Texas A&M University
- Average rating
The sprawling neighborhood east of campus is home to A&M’s Greek community and includes many of College Station’s best local restaurants and shopping centers.
East Campus is home to many unique apartment complexes, thriving restaurants, and an abundance of strip malls that cater to students’ every need. Texas Avenue, College Station’s busiest road, runs right through the middle of the East Campus neighborhood, making it a popular area for college students and young professionals alike.
You'll fall in love with:
All the different stores, restaurants, coffee shops that you wouldn’t get to see around campus.
What to expect
A plethora of restaurants and coffee shops a stone’s throw away, traffic during rush hour, and a short 5-7 minute commute to campus.
A mix of college students, faculty, and young families, most of whom drive or take the Texas A&M transit system to get around town.
This neighborhood’s apartment complexes offer a variety of floor plans and are generally reasonably priced.
- Post Oak Mall: 5 minutes
- Texas A&M Golf Course: 10 minutes
- Fuego's Tortilla Grill: 10 minutes
- H.E.B.: 10 minutes
- Torchy Tacos: 5 minutes
Around the block
GRAB SOME GROCERIES: Located on the west side of Texas Ave. both Kroger and HEB are the two most prominent locations for college students to do their weekly grocery runs.