Johnson Obear Apartments

student sit in the courtyard of Johnson Obear housing

Johnson Obear is steps away from the heart of campus with convenient access to the Aquatics and Recreation Center, Library, University Center and more.

Whether you choose a three- or four-bedroom apartment, you’ll still have your own room.

Snapshot:

  • Freshman and upperclassman housing
  • Community laundry facilities
  • Closet, chest of drawers and desk in each bedroom
  • Extra-long twin bed
  • Relax outside in the courtyard or in the community room

Rates

Floor Plan Rate per semester/per resident
3 Bedrooms (private) 1 Bath $3,200
4 Bedrooms (private) 1 Bath $3,000

Bed Space

Floor Plan # of Bed Spaces
# of Apartments
3 Bedrooms (private) 1 Bath 21 7
4 Bedrooms (private) 1 Bath 428 107

Photos

Johnson Obear Exterior
Johnson Obear Living Room
Johnson Obear Living Room
Johnson Obear Kitchen
Johnson Obear Bathroom
Johnson Obear Closet
Johnson Obear Bedroom
Johnson Obear Bedroom
Johnson Obear Courtyard

Floor Plans and Layouts

Aerial View of Johnson Obear      Johnson Obear Floor Plan      jolayout

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Apartment Styles

  • Four bedrooms and one bath for four residents—each resident has a private bedroom.
  • Three bedrooms and one bath for three residents—each resident has a private bedroom.

Room Number Description

  • JO-123A: Johnson Obear, 1 is the floor level, 23 is the apartment number, A is the room number/bed space.

Complex Amenities

  • Opened: 1993 Phase 1 (The Square & H Building, rooms x01-x09 & x23-x35), 1997 Phase Two (rooms x10-x22)
  • Location: Corner of Houston Street and Oak Street
  • Street address: 501 Oak Street
  • Bed spaces: 449
  • Residents: Freshmen and upperclassmen
  • Central courtyard
  • Community laundry facilities: Laundry is included in the housing fee
  • Community room
  • Mailboxes near office
  • Trash: Dumpster behind building
  • Bike racks and picnic tables available
  • Stairs (elevators in some areas)
  • Wireless internet - one-GB wireless access point in every apartment
  • Utilities (electric, cable, internet, laundry and water) are included in the semester rates

Apartment Amenities

  • Kitchen: Equipped with stove, oven and refrigerator
  • Living room: Couch, chair and table
  • Counter with chairs
  • Bedrooms: Four Bedroom (private, extra-long twin bed)
  • One bathroom (shower, tub, sink and toilet)
  • Wireless Internet - one-GB wireless access point in every apartment
  • Basic cable in each bedroom and in common living space
  • Common area:  Furnished with a couch, TV stand and chair
  • Bike racks available throughout the complex
  • Private porch or balcony for each apartment with blinds provided on the door windows
  • Air conditioning, fire sprinklers and alarm
  • Telephone (local calls only)

Bedroom Amenities

  • Extra-long twin bed (39" x 80")
  • Chest of drawers
  • Student desk
  • Desk chair
  • Basic cable in each bedroom and in common living space
  • Internet access, wireless available or ethernet connection
  • Closet

Dimensions:

  • Kitchen 10’11” X 9’6”
  • Living room 11’3” X 13’10”
  • Bedroom 11’9” X 8’6”
    • Bedroom windows - 48" X 48"
    • Door frame (for patio) is 76" x 84"

Mailing Address

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

(Student's Name) Apt (#)

Johnson Obear Apartments, 0055

501 Oak Street, P.O. Box 18011

Chattanooga, TN 37403-7111