Family Housing


Family Apartment Living

1855 PLACE

Nestled just across from the Breslin Student Events Center and numerous campus resources, 1855 Place offers one- and two-bedroom contemporary family apartments. Enjoy the many amenities of apartment living in these newly developed spaces adjacent to ample, on-site parking. Residents can also enjoy Sparty's Market grocery store and a Starbucks on-site. Designated green space and plenty of common outdoor areas offer the perfect setting for studying, picnicking or a quick game of catch.

To apply for a space in 1855 Place family housing, please click the apply button below.

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  • Wi-Fi and cable equipped
  • All utilities included (electric, gas, water, recycling, trash)
  • In-unit washer and dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen appliances (including microwave)
  • Fully furnished
  • Air conditioning
  • On-site maintenance
  • Designated parking (Fees apply)
  • On-site fitness facility
  • Green space and playgrounds
  • Community service center


2017-18 rates:

  • One bedroom - $800 per month
  • Two bedroom - $925 per month

No credit checks or deposits are needed, just the first month's rent is due at lease signing.


Housing Assignments Office, 517-884-LIVE (5483) or 1-877-954-8366

To apply for a space in 1855 Place family housing, please log into iLiveon.



Family housing at MSU is designated for students enrolled in a degree-granting program who are:

  • Single students and  their dependent children and/or relatives;
  • Legally married couples as well as their dependent children and/or relatives, or;
  • Domestic partners as well as  their dependent children and/or relatives.

Pets are not permitted.
Apartments are fully furnished and removal of furniture is not permitted.
Subletting is not permitted.

Parking: Residents are required to register motor vehicles, mopeds and bicycles with the MSU Police Department during the duration of their residence in MSU facilities. The cost of parking is not included in the rental rate.

Personal liability and property insurance: Michigan State University is not liable for the theft or loss of money, property or valuables, damages to any resident’s property or personal injury sustained in the apartments. Students are recommended to carry their own personal property insurance or determine whether property loss is covered by parents’ or guardians’ homeowner’s policy.



If you are interested in Spartan Village, a limited number of apartments may be available to rent.

Please contact the Housing Assignments Office, at the numbers below, to inquire about availability of these units.

Housing Assignments Office: 517-884-LIVE (5483) or 1-877-954-8366