Premium Student Studio Apartments in Morningside Heights

Student Studio Apartments near
Columbia University and Barnard College

Spacious Columbia University off-campus studio apartments in Morningside Heights that are perfect for a single person. Get the full student living experience in a luxurious studio student apartment within walking distance of campus.

Designed with you in mind, there’s more than enough room to relax and recharge in a space that’s all your own. You also have the convenience of a fully equipped kitchenette with storage, modern furniture, and a full-size in-unit washer and dryer. Your wish list is fulfilled!

Browse Our Studio Apartments

All of our studio apartments offer a variety of layouts so you can choose the one that best fits your lifestyle.


Studio | 1 Bathroom | 392 SF
Starting at $4,225/month

Studio | 1 Bathroom | 334 SF
Starting at $4,050/month

Studio | 1 Bathroom | 345 SF
Starting at $3,900/month

Luxury Studio Apartments. Off-campus. On point.

Apartment Interiors

Spacious interiors, soaring ceiling heights, designer kitchens, and in-home washer/dryers are only the beginning. Sleek style and unmatched convenience start here.

Generously sized apartments. Community doorman and package service. Professional on-site management & maintenance team. What more could you ask for?


Come Home to Comfort and Convenience

Our studio apartments offer you the best in style, comfort, and convenience. The apartments are spacious, modern, and full of natural light; and they come equipped with all the furnishings and amenities you need to feel right at home.

  • A spacious, open-concept living area, fully furnished with stylish, and modern furniture.
  • The convenience of a fully equipped kitchen with plentiful storage, stainless steel appliances, a dishwasher, and a wall-mounted microwave.


Wake up on Top of the World

Even in a studio, when you need a quiet space to focus on work or study, your bedroom is the perfect escape with semi-enclosed walls.

  • A full-size bed for the utmost comfort with ample closet space for all wardrobe needs.
  • A private, modern bathroom with a rainfall shower and stylish tile design.


Exceptional Location. Extensive Amenities.

Designed for modern living, Monarch Heights elevates your home base. Each unit provides its own sanctuary. Stylish design accents, from granite countertops to spacious walk-in closets, form a visual thread for inspiring your own stories. With fully stylish features, as well as cutting-edge tech essentials, your space will fit your lifestyle.


Fully Furnished Apartments

With our custom-designed finishes, thoughtful and functional touches, and modern decor, you can live your best college life with ease and style.


Fully-Equipped Kitchens

Give yourself the tools to eat well with a full kitchen! Our kitchens are designed by professionals for versatility with stainless steel appliances including refrigerator, oven range, dishwasher, and microwave. This kitchen comes fully equipped with all things you need to cook or reheat take-out dinner in style.


In-Unit Washer and Dryer

Between workout gear and multiple outfit changes, does laundry tend to pile up? Check that chore off your list any time of day or night with our convenient, eco-friendly, energy-efficient appliances.


High Speed Internet

Monarch Heights We understand the value of connectivity. That’s why we provide you with high-speed, reliable Wi-Fi fast enough to support multiple streaming videos and games at once.


Maintenance on Site

At Monarch Heights, you’re never going to be “left out in the cold” when something happens. If your heat goes out and you’re burning the midnight oil studying for an exam, all you have to do is call. No extra charge.


Thoughtfully Designed. Exceptionally Detailed.

Our community offers spacious and flexible floor plan options you will not find at other Foggy Bottom communities. With 6 floor plans to choose from, you are destined to find a new home that meets the needs and lifestyle of you and your friends.

1 Bedroom Apartments

1 Floor Plan Available

  • Fully furnished.
  • Spacious central living rooms.
  • Internet included in your monthly rent.
  • In-unit washer and dryer.
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2 Bedroom Apartments

1 Floor Plan Available

  • Private bedrooms.
  • Fully furnished.
  • Spacious central living rooms.
  • Internet included in your monthly rent.
  • In-unit washer and dryer.
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3 Bedroom Apartments

1 Floor Plan Available

  • Private bedrooms.
  • Fully furnished.
  • Spacious central living rooms.
  • Internet included in your monthly rent.
  • In-unit washer and dryer.
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Functional and Carefully Designed Spaces

Community. Privacy. Study vibes. Celebrations. Life at Monarch Heights supports all of your moods and modes. We lay a solid foundation so you have the stability to focus and explore.

Live in style and comfort, where our cutting-edge amenities keep you energized, connected, and relaxed.

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Fitness Center

Want to balance out study time and eliminate stress? Stretch it out. Break a sweat with cardio. Join a group fitness class, or exercise at your own pace with weights, treadmills, and ellipticals. Join our spin bike community to increase your stamina and get the blood pumping. A clear head and peak performance can be yours, thanks to our pristine, state-of-the-art fitness centers, accessible 24/7.

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Bike Storage

Monarch Heights includes a secure access bike parking space, which you can use for daily commuting or just a fast and easy way to store your bike.

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Study Rooms

Sometimes you need a change of scenery to study effectively – but that doesn’t mean you need to head to campus. With study rooms perfect for working alone or with a group, it’s easy to find the quiet space you need at Monarch Heights.

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Receive your packages when you’re away, we’ll keep them safe until you’re ready to pick them up.

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Day or night, enjoy our cozy, landscaped courtyards designed for leisure. Curl up with a good read, or wind down with friends under big-sky stars. It’s the best of indoor-outdoor living — make the most of it.

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Rooftop Terrace

Enjoy the New York City weather (while you can) with your friends in our outdoor lounge and courtyard. With cozy outdoor furniture and beautiful landscaping, it’s the perfect place to unwind day or night.


Columbia University Off-Campus Student Apartment Living That’s Connected

Our prime location offers a relaxing refuge and the conveniences of a vibrant local community.

Monarch Heights offers an ideal mix of safety, security, and discovery. With Columbia University and its global academic outlook steps away, you also have easy access to a thriving, walkable community and stunning history within a bike ride or short drive.

Learn more about our neighbors with our detailed map below.

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