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On-Campus Housing Options for Graduate Students

Graduate & Family Housing

For graduate students, families, committed couples, single parents, and CU faculty and staff, the university maintains furnished and unfurnished one-, two-, or three-bedroom apartments a short walk from campus. A limited number of efficiency or studio apartments are available to single graduate students who are 21 or older. Prices here are less expensive than private rentals in the Boulder community. Eligible applicants must be registered as full-time students. Only students and members of their immediate families may reside here. These apartment complexes offer onsite laundry facilities, playgrounds, and access to the day care center for housing residents. Nearby shopping is accessible by walking or city bus. .

Off-Campus Housing

Most graduate students typically live in one of the many apartments, condominiums, or houses in Boulder or nearby locations.

  • Off-Campus Housing & Neighborhood Relations maintains listings of rooms, houses, and apartments for rent in the Boulder community. Students can also schedule an appointment with a lawyer on Tuesdays or Fridays to discuss rental concerns. You can also find Off-Campus Student Services on Facebook for regular updates about the housing fair and new postings on Ralphie's List.
  • Ralphie's List has numerous property ads for you to search through. There are also message boards to help you locate other graduate student roommates, carpools, and furniture.Just log in with your CU username!
  • Boulder Apartment List
  • Housing Helpers is a relocation company that can help you find roommates, apartments, and homes in the Boulder area for free. Housing Helpers is especially helpful for those students moving to Colorado for the first time and can assist in searching for housing.
  • Boulder’s Craigslist offers a list of available rooms, apartments, and houses, as well as those seeking roommates.
  • Boulder Property Management is a large property maangement company that specializes in student housing.