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Housing IconAre you looking for Off Campus Housing or for a Roommate?

If so, then you’ve come to the right place.

Find a Roommate

If you are looking for a roommate to share an apartment with, there are a few options for you at UMBC.

  1. Go to our Off Campus Housing website and click on Search for a Roommate:
    http://www.umbc.och101.com »
    Detailed instructions for finding a roommate on this website can be found here.
  2. Go to one of our partner housing communities to search for roommates. Detailed instructions for finding a roommate at Mount Ridge can be found here.
  3. Come in person to a housing tour and meet other students who are looking for roommates and housing. These tours happen during the third and fourth week of July each year.
  4. Speak to our partner housing community in person at a Housing Fair, who may be able to connect you with other students looking for roommates. Our housing fairs take place in October, May, and August each year. For more information about fairs or housing tours, please check our website for updates or contact us at 410-455-2770.

Find Housing

If you are looking for off-campus housing, there are also a few options for UMBC students.

  1. Go to our Off Campus Housing website and click on Search for Housing:
    http://www.umbc.och101.com »
    Detailed instructions for finding housing on this website can be found here.
  2. Come in person to a housing tour and meet other students who are looking for roommates and housing. These tours happen during the third and fourth week of July each year.
  3. Speak to our partner housing community in person at a Housing Fair. Our housing fairs take place in October, May, and August each year. For more information about fairs or housing tours, please check our website for updates or contact us at 410-455-2770.

Posting Housing and Roommate Profiles

Do you have an apartment or house that you want to list for rent? Are you a UMBC student looking to post your profile so you can have other people contact you to become roommates? Then this is the place for you.

If you wish to list your property for rent to UMBC students, you will use our partner website Off Campus Housing 101 (http://www.umbc.och101.com/). For detailed instruction on how to create an account, post the account, and fees for services click here.

Off Campus Housing 101 allows you to add pictures of your property. Click here for instructions on how to add pictures.

All users of the UMBC Off-Campus Housing service can use the website for free for the first month. For those who are UMBC students, staff members, or faculty members, you must call this 800 number (1-800-862-9874) after the first month and give them your UMBC ID number in order to continue using the free service.

If you wish to re-list a property, that has previously posted on Off Campus Housing 101 please click here for instructions.

If you have questions about Off Campus Housing or posting a Roommate Profile, contact Off Campus Student Services at UMBC at 410-455-2770 or our partner website Off Campus Housing 101 at 1-800-862-9874.