ERIC Number: ED236967
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Housing Hunters: An Orientation Session for Housing Seekers Off-Campus.
Commuter, v5 n2 p3 Jan 1980
The orientation program for new students at the University of Maryland, College Park, provides sessions for students who have secured on-campus housing, students who have secured off-campus housing, and students who are seeking housing. Topics covered in the latter session (the "housing hunters" session) include: (1) prioritizing personal housing needs; (2) exploring temporary options (for those on the waiting list for on-campus housing); (3) exploring the variety of off-campus alternatives; (4) computing living costs; (5) understanding state laws regarding leases and security deposits; and (6) determining the best times of the year for house-hunting. (DC)
Descriptors: College Housing, College Students, Guidelines, Higher Education, Off Campus Facilities, School Orientation
National Clearinghouse for Commuter Programs, University of Maryland, 1195 Student Union, College Park, MD 20742.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: New Students; PF Project; University of Maryland College Park