The Helm at Cullowhee
Proud Partner Of
Western Carolina University Athletics
WCU Luxury

Student Apartments

Elevate your college lifestyle to new heights with The Helm at Cullowhee — an upscale, WCU off campus housing community in Cullowhee, NC. We provide Catamounts with spacious apartments complete with modern interiors and upgraded finishes. Enjoy access to a wide range of resident-exclusive community amenities, specially designed to help students achieve an optimal work-life balance. Even better, our Cullowhee apartments are conveniently located near Western Carolina University and close to numerous local destinations in the heart of Cullowhee. With multiple floor plan options to choose from, we know you will find the perfect layout to suit your preferred lifestyle. Contact us today to learn more about our immediate move-ins!

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Furnished apartment

Designed For You

Our apartments in Cullowhee, NC, are designed for a well-rounded lifestyle, supporting student academics and social engagement among fellow Catamounts.

Located Near Everything

Living in our WCU student apartments means you can enjoy all the benefits associated with an off campus lifestyle — including privacy, relaxation, and independence — without foregoing the perks of living on campus — like close proximity to classes and easy access to campus life.

Resort style pool

Contact Us

(828) 293-4665

42 Helm Dr
Cullowhee, NC 28723

Office Hours

Monday–Friday: 10am–6pm Saturday: 12pm–5pm Sunday: 12pm–5pm

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Our residents are saying...

“My Son has had a Fantastic Experience with Living here at The Helm. It is very close to Campus and is very safe.”

-Michael G.

“Love living here! Beautiful and spacious apartments with everything one would need. Also, the staff here are amazing! The area is scenic and the community great!”


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