Have you been looking for apartments near St. Leo University? If so, make the short drive to One 51 Place, an upscale apartment community managed by the world-class team at Rath/Harper & Associates. St. Leo University was founded in 1889 by a group of Benedictine monks from Pennsylvania. While St. Leo has been offering four-year degrees since 1967, St. Leo upgraded from a college to a university in 1999, offering dozens of programs across several campuses nationwide, including the main campus in St. Leo, Florida and a satellite campus in Tampa.
Here are some other interesting facts about St. Leo University:
The school is named after Pope Leo the Great, famed for having prevented the sack of Rome by persuading Attila the Hun to leave Italy.
St. Leo University opened its Center for Online Learning in 1999, providing distance learning courses for associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs.
The university has a long history of cooperation of with the armed forces, and many of its online programs are geared towards military personnel. G.I. Jobs considers St. Leo a “Military Friendly School.”
St. Leo also has a strong Greek life tradition, with seven fraternities and five sororities on campus.
If you’re interested in being close to St. Leo University, One 51 Place Apartment Homes is a great place to live. Located in Alachua, FL, just a short distance from Interstate 75 and U.S. 441, One 51 Place has gorgeous one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments and a plethora of amenities, including a fitness center, air-conditioned indoor basketball courts, a clubhouse with a kitchen, a big-screen theater, and more.
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