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Co-op/Intern Housing Resources

CouchAre you looking for a place to live during your co-op or internship? Start by talking to your human resources representative at the place of your employment. They may be able to help you, perhaps by providing housing for you, helping you arrange housing, offering local housing information, or giving you the names of other interns to contact about living together. When students have had to find housing on their own, many have reported contacting local colleges and universities regarding living in residence halls, searching online rental ads in local newspapers, contacting realtors, and using web sites like those listed below.

Housing Search Advice

College Park Housing

National Links/Locations

  • ApartmentGuide.com - easy to use with good descriptions/pictures
  • Craigs List - good listing if you want a roommate
  • CampusRent.com - search by city
  • Rent.com - search by city
  • Hotpads - search by city
  • InternHousing.com - must get a password from employer
  • Apartment List -  nice map feature but needs more detailed floorplans and price listings
  • StudentRent.com - good for searching housing near a campus
  • CollegeRentals - features links to the official property website be sure to check that the prices are up-to-date
  • Abodo - features a map of all the listings that you have searched
  • PadMapper - is like Google for finding apartment and home rentals
  • Trulia - rooms for rent
  • Zillow - search by zipcode
  • Zumper - free map-based search for apartment rentals, with real-time updates

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