Spring break is a time for college goers to kick back, relax and have some fun. For many students, it’s a time to get away from your small college town and make a road trip to somewhere new!

But the question is – where should you go this year?

From the mountains of Colorado to the beaches of Florida, we have dozens of destinations across the United States that are perfect for college students to spend their Spring Break. No matter where you attend school, these locations are just a road trip or short plane ride away!

Whether you are looking for an affordable, quiet getaway or want to splurge on the trip of a lifetime, check out these cities for an unforgettable Spring Break.

East Coast 

  • New York City, New York
  • Washington, D.C.
  • The Outer Banks, North Carolina
  • Folly Beach, South Carolina

These destinations are within driving distance of these three college student apartment communities:

The Lofts – West Virginia University
The Landing – East Carolina University
Cayce Cove – University of South Carolina


  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Phoenix, Arizona
  • South Padre Island, Texas
  • Austin, Texas

Some of these destinations are conveniently under 300 miles away from The Connection at Huntsville near Sam Houston State University!


  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Cleveland, Ohio
  • Traverse City, Michigan

Students at these colleges and student housing communities will be happy to know that these destinations are just a short distance away:

The Metropolitan – Southern Illinois University
Tiger Village – University of Missouri
Level 27 – Miami University of Ohio
The Commons on Kinnear – Ohio State University
Worthington Meadows, College Park, Gateway Lakes and The Jerome – Ohio State University
Hilltop Club – West Kentucky University
The Reserve on West 31st – University of Kansas
The Lodge on the Trail – Purdue University
South Duff – Iowa State University
The Village at Bluegrass – Central Michigan University


  • Miami Beach, Florida
  • Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Panama City Beach, Florida
  • Savannah, Georgia
  • Nashville, Tennessee
  • Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Students at these college-friendly apartment communities are conveniently located near all of these fun spring break locations:

The Commons at Tallahassee – Florida State University
100 Midtown – Georgia Tech
The Reserve at Athens – University of Georgia
The Pavilion on 62nd – University of Florida
Spectra, Crescent Westshore, Isles of Gateway – University of South Florida

West Coast  

  • Los Angeles, California
  • San Francisco, California
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Seattle, Washington
  • Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

What other cities across the United States do you love traveling to for spring break? Let us know in the comments!