Is Lancer Commons on-campus housing?
Lancer Commons offers independent apartment living on the edge of campus with the security that a LMG-managed property provides.

Are there RA’s?
No, there are no RA’s at Lancer Commons. Lancer Commons is an independent, apartment- style community managed by Lancer Management Group. We offer the convenience and reliability of an adjacent-campus location combined with an independent lifestyle. Lancer Commons offers students the best of both worlds!

Do I have to have a meal plan at Lancer Commons?
No, since Lancer Commons is an apartment community, you do not need to have a meal plan. You will definitely enjoy the easy access to the great retail and restaurants in and around the Lancaster area.

Are the apartments furnished?
No, apartments are not furnished.

Can I pick my roommates, or can you match me with a roommate?
You can do either! You are welcome to live with your friends, or we can match your student with a roommate(s).

What does individual leases or “by-the-bed” leasing mean?
This is a perfect example of what we mean by best of both worlds, i.e. independent living, managed by LMG. Each apartment at Lancer Commons is leased by the bed, which means that every person in the apartment has his or her own individual room and individual lease. This is great for you, because you don’t have to stress about your roommates paying their rent or bills. No matter what, you are only responsible for your individual rent.

Is Lancer Commons open to freshman, sophomores, juniors and seniors?
Lancer Commons is an apartment student housing facility for undergraduate, graduate, professional, veteran, and international students.

What exactly is included in my rent?
At Lancer Commons, your lease is inclusive of all utilities (less worries!). Your rent automatically includes, electric, high speed Internet, cable TV, water, and emergency maintenance, and of course convenient access to all of USC Lancaster’s Student Amenities!

Do I pay utilities?
Everything you need is included in your rent -Did we mention we have the fastest Internet in town?

What happens if my roommate doesn’t pay their rent?
With individual lease responsibility or “by-the-bed” leases, you don’t have to stress about if your roommates pay their rent on time. Your roommate’s failure to pay rent will not affect your credit or cramp your style.

Can I pay my rent with my financial aid? What about a credit card?
Yes, you can pay your rent with your financial aid or scholarships. We accept payments through a variety of convenient ways, including on-site and online. Direct payment and credit card payments are also accepted.
Note: Normal service fees apply if paying by credit card.

Is parking available at Lancer Commons?
Absolutely!!