Campus Living at Its Finest


Q. How close are you to John A Logan College?

A. You can see the college from the apartments.  We are within walking distance to John A Logan College, when the weather is nice many of our tenants choose to walk rather than struggle with parking on campus.


Q. Can I park my vehicle at Lake Logan Apartments?

A. Yes, we have ample parking, in our well-lit parking lot, for our tenants and limited parking for their guests.


Q. How soon do I need to apply to make sure I get an apartment before school starts?

A. While each year is different, it’s always best to apply as soon as possible.  Sometimes there are still units available in June for August move in but that is not always the case.  If you are applying after the month of April, for the following August, it’s probably best to call and check availability before you apply.


Q. Are the apartments furnished?

A. Yes, each apartment comes with a couch, armed chair, end tables, lamps, dining room table and chairs.  Each bedroom is furnished with its own long twin bed, dresser, night stand, and a built in desk, sink and vanity.


Q. What do I need to bring?

A. TV, TV stand, pots & pans, dishes, linens (long twin beds), towels, shower curtain, shower curtain rod, microwave, and any personal items that make you feel at home.   


Q. Can we make any alterations to the walls?

A. You cannot paint the walls but you can hang curtains and pictures to decorate.  We allow a reasonable amount of small nails or tacks in the walls along with the command strips that have the release tabs on the bottom.  We do not allow large nails, screws, or double-sided tape on the walls.


Q. How does the roommate matching work?

A. You know better than we do who you want to live with, we provide a place on our website where individuals who are interested in finding a roommate can fill out a profile and see other profiles of individuals who are also looking for roommates.  It is up to the individuals to contact each other and ultimately decide who they want to live with.


Q. When is the rent due?

A. Rent is due on the first of each month.


Q. Is there a discount if I pay my rent in full for the year?

A. Yes, if you choose to pay your rent in full for the year you will receive a discount of $10.00 per month.  If you choose to pay your rent in full for the semester you will receive a discount of $5.00 per month.


Q. Can I use my financial aid to pay for my housing?

A. Any available financial aid funds, after on-campus charges are satisfied, are released to the student for non-institutional expenses, such as off-campus housing. These funds can be used to pay charges at Lake Logan Apartments. Normal payment deadlines will continue to apply.


Q. Do you have to be a student to live at Lake Logan Apartments?

A. Most of the residents at Lake Logan Apartments are students at John A Logan College or Southern Illinois University.  Lake Logan Apartments is an Equal Opportunity housing provider and welcomes applications from non-students. Family members are welcome as well, subject to occupancy limits.


Q. Can I see a model apartment?

A. Yes, you can call 618-985-8858 and make an appointment or just stop by the leasing-office, we would love to show you around.

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