Mar 01, 2018

ATLANTA, GA (March 1, 2018) – Peak Campus, one of the nation’s leading student housing operators and developers, is excited to announce it has been awarded and assumed management of The Flats at East West University in Chicago, Illinois. The 70-unit, 240-bed asset further expands Peak’s presence into the downtown Chicago area where they currently manage three assets and adds to its growing on-campus and campus-affiliated management portfolio.

The Flats is a high-rise community conveniently situated in Chicago’s South Loop area serving as on-campus housing for the students of East West University, as well as housing for students of various colleges in the Chicagoland area.  The property offers studio, two and three bedroom apartments that come fully furnished with scenic views of both the downtown Chicago area and Lake Michigan. The central location to campus is also positioned within walking distance to Chicago’s renowned Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, and Soldier Field. The Flats offers students the best in amenities with an expansive business center, community lounge areas on every floor, both cardio and strength training facilities, and a full-size basketball court. Further, The Flats is home to the Student Life Center at East West University – a new, state of the art conference facility that serves students year-round in its facilities and also acts as dedicated summer housing. The Student Life Center encompasses an auditorium for groups of 200+, multiple classrooms, private computer labs, and a full-sized multipurpose room.

“We are excited to welcome this strategic partnership into the Peak Campus family as we continue to expand our brand within on-campus communities,” said Casey Petersen, Chief Operating Officer of Peak Campus. “We are thrilled to be bringing the best in class Peak standard of service to  students, parents, and staff at East West University.”

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Peak Campus, operating through a group of affiliated companies, is an institutional-grade property management and development company based in Atlanta, Georgia focused exclusively on the student housing industry. The companies' experienced professionals offer an unmatched ability to execute on strategies consistent with the goals and long-term investment strategies of its partners. The Companies’ have developed over 15,000 beds of purpose-built student housing, and currently manage over 48,000 beds with a combined valuation of more than $3.0 billion for investors nationwide, making them the second largest private operator in the United States.  For more information about Peak Campus and its affiliates' full array of real estate solutions, please visit