University Tower

625 University Ave, Rochester, New York 14607

University Tower, located at 625 University Ave in Rochester, has studio and one bedroom apartments. University Tower participates in the Public Housing program.


Unit (Bd/Ba) Ft2 Rent
Studio (Studio/1) - Call for Price
One Bedroom One Bath (1/1) - Call for Price

University Tower Details

  • 150 studio and one bedroom units.

Property Amenities

  • Community Room
  • Outings, events, & activities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Community Kitchen

Nearby Amenities

  • Close to Public Transportation
  • Near Bus Line

About University Tower

University Tower offers a warm welcome to our newly renovated building!

Located right in the heart of Rochester's cultural district, our residents enjoy living within walking distance to the Art Gallery, museums, numerous shops, restaurants and boutiques. Our apartments provide gracious living space to more mature residents. Visit us at University Tower to see how living here could be called home!

  • Comfortable studio and one bedroom apartments
  • Transportation provided to area malls, parks and Wegmans.
  • Art Gallery, convenience store, restaurants and boutiques within walking distance
  • In front of RTS public transportation bus stop
  • Utilities and appliances included in rent
  • Active tenant association
  • Weekly bingo
  • Community room and kitchen for group gatherings
  • Nutrition program
  • On-site laundry facilities

Public Housing

Since this property is owned and managed by a Public Housing Authority, all of the rents at this property are based on tenant incomes. Tenants will make a monthly contribution toward rent equal to 30% of their adjusted income. A housing authority may establish a minimum rent of up to $50.

Rochester HUD Rental Assistance Income Qualifications

Generally, households earning up to the income limit in the table below for their household size are eligible for units participating in a HUD rental assistance program in Rochester but actual income limits may differ for units at University Tower.

AMI Band 1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person 8 Person
30% $15,900 $18,200 $21,330 $25,750 $30,170 $34,590 $39,010 $43,430
50% $26,500 $30,300 $34,100 $37,850 $40,900 $43,950 $46,950 $50,000
80% $42,400 $48,450 $54,500 $60,550 $65,400 $70,250 $75,100 $79,950

These general income qualifications for Rochester, New York should only be used as a basic guide. To find out if you qualify, contact the community directly.

You can usually make up to 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) to be eligible for a HUD-Assisted Housing unit, but income qualification tiers for this community may be different due to various policies.

University Tower receives rental subsidies through HUD-Assisted Housing for some or all of its apartments. Some units may be designated as market rate housing. Market rate units would have no subsidies or income restrictions.

University Tower is managed by Rochester Housing Authority.

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