University Drive Apartments

About U Drive

  • Eight separate apartment buildings along University Drive (6607, 6627, 6633, 6639, 6645, 6649, 6801, 6811) (Map).
  • U drive is located in the Ames Place Neighborhood.
  • Each building holds 4 apartments with 3 bedrooms (except 6811 2W which has 4 bedrooms and 6811 1E which has 2 bedrooms).
  • Apartments furnished with: couch, coffee table, end table, dining room table/chairs, kitchen with fridge and stove/oven.
  • Bedroom furnished with: twin XL bed, dresser, desk/chair, bookshelf.
  • Shower curtain is provided in bathroom.
  • Some buildings have hardwood while others have carpet.
  • All buildings have central air except 6627, which has AC units and radiator heat.
  • Household items, such as kitchenware, dinnerware, linens, toiletries, trash cans or cleaning supplies are NOT provided.
  • 2 RAs available to assist residents and plan events, hold a kickoff event in August for residents to meet each other.
  • Laundry room is located in basement of each building (linked to campus card system); storage is not allowed in basements.
  • U Drive residents have access to the Village Computer Lab in the basement of Village House.
  • Fee-based cable through Charter Communications (for contact info view the Links page on this website). Expense of cable not covered by Residential Life.
  • Free parking can be found behind each building (without permit) and on the street (with permit obtained upon checking into Village Office).
  • If sticker is not displayed or car is parked outside the designated parking zone, cars on street will be towed; a detailed map of the parking zone can be found at
  • Garbage and recycling dumpsters are located in the alleyway behind the buildings (items must be put inside the dumpsters in order to be picked up).
  • Have mail sent to:
    Building # University Drive
    Apt #___
    St. Louis, MO 63130
  • Label your mail box with each roommate’s name to ensure all mail delivered
  • Package delivery to Village Mailroom with prior call to mailroom
  • Direct any questions about mail to the Village Mailroom at 935-5635