Living with a roommate inevitably has its challenges, but is also a great part of the college experience. Talk openly and honestly with your potential roommate and compare their living preferences and daily habits to yours. A lease is a legally binding contract for 12 months, so you can’t break a lease because you don’t get along.
Set up a free account on the Off-Campus Housing portal using your Crimson email address and create a roommate profile to search for potential roommates.
A guided discussion to help roommates walk through common sources of conflict and establish expectations for the year.
A step-by-step guide to having difficult conversations and addressing conflict with your roommate(s) in a constructive way.
If you continue to have conflict with your roommate(s), explore available resources that offer assistance.