Skip to main content

Refine Results


The Connector: Midtown Student Apartment Review (Updated for 2024)

By Annabelle

For students who are interested in living off-campus near Georgia Tech, there are a multitude of student housing options in Atlanta. Midtown especially is full of student apartments opening each year.

Read Next: 6 Best Student Apartments Near Georgia Tech

At Whistler, we are certain that our various floor plans, state-of-the-art amenities, and prime location will suit all of Georgia Tech students’ needs. However, we understand how important it is to compare your options, so we have written this review of The Connector Atlanta, another off-campus student apartment.

The Connector Atlanta Review: Midtown Off-Campus Apartment

The Basics

Interior of a unit at Connector Atlanta in Midtown | Connector Atlanta Review

The Connector is located at 699 Spring Street NW, about a six-minute walk to campus. Image courtesy of The Connector.

To start, let’s look at the basics.

Address: 699 Spring St NW

Year Built: 2021

Number of Units: 350

Number of Stories: 30


Off of Tech Square in east Midtown, The Connector is about a 6-minute walk from Georgia Tech’s campus on the corner of Spring Street NW and 3rd Street NW. This location is near The Standard and Sweet and fresh.


The Connector pool deck in Midtown Atlanta.

The pool deck at The Connector is located on the rooftop. Image courtesy of The Connector.

Student apartments like The Connector offer trendy new amenities to compete with traditional apartments in Midtown.

Read Next: Student Housing vs. Traditional Apartments Near Georgia Tech

At The Connector, you can find a fitness center with a yoga studio, a coffee and breakfast bar, an outdoor theater, a golf simulator, a sauna, a rooftop pool, and more.


If you are a student who wants to bring a car on-campus, The Connector has a secure parking garage for residents only. These spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at an additional cost each month. At the time of publication, The Connector was no information on The Connector’s website about what they charge for parking.

Read Next: Ultimate Guide to Parking Near Georgia Tech

Pricing and Floor Plans

The Connector offers various floor plans including studio, 1×1, 2×2, 4×4, and 5×5 layouts.

At the time of publication in December 2023, rates for 2024 – 2025 at The Connector range from $1,429 to $2,149 per person, per month, depending on unit type. All rates are subject to change. Due to the tier system used by student housing apartments, most apartments raise rates throughout the lease-up season after a certain number of leases are signed. Learn more: Can signing earlier save me money?

Each unit comes fully furnished with quartz kitchen cabinets, stainless steel appliances, smart TVs, and more.

We hope this The Connector review will make it easier for you to compare the various off-campus properties available to Georgia Tech students. If you have any questions or would like to learn more about Whistler, please reach out to our leasing staff! We are more than happy to help in your search for housing!

If you’d like to learn more about off-campus apartment options near GT, check out our other Midtown apartment reviews:

Originally published 9/8/2022. Last updated 12/6/2023.

Annabelle Whistler Marketing Intern


Annabelle is a marketing intern for Whistler and a sophomore at Georgia Tech majoring in Business Administration.

December 06, 2023

Get email updates

We invite you to sign up for our monthly newsletter featuring exclusive events, promos and more.