Off-Campus Housing

 

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Click Here to join our Off-Campus Housing Newsletter to be the first to receive information on our upcoming events and helpful tips for living off-campus.  

Use our resources to help with your housing search, learn about your rights and responsibilities as a tenant, and discover some handy tips for moving out when the time comes.

Living off campus is a great way to get to live independently and discover the unique tapestry of the many neighbourhoods in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Check out our services for tools and advice on how to find a place that suits you! There are various types of off-campus accommodations available to you in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA).

OCH sessions

Upcoming Events

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Off-Campus Housing Information Session                                                                                               February 28, 20241:00 PM - 2:00 PM                      IB 395 Register on CLNxFinding a place to live off-campus can be a challenge if you've never rented before. Join Student Housing & Residence Life and the International Education Centre for this information session that will discuss the timeline and steps you need to take to find a place to live. Topics include: determining your needs, finding roommates, searching for housing, setting up viewings, submitting applications & signing a lease, and moving in!
Roommate Meet & Greet March 6, 20244:30 PM - 6:00 PMMN 5128Sign Up Here                                                                                                   Embarking on the roommate search? Join us at our Roommate Meet & Greet! Enjoy mingling, light snacks, and fun activities as you connect with fellow students and discuss your off-campus housing needs. Say goodbye to roommate worries and hello to new friends – see you there!
Off-Campus Housing Information Session  March 12, 202412:00 PM - 1:00 PMDV 3130CCRegister on CLNxFinding a place to live off-campus can be a challenge if you've never rented before. Join Student Housing & Residence Life and the International Education Centre for this information session that will discuss the timeline and steps you need to take to find a place to live. Topics include: determining your needs, finding roommates, searching for housing, setting up viewings, submitting applications & signing a lease, and moving in!
Ask a RealtorMarch 14, 2024 4:30 PM - 6:00 PMMN 5128Sign Up HereVenturing into off-campus housing for the first time? Let us guide you through the process! This will be an informative session featuring an experienced realtor ready to tackle your questions. Gain insights on determining your needs, scheduling viewings, and understanding tenant rights.
Roommate Meet & GreetMarch 22, 202411:00 AM - 12:30 PMMN 5128Sign Up HereEmbarking on the roommate search? Join us at our Roommate Meet & Greet! Enjoy mingling, light snacks, and fun activities as you connect with fellow students and discuss your off-campus housing needs. Say goodbye to roommate worries and hello to new friends – see you there!
Off-Campus Housing Information Session  March 27, 20247:00 PM - 8:00 PMVirtual Register on CLNxFinding a place to live off-campus can be a challenge if you've never rented before. Join Student Housing & Residence Life and the International Education Centre for this information session that will discuss the timeline and steps you need to take to find a place to live. Topics include: determining your needs, finding roommates, searching for housing, setting up viewings, submitting applications & signing a lease, and moving in!
Ask a Realtor April 2, 20241:00 PM - 2:00 PM DV 1142Sign Up HereVenturing into off-campus housing for the first time? Let us guide you through the process! This will be an informative session featuring an experienced realtor ready to tackle your questions. Gain insights on determining your needs, scheduling viewings, and understanding tenant rights.
Off-Campus Housing Information Session  April 4, 202410:00 AM - 11:00 AMMN 5128Register on CLNxFinding a place to live off-campus can be a challenge if you've never rented before. Join Student Housing & Residence Life and the International Education Centre for this information session that will discuss the timeline and steps you need to take to find a place to live. Topics include: determining your needs, finding roommates, searching for housing, setting up viewings, submitting applications & signing a lease, and moving in!
Ask a Realtor April 8, 20242:00 - 3:30 PM DV1142Sign Up HereVenturing into off-campus housing for the first time? Let us guide you through the process! This will be an informative session featuring an experienced realtor ready to tackle your questions. Gain insights on determining your needs, scheduling viewings, and understanding tenant rights.

 

Need Help? 

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For assistance navigating your off-campus search, refer to the Off-Campus Housing Resources summary sheet for additional community resources. If you have any questions or concerns about Off-Campus Housing please contact us at oc.utm@utoronto.ca.

You can also check-out UofT's central housing website for assistance. They can provide one-on-one assistance, roommate search, help you find listings, understand your rights, and more! You can see their resources listed below: 

 

 

Your rights and responsibilities

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For your peace of mind and confidence in dealing with landlords, get to know your Rights and Responsibilities as a tenant.  

 

If you have any questions or concerns about Off-Campus Housing please contact us at oc.utm@utoronto.ca.