Life’s Financial Journeys
Finding a place to live. “Should I live in a dorm or rent a place to live?”
One of the most exciting parts of heading off to college is living away from home. Most students begin by living in on-campus housing in a dormitory.
Typically, students start looking forward to cooking their own food and having some more space. To make sure your move to your own place is a success, there are several factors you need to consider beforehand.
The following subtasks may assist you in managing your risks. You will find detailed resources for these subtasks under the links in the right column of this page.
Subtask 1: Keys to successful dorm living
Subtask 2: Tips to finding a place to rent
Subtask 3: Your rights as a tenant
Subtask 4: Avoid rental scams
Heading Off To College Tasks
Finding a place to live Subtasks