Finances

What can you afford in your monthly budget? Do you have Financial Aid you can use?

Consider all your expenditures and your monthly income when searching for off-campus housing. Also, make sure to keep utilities in mind, such as internet, water/sewer, heat, gas, electric, etc. Other living expenses, such as groceries, laundry, parking/transit, and household supplies will effect your budget as well. This Monthly Budgeting Tool can help you start figuring out your finances and organizing your monthly expenses.

You can expect to spend the following amounts on monthly rent based on your rental unit.

 Monthly Rent Per Person
Studio$852
1 bedroom$867
2 bedroom$577
3 bedroom$473
*As of January 2021


Want to Prepare your Rental Finances like a Pro?

Check Out this Finances Article from the UW Credit Union 


Thinking about using FAFSA to help with your rental expenses? Check out this page!

Take a look at some low income housing options.