The following links are provided to assist students in making the transition to living off campus.
This booklet, published by the Dean of Students Office, is designed to assist students in finding suitable housing, understanding a lease, and inspecting a dwelling. It also provides an overview of campus resources and a review of local ordinances, including zoning ordinance.
Township Approved Student Homes
Many neighboring townships have enacted zoning ordinances that restrict the number of students that can live together in a particular property. These ordinances also restrict where students can lawfully reside within the township.
Please click here to view a list of Township Approved Student Homes. (Points of contact are viewable to Villanova students, faculty and staff only). PLEASE NOTE: These homes are approved for student use by the Townships, not the University. Villanova University has not inspected nor investigated these properties or landlords and does not endorse any specific properties or landlords.
Area Apartment Complexes
Please see our list of area apartment complexes located within 10 miles of the University. This list is provided for convenience and does not contain pricing or availability. Students should check with each apartment complex for this information. Villanova University has not inspected nor investigated these properties or landlords and does not endorse any specific properties or landlords. Please see note below. Villanova University does not post available property listings from individual landlords. Landlords and students often use local newspapers or online services for local housing availability.
Find a Roommate
The off-campus housing form is provided to assist Villanova University students in finding a roommate. This site is password protected and is only open to Villanova University students seeking other Villanova University students as roommates. Villanova University has not inspected nor investigated these properties, landlords or roommates and makes no endorsements.