Independent Living In West Lafayette, IN

Find the Freedom You Desire at University Place

In our independent living community at University Place, you’ll enjoy the comfortable retirement lifestyle you’ve earned, along with the freedom to focus on the things you enjoy most – without having to worry about the pesky burdens of home maintenance or yard chores.

Situated next to the scenic Celery Bog Nature Area in West Lafayette, Indiana, University Place is affiliated with Purdue University and offers a variety of engaging activities and educational opportunities for growth and enjoyment. Additionally, you’ll find peace of mind for the future, knowing that you’ll have a continuum of care available to you if circumstances change in the future.

Our lovely one- or two-bedroom apartments and garden homes are sure to make you feel comfortable, safe and just like home.

Our Services:

  • Wellness nurse on-site
  • Dietitian on-staff to help with any dietary restrictions
  • Provisioned transportation to community events, doctor’s appointments, shopping and Purdue sporting events

Our Amenities:

  • Bright, spacious apartments, many with patios or balconies, in a variety of floor plans
  • Garden homes with a variety of floor plans
  • Full-service dining with a varied daily menu and flexible hours
  • Bistro, Elegant dining room with patio and private dining room for special occasions
  • Family party room, gathering rooms, lounges and gathering rooms throughout the community
  • Social, recreational & leisure activities & programs
  • Library including large print books and books on tape
  • Meditation room for personal and spiritual reflection
  • Weekly Catholic, Protestant and non-denominational services
  • Resident business center with computers and Internet access
  • Physician offices
  • Fitness Center with specialized senior fitness programs
  • Beauty salon/barber shop
  • Craft, hobby and woodworking rooms
  • Underground heated parking and outdoor covered parking
  • Outdoor walking paths, landscaped courtyard, patio and gardening areas

To schedule a visit or for more information about our independent senior living community, call
765-464-5600 today!

"The friendliness of all the residents and staff. . . the "Good Mornings" and "Good Afternoons" said with a smile. That truly makes my day."

Lee S., resident of Franciscan Communities

"As the song goes "There's no place like home." My place here is "home sweet home." Employees provide service with kindness and there's so many good people to talk to."

Bernard S., Franciscan Communities Resident

"Mt. Alverna has such a friendly and caring personality and atmosphere. The skilled care helped me achieve independence and regain strength. Even the social activities reinforce physical therapy. I am blessed to have been able to rehab at this facility this past Spring."

Rev S., Mount Alverna