OFF CAMPUS HOUSING OFFICE

What it is​

  • The Off Campus Housing Office and Ithaca's Tenant Union will help guide you through the process of finding housing off-campus. The office helps with budgeting and reading leases, conflict mediation (between roommates), and issues with landlords.

  • The off-campus housing office will help with dispute resolution, but cannot give legal advice.

  • TIPS from the office

    • "Don't rush for housing! Wait and negotiate."​

Website: 

https://scl.cornell.edu/residential-life/housing/campus-living/about-us

https://www.ithacatu.org/legal

Example usages of this office

  • Sally Sue's landlord turns off the heat at her apartment in the middle of winter. She reaches out to the off-campus housing office and they guide her through getting the heat back on.