Student Housing

South Piedmont AHEC offers housing to medical and health science students during their short-term rotations in Charlotte and the surrounding counties. Housing is provided at Eastover Ridge Apartments. South Piedmont AHEC has eleven two bed/two bath units. Four students are assigned to each apartment. South Piedmont AHEC apartments are not co-ed.

Please Note

  • Space is limited – request as early as possible!
  • Priority is given to in-state affiliated universities. (Please see list below)
  • Space is limited for non-affiliated/out-of-state students and the fee is $25/night.
  • North Carolina non-affiliated and out-of-state students will be housed on a space available basis, and maybe subject to cancellation due to in-state (affiliated) student demand.
  • All requests must be made 30 days prior to start of rotation.

Students from the following schools are considered in-state affiliated:

  • Appalachian State University
  • Campbell University
  • Duke University
  • East Carolina University
  • Elon University
  • Gardner-Webb University
  • High Point University
  • Meredith College
  • Methodist University
  • Pfeiffer University
  • UNC - Chapel Hill
  • UNC - Charlotte
  • UNC - Greensboro
  • UNC - Wilmington
  • Wake Forest University
  • Western Carolina University
  • Wingate University
  • Winston-Salem State University

Application for Housing

Students should submit an application as soon as rotation dates are confirmed. Approval is based on request date. Making reservations early is advised for all students. In order to request housing, please go to MyAHEC to fill our the housing form. If this is the first time requesting housing, a MyAHEC account will need to be created.


South Piedmont AHEC student housing is located less than 5 miles from Atrium Health's Carolinas Medical Center – Main campus in Charlotte, NC. These leases are renewed concurrently on a competitive basis with equal weighting given to the following criteria: 1) proximity to Carolinas Medical Center – Main campus 2) concurrent availability of eleven (11) 2 bedroom / 2 bathroom units 3) rental price per unit. Please contact the student housing Project Manager at 704-512-6630 if you would like to submit a proposal for the next lease renewal.