I want to live at Cavalier Crossing. What's the next step?
We're so excited that you've chosen to join the Cavalier
Crossing community! You can quickly and easily complete your
application and sign your lease from the comfort of your couch at
If you prefer a more personal touch, you can walk into our
leasing office anytime during office hours and speak with our
wonderful leasing professionals.To complete the process you'll need
your driver's license or photo I.D., and a credit or debit card for
your application fee ($45). Plan around 30 minutes to complete the
lease signing process.
Is there a Move-In Fee or Application Fee?
Yes, there is a $45 application fee and a $75 service fee that
can be paid by credit/debit card, check, or money order.
Do I need a guarantor to co-sign on my lease?
We recommend a guarantor for every resident under 25. If you
choose to sign your lease without a guarantor, a deposit equal to
1.5x your rental installment will be due prior to moving in.
Your guarantor must be at least 25 and a US resident. We
recommend a family member.
When is my first payment due?
Your first rental installment is due on or before your move-in
date. Please review your lease in your
Resident Portal account or contact our office for more
information (614) 486-4222.
If I pay in full, do I get a discount?
No, but by paying in full you will avoid late fees for the
What size are the beds?
Our furnished units feature full size, extra long beds.
Can additional furniture be brought into the apartment?
Absolutely! Your home is a representation of your unique tastes
and personality, so your apartment is yours to decorate and furnish
as you wish. Some restrictions apply with regard to permanent
fixtures or changes that affect walls, appliances, or current
furnishings. Refer to your
lease agreement or speak to one of our knowledgeable
Community Staff Members for more details (614) 486-4222.
How do our rates compare to on-campus housing rates?
We know that our community offers you the best value for your
money, a great location, and incredible amenities, and we welcome
the opportunity to prove that! When comparing our rates to
on-campus housing there are many variables to consider, including
floor plan layout, square footage, furniture, utilities, community
amenities, and personal independence.
Can I pay my rent with a credit card? Is there an extra
Yes! With your online
Resident Portal account, you're able to easily view your
balance, submit electronic checks, or pay with a Visa, MasterCard,
or Discover Card online. Just log in to your Resident Portal and
click the “Pay Rent" button. This will take you to our resident
rent pay portal. You can even submit maintenance requests!
Convenience charges do apply for credit card payments. Checks
and Money Orders are the only forms of Payment that we can take in
the office now.
What utilities are included in my rent?
All utilities are included except electricity and gas.
Can I request an apartment or roommates?
Absolutely, the earlier you sign, the better chance you have of
receiving your preferences.
Is parking available?
Yes, parking is available at no extra charge for both you and
What if I need to cancel my lease?
In the event that you need to leave us before your lease ends,
you will be responsible for finding a person to take over the
remainder of your lease term. Our supportive office can help you
find the right person. A processing fee will be applied to your
account once a new resident is approved.
How long are your leases? Are short-term leases available?
We provide 10- and 12-installment individual leases for August
move-ins. 8-installment leases end May 31st. 12-installment leases
end July 31st
What does individual lease mean?
An individual lease means you are only responsible for your
rent and bedroom, with shared responsibility for common spaces
(living room, kitchen, hallways). This means that if your roommate
transfers to a different unit or moves out unexpectedly, you're not
financially responsible for their rent! You're only ever
responsible for the lease on your bedroom.
What is roommate matching?
Cavalier Crossing offers roommate matching for anyone who
doesn't sign with roommates. Each resident is asked to complete a
matching card to share study habits, sleep habits, hobbies,
location preferences, and other details to better assist us in the
How close is Cavalier Crossing to campus?
We are less than 3 miles from The University of Virginia, and
3.3 miles from Piedmont Community College.
What should I bring?
Bedding – Queen Size Sheets fit best
Bathroom Accessories - Shower Curtain, Towels, etc.
Kitchen Utensils – Pots and Pans, Silverware, Dishes, Cups,
Are pets allowed?
We are pet friendly! Both cats and dogs are welcome at Cavalier
Crossing. Please review our pet policy on the breed and weight
restrictions. All pets must be licensed, up to date on vaccines,
and registered with our office.
Pet Fees include a one time $300 pet deposit and an additional
$25/month in rent
What do I need to hook up my computer to the internet?
Internet & wifi is included in your rent, so all you need
to get connected is an ethernet cable and your computer. Once
connected, you will follow a few easy steps to register your
computer with our internet provider. All technical support
inquiries should be directed to www.singledigits.net or call
Will you send me a bill for my rental installment?
We do not invoice for your recurring rent payments. It is your
responsibility to submit your payment on time.