Mercer Residence 2015-16 Rates & Options

Mercer Residence is located on the corner of West Third and Mercer Streets, a short three block walk to the Law School. This apartment complex includes several types of units. In addition, residents have access to ground floor and upper terraces, a game room, study rooms, lounges, computer rooms, laundry facilities and a TV room. Note that the majority of the apartments in Mercer Residence do not have windows in the common area and none of the bathrooms have windows.

All apartments have wall-to-wall carpeting, are centrally air-conditioned, have kitchens (stove, oven, refrigerator) and are furnished with beds (type A, D, and E apartments are furnished with queen beds; all other apartments are furnished with extra-long twin beds), chests of drawers, desks, chairs, dining table and chairs, bookshelves, and lounge chairs. Bedrooms in Mercer Residence do not have overhead lighting. Lamps, linens, cookware, kitchen utensils, and wastebaskets are not provided. 

Note:

  • Rates include local telephone, NYU Cable TV, ResNet (high-speed wireless and data capability) and utility charges (Heat/Air Conditioning (seasonally), Water, Gas, Electricity). Each bedroom has a telephone, ResNet and NYU Cable TV connection
  • Halogen lamps and pets are prohibited
  • There are a limited number of studio and one-bedroom apartments available
  • Applicants who will not be living with a spouse, significant other, or children may request only a private bedroom in a shared apartment suite or an apartment that is suitable for one person (see suitability notes in the description section)
  • All measurements are approximate, and square footage and layouts will vary
  • Monthly rates are approximate and are provided solely for comparison to off-campus market rents. Students are billed on a semester basis, and semester lengths vary
  • Smoking is prohibited in School of Law housing (apartments, common areas, balconies, terraces, etc.)
  • The academic year license period start date for all but JD1 students is Saturday, August 22, 2015. All JD1 students are scheduled to arrive on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 and will be charged the corresponding JD1 Orientation Housing Fee for their stay during this time
  • Mercer Street Residence is currently undergoing a multi-year apartment renovation program
  • Apartment Windows & Terraces: Windows and terrace doors in all apartments have window stops installed on the frames to restrict the opening (6 inches). This measure is in compliance with University policy and is strictly enforced. Apartment terraces may not be used by residents, and the rental rate for these units is adjusted accordingly to reflect the non-accessibility. Removal of the window stops is prohibited.

Key


Sub-type 1=Mercer Street View/Quietest side of the building
Sub-type 2=3rd Street View/Louder than the Mercer Street View and quieter than the Broadway View
Sub-type 3=Broadway View/Loudest side of the building.

 

Example: A Type A1-L Apartment is a type A apartment with a Mercer Street View (1) on the lower tier (L).

Tiers

Tier Tier Code Location in Building
Lower L Floors 1-6
Middle M Floors 7-14
Upper U Floors 15-20

 

Rate Table

 

Apt. Type Occupancy Choice Tier Code Semester Rate per Licensee Monthly Rate per Licensee

Description

A1 Entire Apt.

L

$13,014

$2,892

Large studio apartment with kitchen and bath (475 sq. feet). Suitable for 2 persons (family housing only)

A2 Entire Apt.

M

U

$13,269

$13,655

$2,949

$3,034

A3 Entire Apt.

L

M

U

$12,560

$12,805

$13,160

$2,791

$2,846

$2,924

C1 Private BR

L

U

$8,333

$8,743

$1,852

$1,943

Three-room apt. suite with two separate bedrooms, kitchen & bath (475 sq. feet). Suitable for 2 persons. Average size bedroom = 12' x 12'

C2 Private BR

L

M

$8,105

$8,307

$1,801

$1,846

C3 Private BR

L

U

$7,876

$8,385

$1,750

$1,863

D1 Entire Apt.

L

M

U

$11,471

$11,757

$12,039

$2,549

$2,613

$2,675

Studio apartment with kitchen and bath (390 sq. feet). Suitable for 1 to 2 persons. (split between individuals & family housing)

D2 Entire Apt. L $11,246 $2,499
D3 Entire Apt.

L

U

$11,027

$11,570

$2,451

$2,571

E2

 

 

Entire Apt.

L

M

U

$13,624

$13,806

$14,835

$3,028

$3,068

$3,297

Two-room apt. with one bedroom, living room/kitchen, and bath (575 sq. feet). Suitable for 2 persons (family housing only). Average size bedroom = 12' x 15'

 

E3

Entire Apt.

Entire Apt.

M

U

$14,547

$14,756

$3,233

$3,279

F1 Private BR

L

M

U

$8,758

$8,976

$9,189

$1,946

$1,995

$2,042

Three-room apt. suite with two separate bedrooms, kitchen & bath (610 sq. feet). Suitable for 2 persons. Average size bedroom = 12' x 15'

F2 Private BR L $8,696 $1,932
F3 Private BR

L

M

U

$8,525

$8,738

$8,945

$1,894

$1,942

$1,988

G1 Private BR

M

U

$8,577

$8,733

$1,906

$1,941

Four-room apt. suite with three bedrooms, kitchen and bath (850 sq. feet). Suitable for 3 persons. Average size bedroom = 12' x 15'
G3 Private BR

L

M

U

$8,177

$8,380

$8,624

$1,817

$1,862

$1,916

J3

 

 

Entire Apt.

 

 

L

U

$10,730

$10,991

$11,257

$2,384

$2,442

$2,501

Slightly smaller studio apartment with kitchenette and bath (335 sq. feet). Suitable for 1 person

 

 

GC

Private BR

 

 

U

$8,198

$1,822

Four-room apt. suite with three bedrooms, kitchen and bath. Suitable for 3 persons. Average size bedroom = 10' x 8'