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Off-Campus Housing

Off-Campus Housing

Is living off campus right for you? Making the best decision for your college experience. Students who choose to live off-campus should look into to view potential rental properties in the area and to attend the Off-campus Housing Fair!

Below are two pages that can help you when considering living off campus.

Renting 101          Signing a Lease

First-Year Residency Requirement

Living on campus significantly impacts your experience as a student, and we are committed to the programs and services that enhance student success. To ensure the quality of your first-year experience, UT requires all first-year students to live on campus. Learn more about University Housing here. Residency Exemption: Exemptions from the residency requirement may be granted to students who meet certain criteria.