Aspire at Discovery Park will open
for Fall 2019 and we are excited to welcome international students
from all over the world to the newest and smartest student
apartments at Purdue!
We want your rental process and transition to the West Lafayette to
be as smooth as possible. Please let us know how we can help!
- Please visit the Floor
Plans page of our website and choose the floor plan that is
right for you.
- Once you have selected your floor plan, click on
the "Apply" button. You will need to register an
account to continue.
- Fill out the entire application. If you choose a
Guarantor, they will also need to fill out an application. A
guarantor must earn four times the monthly rent installment and
have established credit. If you choose to apply by yourself, you
must earn two times the monthly rent installment and have
established credit. You can also use your I-20 for income
- After you submit your application, the website
will generate a lease for you to sign online. The Guarantor must
also submit their application for you to secure your
- Once your application is approved, you and your
Guarantor (if applicable) will go through a credit and background
screening. Once you have passed your screening, your lease will be
What is Aspire at Discovery
Aspire Discovery Park is a new smart
apartment student community located on-campus and specifically
designed for students attending Purdue University. Please visit
Plans page of our website and
choose the floor plan that is right for you.
How close is Aspire at Discovery
Park to campus?
Aspire Discovery Park is located
on-campus in the Discovery Park area, right across the street from
First Street Suites. Walk, bike or take the CityBus to wherever you
need to be!
Move in will be August 17,
What floorplans are
Studio, two bedroom - 2 bath, 2
bedrooms - 1 bath, 4 bedroom - 2 bathroom and 4 bedroom - 4 bath
When should I
Spaces are filling up - some
floorplans have limited or no availability. Sign your lease to
reserve your space!
What is included in
Cable TV, internet, water, trash,
sewer and a variety of great community amenities are all included.
Parking and electricity/gas are not included.
Is the apartment
All apartments come fully furnished
with everything you need to feel at home:
What amenities can be found at
Aspire at Discovery Park?
Residents will enjoy a
state-of-the-art fitness and wellness center, study lounges, gaming
room with pool table and ping-pong, a multi-purpose meeting space
and the on-site Crave Food Hall,
featuring nine innovative food vendors.
What is Crave Food
Crave Food Hall is
a chef driven experience located in Building A. Upon launch it will
feature inspired creations from both locally and nationally
renown chefs. Featuring 8 unique concepts, including a 40-foot
bar, Crave brings elevated innovative food options to the students,
faculty and local community to enjoy.
What is an individual
- Bedroom: all unit types will
include a full-size bed, desk, chair and dresser
- Living Room: couch, coffee table,
side table, chair, entertainment center. Furniture in studio
apartments can vary depending on the layout.
- Kitchen: Stainless steel
appliances, bar stools or kitchen table and chairs - varies by
- Washer/dryer - full size washer
and dryer; some studio apartments come with a combo
An individual lease provides each
resident with their own separate lease agreement and responsibility
for only their rental installments. By signing an individual lease,
you are only taking responsibility for your rental installments and
lease term and will not be held liable for any delinquent amounts
owed by your roommate(s). The individual lease agreements protects
you in the event your roommates cannot make their payments, or if
they leave their lease agreement early
How long is a lease
The lease term is 11.5 months. The term begins on August 17, 2019
and ends July 31, 2020.
Do I have to pay a security
Yes, a security deposit of $300 is required per the lease agreement
upon approved credit. The security deposit is fully refundable upon
move out unless damage to the apartment has occurred. We
periodically run specials including $0 signing fees, so be sure to
check our website to take advantage of all our specials!
Are you pet friendly?
Yes - we welcome up to two pets per home. Our community does not
currently accept the following breeds: Akita Chow, Doberman, Pit
Bill, Rottweiler, American Straffordshire Terriers, English
Straffordshire Bull Terriers, Wolf hybrids, or any mix of the
aforementioned breeds. We are currently running $0 pet fees when
you sign a lease - for more information, please contact the leasing
How does the roommate matching program
If you are applying to one of our floor plans that contains more
than one bedroom, the application offers an exclusive
roommate-matching service. If you would like to participate, you
can complete the roommate matching form build into your
application. The form allows you to make notes of any friends
applying that you would like to live with. The form also asks you
to input your hobbies, interests, sleep routines, pet preferences
and study habits. Inputting this information will help the system
make the best possible recommendations for someone who may have
similar interests and that you will be most compatible to live with
throughout your lease term.
There are several transportation
options from the airport to make your trip as comfortable and
convenient as possible. All shuttles drop off at Purdue Memorial
Union which is a short walk or bus ride to Aspire at Discovery
- CityBus - free bus rides are available for Purdue
students with a valid Purdue photo ID and the bus stop is
conveniently located right outside our community. Free rides
include all Campus Loops and also regular city routes
throughout Lafayette and West Lafayette.
- Zipcar - rent a car for an hour or for the
- Pace - bike
share - rent on demand or sign up for a monthly plan for as
low as $4.99 per month
The easiest way to exchange
currency is to visit an exchange kiosk when you arrive at the
You can also exchange and setup a
bank account with one of the local banks in West Layfayette. See
below a few options:
The Purdue University Student
Health Center is just a short walk or bus ride away. Enrollment in
student insurance is a requirement for international students. For
more information on insurance, please visit Purdue University
Student Health website.
For emergencies, students can dial
911 on their phone for immediate assistance.
There are convenient local
retailers and grocery stores to make living at Aspire at Discovery
Park. Plus, Crave Food Hall is located on-site so students always
have several delicious options to choose from when they need a
quick bite to eat.