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Pros and Cons of Moving Off Campus

Information adapted from U Chic.

If you think you're ready to live off campus…

Christie Says:

  • You have more control over your space, so you can arrange and decorate as you see fit.
  • You can have your own personal space.
  • You can establish a rental history.
  • You can cook what you want.
  • There are no communal bathrooms.
  • No built-in network of friends like in the dorms.
  • You have to deal with apartment management.
  • You have to cook. And clean.