• FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    Answers to our most commonly asked questions
  • WHERE IS THE KNOLL LOCATED?  

    The Knoll is located on University Avenue at 11th Avenue SE in the Dinkytown neighborhood. Its location is equidistant from the University of Minnesota’s East and West Bank campuses and provides easy access to I-35W. The address is: 1101 University Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414.

  • HOW MANY PEOPLE CAN LIVE IN AN APARTMENT?  

     

    Occupancy guidelines are as follows:

    • 1 person permitted in a Studio
    • 1-2 people permitted in a 1 Bedroom
    • 2-4 people permitted in a 2 Bedroom, depending on floor plan
    • 4-5 people permitted in a 4 Bedroom
  • WHAT UTILITIES ARE INCLUDED IN THE RENT?  

    Cable, internet, trash, water and sewer are included in rent with a $30 per person monthly charge. You will be billed directly from the utility companies for your electricity and gas services. Estimated monthly costs for electricity and gas are around $30/person/month. There is also a $10/person/month Service Fee which includes free light bulb replacement, TV mount install, heating/air conditioner filter replacement, battery replacement in smoke detectors, touch up paint and patching of small nail holes at time of move out, plunger and door stop for each apartment, unlimited use of vacuums, moving carts and Swiffer cleaners and unlimited use of Netflix (through Roku player) and cable TV in common rooms.

  • HOW MUCH IS THE SECURITY DEPOSIT?  

    The deposit is $250 per person. It is refundable 21 days after the expiration of a resident’s lease.

  • WHERE IS THE LAUNDRY?  

    Each apartment at The Knoll includes a full-size washer and dryer. No more laundromats!

  • HOW DO I APPLY?  

    There are a few ways to apply! You can either apply online by going HERE

     

    Or you can apply in person at our convenient Leasing Center inside of The Bridges:

    930 University Ave SE

    Minneapolis, MN 55414

     

  • WHAT FURNITURE IS PROVIDED?  

    • Bedroom: A bed, headboard, nightstand, computer desk and dresser drawer system.
    • Living room: A sofa or loveseat, chair, end table, and coffee table.
    • Kitchen: Units with breakfast counters or center islands will be provided with 2-3 stools.
  • APARTMENTS ARE FURNISHED, BUT CAN I USE MY OWN FURNITURE?  

    Yes, but there is not a discount on rent for doing so. Should you opt to use your own furniture, we will happily remove unwanted items at no charge.

  • DO YOU ALLOW PETS?  

    Pets are not allowed in the building. However, certified service animals for people with disabilities are not considered pets.

  • IS THE RENT PER BED?  

    Yes, in order to keep things simple, we rent by the bed.

  • DO YOU HAVE A ROOMMATE MATCHING SERVICE?  

    Absolutely! Don’t have a roommate in mind? Our Leasing Staff would be more than happy to match you up with another student looking for a roommate.

  • HOW DO I PAY RENT?  

    Rent can be paid by check or money order at The Bridges management office during regular business hours. Rent can also be paid online HERE

  • DO YOU HAVE A MAINTENANCE STAFF?  

    Yes, we have an on-site maintenance staff available during office hours as well as 24 hour emergency maintenance.

  • DO YOU HAVE PARKING AVAILABLE?  

    Yes, we offer underground garage parking for an additional fee of $165 per month. We also offer Scooter/Motorcycle stalls in the underground garage for $35 per month.

  • DO YOU HAVE BIKE STORAGE?  

    Yes, we have a secure bicycle storage area in our enclosed and climate-controlled parking garage at no cost to our residents.