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Spruce - Graduate Housing

The Spruce building at Sunnyside Apartments will open August, 2023. These apartments are newly constructed, modern, furnished, clean housing within close proximity to the University of Utah’s academic center and accessible via a free Campus Shuttle. Graduate Students who are not married/partnered are eligible to live in the Spruce building and may be paired with a roommate/s depending on the number of bedrooms in your selected apartment.

Rooms are leased by academic term (August-May) renewable yearly with summer extensions available. 

Please review the Eligibility Policy, Roommate Policy and Apartment Availability as part of the application. 

All buildings are non smoking.

Community Amenities

  • Courtyard
  • High Speed Internet
  • Laundry Facilities (No Fee)
  • Rent includes utilities, internet and cable TV service
  • Study Rooms
  • Gathering Rooms (various sizes and reservable for private events)
  • BBQ/Picnic Area
  • Covered/Locked Bicycle Storage
  • Elevators
  • Night Patrol
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Academic Year Leases
  • Free Campus Shuttle for students
  • Community Programming provided by Sunnyside Apartments’ Resident Life Team
  • On-Site Parking

Apartment Furnishings

All Spruce apartments/bedrooms are furnished, and have the following amenities upon your arrival:

  • XL Twin Bed
  • XL Twin Mattress & Mattress Cover
  • 4 Drawer Chest (Studio only)
  • 5 Drawer Chest (1-3 bedrooms only)
  • Night stand (Studio only)
  • Round coffee table and small round end table
  • Desk and chair (not available in Studio units)
  • Upholstered chair(s) (two in 2- 3 bedroom units)
  • Entertainment Table Unit 
  • Living Room Seating (small couch)
  • Dining table and chairs (not available in Studio units)
  • Electric air conditioning and heating
  • Glass top stove with oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen garbage disposal
  • Blinds
  • Shower Rod and curtain

All furnishings provided must stay in the apartment and not be removed or stored.  Furniture storage is not available.


Approximate Square Footage:
307 ft2

Security Deposit: $400

Monthly Rent: $1,300

Apply for studio

studio floorplan

1 Bedroom
1 Bathroom Suite

Approximate Square Footage:
478 ft2

Security Deposit: $400

Monthly Rent: $1,490

1 bedroom unit assignments at capacity  - no longer accepting applications


1 bedroom floorplan

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom 

Rented by the room with private bath

Approximate Square Footage:
694 ft2

Security Deposit: $400

Monthly Rent:
Room with private bath $1,150

wait list availability only Apply for Room with private bath in 2 bedroom unit

2 bedroom 2 bathroom floorplan

*One bedroom has a shower and the other bedroom has a bathtub.

3 Bedroom
2 Bathroom

Rented by the room

Approximate Square Footage:
1028 ft2

Security Deposit: $400

Monthly Rent:
Room with Shared Bath: $900
Room with Private Bath: $1000


3 bedroom rooms with shared bath assignments at capacity - no longer accepting applications

3 bedroom rooms with private bath assignments at capacity - no longer accepting applications


3 bedroom floorplan

3 bedroom floorplan

Last Updated: 8/14/23