Can I pay my bill with a credit card? Is
there an extra charge?
Great news! Union on
Lincoln Way has a feature that lets you pay online! View your
balance, submit electronic check, or pay with a Visa, MasterCard,
American Express, or Discover from any computer. Just log on to our
website, click the “Resident Login” button. After login, you’ll be
taken to our resident rent pay portal. There is a convenience
charge for this service. However, if you choose to pay with a
checking account online the fee is only 99 cents!
Do I have a meal plan?
Meal plans are not offered at Union on
Do you allow pets?
Union on Lincoln Way is a pet friendly
community! Permitted animals must weigh no more than 50 lbs. and
aggressive breeds are not permitted. No more than one animal is
permitted in a bedroom and no more than two animals are permitted
in an apartment.
How close to campus are you?
We are located right next to Iowa State
University, less than 0.5 miles away.
How do our rates compare to on-campus housing
When comparing our rates to on-campus rates
you must take into consideration many variables, including floor
plan layout, square footage, furniture, utilities and community
events. Our leasing staff is available to discuss with you how our
rates compare to other housing options and validate that our
community offers you the best value for your money, as well as a
great location and incredible amenities.
How many people live there?
Every year the total number varies just
slightly, but we have room for 542 residents.
If I am over 21 do I need a guarantor?
Yes. All leases are required to have a
guarantor. If an approved guarantor cannot be obtained, Greystar
Worldwide, LLC. will accept a security deposit of one (1)
If I pay in full, do I get a discount?
Union on Lincoln Way does not offer
discounts for rent paid in full. However, prepayment gives you the
peace of mind knowing that your account is in good standing at all
Is parking available?
Yes. Parking fees are $90 for uncovered
spaces, $105 for covered spaces and $115 for climate-controlled
What do I need to hook up my computer to the
You will need a CAT 5 (Ethernet) cable. We
have internet outlets in each bedroom and common area. Your
computer must be configured properly for the internet to work. Your
computer or device must be registered as an active device with our
internet service provider. We also have community-wide WiFi.
What if I need to cancel my lease?
Leases are legal contracts for the said
term. Residents are responsible for the entire term of the lease.
We offer lease re-assignments for a $200 fee. Please see a leasing
professional for further details.
What is the cost?
Please visit the Floor Plans page or call us
at 515-203-2008 for our current rates.
What size are the beds?
Our beds are full-size XL in single
occupancy rooms, and twin-size XL in double occupancy rooms.
What utilities are included in my monthly
We take care of everything EXCEPT your
electric (required) and land-line telephone (optional). Here is a
list of what we provide: water, sewer, trash removal, Internet in
every bedroom and the living room (Ethernet & WiFi), digital
cable with HBO in the living room and each bedroom.
When do I start paying the new rent
On the first day of your new lease.
I'm graduating in December, can I still
Contact the office for details on the
options available to you.
If I renew, do I have to move out and then
move back in?
When you renew and choose to stay in your
current spot, no moving is required!
Can I request different roommates?
We want you to be comfortable here, and we
will do everything we can to accommodate your roommate
If I renew, will my guarantor have to sign
No. Your guarantor doesn't have to do
It seems early to renew, I just moved
Renewing now will provide the most benefit
to you. By signing early, you will secure your space for next year
and take advantage of the best pricing available.
How do I renew my lease?
We know how busy you are, so we have made
the process as quick and easy as possible. Renewing is a easy as
"1,2,3"! Just following these steps:
1. Open your renewal email from us.
2. Review the terms, and click "Accept"
3. Follow the prompts to sign the new lease agreement.
It's that easy!
What is a "renewal?"
Are you loving it here and can't imagine
leaving at the end of your lease? By signing a renewal, you get to
extend your stay at your community!
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