Union Hill Founders

Union Hill Founders

Union Hill Founders

At the end of the Spring 2020 Semester, Union Hill Founders will no longer be offered as a housing option by UMKC Residential Life


Founders Apartments is one of our off-campus properties, situated in the historic Union Hill neighborhood — a city location with a neighborhood feel that pulses with a sense of possibility truly its own. Just outside your doorstep you’ll find a diverse array of restaurants, shopping, Hospital Hill and 260 acres of green space. It’s an urban dwellers dream — a home base in the heart of the city with neighborhood vibes you won’t find anywhere else.



Unit Features

  • Studio, 1-Bedroom, 1-Bedroom Large and 2-Bedroom apartment floor plans
  • Fully furnished common living area (sectional sofa, coffee table, entertainment center)
  • Full kitchen (refrigerator, oven/stovetop, dishwasher)
  • Private bedrooms (with full-size bed*, desk, desk chair, dressers)
  • Private bathroom connected to each bedroom
  • Open floor plans
  • Full-sized washers and dryers
  • Ample storage space
  • High-speed internet and cable included

*Studios come with murphy beds



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Kansas City, MO 64108

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Common Area Features

  • Business Center with computers, printers, meeting spaces and coffee
  • 24 Hour Emergency Maintenance
  • Complimentary access to Union Hill Athletic Club
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Resident Courtyard with Picnic Tables and BBQ Grills
  • Within walking distance to local shops, the Crossroads, KC Streetcar, Union Station, and more
  • Nearby UMKC Shuttle stop for transportation to/from the Volker and Health Sciences Campuses




Square Footage

Studio – 600-624 sq. ft.
1-Bedroom – 820-938 sq. ft.
1-Bedroom+Den – 917-995 sq. ft
2-Bedroom – 1179-1274 sq. ft.

Get a look inside Union Hill Founders!

Room Layouts