Welcome to Academy at Drexel Court affordable apartments in Chicago’s historic Woodlawn neighborhood. Browse through the impressive list of community and unit amenities that are included when you rent one of our stunning pet friendly apartments. The information provided below answers our most commonly asked questions. But, feel free to inquire about any information you need. Contact us today to schedule a tour and see how Avanath Communities brings Lifestyle Within Reach!


Community Amenities
  • Fitness Center
  • Community Room
  • On-Site Management
  • On-Site Laundry Facilities
  • Gated Entry
  • 24-Hour Maintenance Service
  • Pet Friendly
  • Smoke Free


Unit Amenities

  • Full Service Kitchen
  • Modern Appliances
  • Cable Ready
  • Spacious Closets

Apartment Home Summary

Number of Apartments 86
Rent $1044 – $1844
Deposit 1 month or E-Premium Option
Lease Terms 12 Months
Bedrooms 1 – 4
Bathrooms 1 – 2
Square Feet 900 –1200
Number of Floors 6
Remodeled Currently under going
Year Built 1954
Smoking Not Permitted


Type Allowed Weight 1 Time Fee Rent
Dog yes Less than 25lbs 250.00 25.00
Cat yes Less than 25lbs 250.00 25.00

Service Animals Accepted. Please contact us for our Service Animal Policy.


Type Amount Paid by the Community
Sewer Yes
Trash Yes
Water Yes


Type Assigned Spaces Monthly Fee
Off Street No Yes No


Type Distance
Jewel Osco 2 blocks
Park District 1 block
Green Line 2 blocks
Bus Line 1 block
University of Chicago 2 blocks

Application Info

Application Fee $25.00

Accessibility Info

Handicap Accessible Yes
Accept Section Eight Yes
HUD Accepted No