Off Campus Housing and Support Services has plenty of resources to guide you during your apartment search and for your entire time living off campus. In addition to Off Campus Housing and Support Services, students residing off campus are encouraged to use all the resources that Northeastern University and the City of Boston offers.

Northeastern Resources

City of Boston Resources

Other Resources

Off Campus Housing and Support Services handouts:

Everything you need is in our Guide to Living Off Campus.  Click to Download PDFIn addition to the guide, select a PDF below on a more specific topic or review the Living Off Campus session to help you plan your move off campus.


Roommate Resources:

  • Roommate Selection Worksheet
  • Good Roommate Guide
  • Roommate Agreement Form:
    • Login at using your myNortheastern credentials.
    • On the left-hand side, you will see a section labeled “Forms.”
    • Select ‘Forms’ and then select the “Off Campus Apartment Agreement”
    • Fill it out, send it to your roommate’s for review, and save for your records. You can also edit the form as needed.


City of Boston Resources:



good neighbor handbook