10 College Dorms Nicer Than Your Apartment

Sad but true: These students are living better than we are.

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The Callaway House

Dorms are notorious for being anything but luxurious — but that doesn't hold true for all of them. There are some college dorm rooms so nice, they'd actually make you want to go back to school. Not an overstatement. From pools to aquariums to a cleaning service, these are the best of the best in the U.S.

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1 Washington University in St. Louis
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Washington University in St. Louis

Not only do have personal bathrooms (a luxury most college freshmen will never know), but they also have a for them. Less time cleaning = more time studying! Or something like that...

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2 MIT
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MIT

In addition to the many lounges, multi-purpose room with a giant projection screen, and the best dining hall on campus, also has a ball pit. Where do we sign up?

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3 Scripps College
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Scripp's College

houses students in a 1920's Mediterranean-style building. Who even needs to study abroad?

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4 The University of Texas
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The Callaway House

The at UT has an actual rooftop pool. We're not entirely sure how any actual studying gets accomplished when you live here.

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5 Florida Gulf Coast University
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Florida Gulf Coast University

The college's lets students feel like they're permanently on vacation. Not only is the housing waterfront (!), but it also features fire pits, hammocks, and a sand volleyball court.

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6 Bradeis
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Mike Lovett

Want to live in an actual castle? 's Usen Hall will be your happily ever after.

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7 University of Cincinnati
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University of Cincinnati

recently underwent at $35 million renovation, and the end result included kitchens inside each apartment, individual heating and air conditioning, and floor-to-ceiling windows. Score!

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8 Temple University
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Temple University

Not only does have a terrace, but it also has a flat screen TV in each deluxe apartment.

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9 St. Leo University
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St. Leo University

If you can score living in , this is where it's at. A lease there comes with an unlimited meal plan (so no cooking unless you want to), and the hall features a 2,100-gallon aquarium.

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10 Bowdoin
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Bowdoin

In addition to standard dorm rooms and apartments, students can apply to live in one of the eight "". One theme runs true throughout all of the living options: they are seriously spacious.

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