staff RLC

Bailey Benson
Residence Life Coordinator
Riverbend & Canal
225-578-8732

staff GRD

James Zimmerman
Graduate Residence Director
Riverbend & Canal
225-578-8982

Nicholson Apartments Professinal Staff Member

David Morris
Residence Life Coordinator
Oxbow, Gulf & Delta
225-578-8817

Nicholson Apartments Gradaute Assistant

Jourdan Hilaire
Residence Life Coordinator
Bayou & Marsh
225-578-8885

 

  

 

Nicholson Gateway Apartments Layouts

S1 - StudioA-1 - One bedroom, One Bathroom B-2 - Two Bedroom, Two BathroomB-1 - Two Bedroom, One Bathroom

B-3 - Three Bedroom, Three BathroomD-4 - Four Bedroom, Four Bathroom

 

Nicholson Gateway Apartments Site Map 
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Nicholson Gateway Apartments Photos

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Nicholson Gateway Apartments Floor Plans - Riverbend Hall (Download PDF

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Nicholson Gateway Apartments Floor Plans - Canal Hall (Download PDF

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Nicholson Gateway Apartments Floor Plans - Oxbow Hall (Download PDF

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Nicholson Gateway Apartments Floor Plans - Gulf Hall (Download PDF

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Nicholson Gateway Apartments Floor Plans - Delta Hall (Download PDF

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Nicholson Gateway Apartments Floor Plans - Marsh Hall (Download PDF
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Nicholson Gateway Apartments Floor Plans - Bayou Hall (Download PDF

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