Campus Convenience

Talk about convenience! The Scholar Apartments (formerly Centrum Evanston) take off-campus and Evanston living to a whole new level with private terraces, floor-to-ceiling windows, and views of the lake. Located in downtown Evanston, The Scholar is a short walk from shopping, dining, the lakefront, and much more. With an abundant selection of studio, one, two, and three-bedroom apartments in a contemporary amenity-rich building, there is no doubt that The Scholar ranks among Evanston’s most desirable rental communities.

Northwestern Shuttle
Walk to Lake
Steps from Groceries
Walk to CTA/Metra

The Scholar Experience

Discover an exceptional lifestyle where luxury meets convenience through our unparalleled amenities, delivering sophisticated urban living at its finest.

Conveniently Connected

Cross the street to the Metra UP North Line or CTA Purple Line for quick and easy access to anywhere in the city and beyond.

Discover Lake Michigan

Relax at the beach. Stroll through the parks. Bike and run along lakefront trails and see all that Lake Michigan has to offer.

Fitness Center

Break a sweat without breaking the bank at our community fitness center and Yoga Studio.

Shuttle to Campus

Northwestern University students and staff can ride from campus to The Scholar via the Campus Loop Shuttle.

Shopping & Dining

Exceptional cafes, gourmet dining, grocery stores, pubs and nightlife all within steps of your front door.

Uncommon Common Areas

Sit and sun or host a BBQ on our roof deck while enjoying gorgeous views of Chicago’s northside.

Building Amenities & Apartment Features

The Scholar Apartment prefers the Evanston lifestyle, but craves the amenities, conveniences, and finishes typically found in a Downtown high-rise. With a wide-range of amenities, you can work, play and entertain without leaving your home.

Building Amenities

  • Sundeck with Fire pit and barbeques
  • Rooftop resident lounge
  • Private study rooms
  • Computer lounge with Wi-Fi
  • Fitness Center with Yoga Studio
  • 24/7 Luxer One Package Lockers
  • Pressbox Drycleaning Services
  • Smartphone-controlled building access
  • Pet-friendly community
  • Complimentary bicycle storage
  • Additional storage available
  • 24/7 Emergency maintenance
  • Online payment and service Portal
  • Professional on-site Management

Apartment Features

  • Individually Controlled A/C & Heating
  • Full-Size Frigidaire Washer/Dryer
  • Floor to ceiling windows with Solar Shades
  • Custom Built-In Closet Systems
  • Abundant Closet Space
  • Cable-Ready
  • Abaco by Snaidero soft-close cabinetry
  • Balterio gray-tone plank flooring
  • Stainless-steel Whirlpool appliances
  • Kohler kitchen & bath fixtures
  • Pearl quartz kitchen & bath countertops
  • Frameless glass shower doors
  • Private balconies and terraces (select units)

We Love Your Pets, Too

Furry friends welcome! Enjoy playdates at the park, exploring the neighborhood and long walks along the lake.

  • Up to 2 Pets per Apartment Home
  • One-Time $250 Pet Fee
  • $30 per Pet/Month
  • Some Breed and Weight Restrictions Apply

*Contact us for full details!

About Evanston

Chicago’s nearest North Shore suburb and a city in its own right, Evanston offers a unique blend of urban and suburban living. It is home to Northwestern University and North Shore University Evanston Hospital, as well as world class dining, shopping, and a nearly five-mile stretch of lakefront that includes some of the Chicago area’s most beautiful beaches. It adds up to one great place to call home – especially in a TLC community.

Available Apartments

Style A1

1 Bedroom 1 Bath
566 Square Footage
no-floorplan
Starting at $2,310
Unit
Bed
Bath
Rents From
Available Date
608
1 Bedroom
1 Bath
$2,310
Available Now

Style A2

1 Bedroom 1 Bath
648 Square Footage
no-floorplan
Starting at $2,380
Unit
Bed
Bath
Rents From
Available Date
201
1 Bedroom
1 Bath
$2,380
7/9/2024

Style A6

1 Bedroom 1 Bath
770 Square Footage
One Bedroom A6
Starting at $2,670
Unit
Bed
Bath
Rents From
Available Date
603
1 Bedroom
1 Bath
$2,670
Available Now

Style A5

1 Bedroom 1 Bath
751 Square Footage
One Bedroom A5
Starting at $2,695
Unit
Bed
Bath
Rents From
Available Date
905
1 Bedroom
1 Bath
$2,695
Available Now

Style B3

2 Bedroom 2 Bath
989 Square Footage
no-floorplan
Starting at $3,520
Unit
Bed
Bath
Rents From
Available Date
1007
2 Bedroom
2 Bath
$3,520
7/26/2024

Please note: Pricing is subject to change daily. Adjusting your move-in date or lease term will adjust pricing. Payment of the application fee will lock in the rental rate only for the selected lease term and move-in date.

Contact Us Today

If you’d like to schedule a visit or learn more about apartments at this TLC property, please complete and submit this form and one of our leasing consultants will contact you promptly.

Please text or call (833) 382-0254 for more information.

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