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Student Apartments For Rent Near Texas State University in San Marcos | Dakota Ranch

Dakota Ranch is the essence of Hill Country living, and yet our close-knit community provides our residents all the essentials of city life. We have fully furnished apartments for rent catered exclusively to the lifestyles of our Texas State University student residents. Our community is on the Texas State University tram bus line, so you never have to worry about how you’ll get to class..


Explore our pet friendly 1, 2, & 3 bedroom apartment floor plan options, and find the best fit for you! All of our apartments feature a washer & dryer, full kitchen, large walk-in closets, and a private bathroom for every bedroom. On the hunt for a roommate? We have roommate matching available. All rooms are on individual leases, so you never have to worry about your roomie transferring or moving out.


Live in off campus housing that feels like a luxury apartment just for students. Our residents have full access to all of our amazing community amenities! Hang out at our Starbuck coffee bar, play with friends at our sand volleyball court, work out at our fitness center, lounge by our pool, & much more.


We know you have questions, and we’d love to answer them! Check out our FAQ page for parents and see why our community is the best fit for your Texas student. You won’t find better apartments near Texas State, but you don’t have to take our word for it! Read up on all of our amazing reviews, and see why students living here love Dakota Ranch.


Dakota Ranch lets you live off campus, while still being close to Texas State University, San Marcos, and the Hill Country area. Conveniently located on tranquil Ranch Road 12, our student housing community offers close access to all the best San Marcos has to offer, including Skydive San Marcos, Acquarena Center, San Marcos Premium Outlets and Wimberley Glass Works.


You won’t find better student furnished apartments near Texas State University in San Marcos, TX for rent. There are a lot of housing options in San Marcos, so see what sets us apart. Check availability on our current floor plans, or come by today and visit us for a tour!


Spacious 1, 2, & 3 Bedroom Floor Plans Available


Beds 1
Baths 1
Sq. Ft. 523
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Beds 1
Baths 1
Sq. Ft. 725
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