Local Neighborhood

Living at Point North Austin, you’ll be living so close to the school that you won’t need a university parking pass. It’s hard to imagine how close you really are without setting foot in a dorm room!

Come Live At Point North

Our community is so close to the University of Texas at Austin that getting to school will never be a hassle! We’re close to so many other attractions and venues in Austin, you’ll wonder if you even need your own transportation during your college experience.

Whether you’re looking for somewhere to grab a bite to eat or need to shop for a few items before your next class, there are plenty of places in Austin, Texas just minutes from Point North! There’s hotels for when your family visits or stores and food shops to get your late-night snacks for all-nighters. Point North is located down the street from UT Austin for when you wake up late for class. We are conveniently located near a variety of restaurants, shops and attractions for your entertainment needs when you’re done with your school work.

Literally steps to campus and walking distance to the following:

  • Animal Resources Center (ARC) – .2 miles, 5 minute walk (449 steps)
  • McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering (CPE) – .2 miles, 4 minute walk (457 steps)
  • Engineering Teaching Center (ETC) – .2 miles, 4 minute walk (401 steps)
  • Physics, Math, and Astronomy Building (PMA) –  .4 miles, 7 minute walk 
  • University of Texas School of Law Austin –  .4 miles, 8 minute walk
  • 7-Eleven – .1 mile, 2 minute walk
  • ECJ Building – .3 miles, 6 minute walk
  • Darrell K. Royal Texas Memorial Stadium – .7 miles, 13 minute walk
  • UT Tower (across campus) – .7 miles, 14 minute walk
  • Jesse H Jones/Moody College of Communications buildings – .6 miles, 12 minute walk