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American Campus Communities, Inc. is the largest owner, manager and developer of high-quality student housing communities in the U.S. The company is a fully integrated, self-managed and self-administered REIT with expertise in the design, finance, development, construction management and operational management of student housing properties.
  • American Campus Communities CEO Bayless Named EY 2017 Real Estate Entrepreneur of the Year

    Bill Bayless launched the student housing REIT in 1993.

  • REITs in the Community: McEachin Visits American Campus Communities

    Rep. Donald McEachin (D-VA) visited American Campus Communities' Gladding Residence Center at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA. The Congressman was briefed on ACC's Public-Private Partnership developments at VCU and across the country. 

  • Bill Bayless

    American Campus Communities Focused on Living-Learning Amenities

    CEO Bill Bayless says strongest opportunities remain on development side.

  • Tim Naughton

    REITs With a View

    As the visibility of the industry increases in the wake of Equity REITs moving into the new GICS Real Estate Sector, that aspect of REIT-based real estate investment will take on even greater importance.

  • ASU Manzanita Hall

    REITs Reshaping Communities: American Campus Communities & Arizona State University

    When REITs invest in new development projects, the benefits extend beyond the companies and their tenants and shareholders.

  • 6/16/2016

    Student Housing REIT American Campus Communities Fortifying Balance Sheet

    CEO Bill Bayless says student housing maturing as an institutional asset class.