Transfer Students

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Minutes From Class

Located just a quick drive or bike ride from the University of Texas at Austin, you’ll never have to worry about being stuck in traffic or wasting your time on a long commute.

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Student-Oriented Amenities

From working up a sweat to working hard on assignments, we offer students an array of amenities centered around helping them succeed as students and as people.

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Roommate Matching

Finding the right roommates can be tricky, especially in a new place. Legacy on Rio aims to ease the search with extensive roommate-matching services!


On-Site Staff

From management to maintenance, the Legacy on Rio team provides friendly and expert service for our UT Austin student apartments.

Student Apartments For Longhorns

Welcome home to an innovative University of Texas off campus housing community.

Starting at a new school can be overwhelming, especially with a full course load and navigating an unfamiliar town. At Legacy on Rio, our goal is to make your transition to a new environment easier. With spacious apartments and luxury amenities and a convenient learn more about our community!

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Fully Furnished UT Austin Apartments

Our University of Texas student apartments offer spacious floor plans and stylish furnishings.

Frequently Asked Questions

Reserving your place at Legacy on Rio is simple! Just click the ‘Apply Now’ tab and fill out the application for the floor plan you want. To secure your spot, we encourage transfer students to apply as soon as possible. Contact us for more information about the application process or to schedule a tour.

Legacy on Rio offers several different floor plan options to suit everyone’s needs. Residents can choose from two-bedroom apartmentsthree-bedroom apartmentsfour-bedroom apartments, and five-bedroom apartments

Legacy on Rio is just an eight-minute bike ride or a seven-minute car ride from the University of Texas at Austin campus, so you’ll never have to worry about being late to class or missing campus activities.

At Legacy on Rio, we want you to love your home. That’s why all of our floor plans come with great apartment features, such as full furnishings, stainless steel appliances, a washer and dryer in every unit, dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator, and oven.

Your monthly installment payments cover everything you need, including furnishings, cable, high-speed Internet, and access to our resort-style amenities.

Internet isn’t just an amenity, it’s a necessity. That’s why each of our lavish units comes complete with high-speed Internet access.

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UT Austin Off Campus Housing, Minutes From Everything

At Legacy on Rio, our apartments close to UT Austin offer students the perfect location, just mere minutes from the University of Texas at Austin campus. We’re also located in the middle of several options for dining, shopping, and entertainment. When everything is located just steps away, you’ll never run out of things to do!

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Easy Access To Campus

Forget sitting in traffic, arriving late to class, or missing exciting on campus events when you live at our student housing near UT Austin.

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Nearby Dining & Shopping

Your favorite shops and eateries are located within walking distance from our community, making it easy to get errands done, so you have more time for what’s important.

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Close To The Action

Our community is just minutes from local hotspots, making it easy to meet up with friends and explore everything the city has to offer.

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