Living Off Campus Resources

In an effort to continue to find ways to assist and support students through the opportunity to live in one of the many apartments near our campus, we have added some additional resources for you:

  • Financial Aid and Student Account Sessions: We will now be offering meetings and opportunities to address your payment and financial questions regarding off campus living arrangements. Register here to attend one of these sessions.
  • Open House Tours: We will be offering open house visits and virtual tours of local rental properties for our students to get a better sense of the apartment offerings in order to make the best decision for their living experience for the upcoming school year. Register here and our staff will work with you to set up your tours.

For Students

Tailored for undergraduate and graduate students, the Rent College Pads Off-Campus Housing Marketplace works with landlords and students to help locate the best apartments and homes for rent near campus. Services also include helping students find roommates and subleases for the summer, and provides campus guides for prospective students to view as they transition into college life.

Browse the list of resources and click on the active housing list for the most complete list of off-campus housing near MSOE.

For International Students

Are you an international student transferring to MSOE? Do you have questions about immigration, finances, and living in the U.S.? The Resources for International Students page is here to help.

Resources

Apartment Renting 101

Click to download this helpful informational sheet!

Find Law's Landlord-Tenant Resource

This online site is an excellent resource regarding tenant rights and responsibilities. Check out their FAQ lists (Frequently Asked Questions) on topics ranging from Security Deposits to Tenant Privacy Rights to advice on how to deal with roommates practically and legally. The site also points you to other resources such as books one might read to get more information.

Landlord-Tenant Law: An Overview

This online resource helps explain the rights that landlords and tenants have. It's a bit heavy on the legal side, but is a good jumping off point to other resources through their list of links.

In My Area

Find providers and compare prices for Internet, Cable TV and other home services available in your specific area. This service is at no cost to students and includes free relocation consultations.

For Landlords

If you're interested in being a part of our database of off-campus housing options near MSOE, please visit Rent College Pads' List With Us page for more information.