graphic of students at the housing fair which links to the Annual Housing Fair page
panoramic image of College Avenue in downtown State College


Off-Campus Living Resources


Office of Off-Campus Living

The Office of Off-Campus Living is a resource to all students who may have questions, problems, concerns, or needs regarding moving and living off campus. We provide informational pamphlets and brochures as well as advising in a variety of areas including:

The contact information for the office:

230 HUB-Robeson Center

Email: offcampus@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-2346

Where to Look for Housing

Online Housing Search Engines:

Other Resources:

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Off-Campus Student Union

Off-Campus Student Union (OCSU) is a student organization designed to help students with town related concerns. Each year, OCSU prints the Apartment List which contains information on the majority of rental units in the State College area.

The contact information for the office:

221B HUB-Robeson Center

Email: ocsu.psu@gmail.com

Council of Commonwealth Student Governments (CCSG)

Council of Commonwealth Student Government (CCSG) represents the concerns and interests of students attending the commonwealth Campuses/Colleges in matters of a University-wide nature. It provides a forum for the exchange and development of ideas.

The contact information for the office is:

312 HUB-Robeson Center

Email: psuccsg19@gmail.com

Phone: (814) 863-0697

The Pennsylvania State University makes no representation whatsoever regarding the housing or the landlords listed through this web site. The properties listed are done so at the request of the landlords to assist students in locating possible off-campus housing opportunities.

Students are responsible to inspect the property and negotiate lease terms with any landlord.

The Pennsylvania State University has not inspected nor investigated these listings or landlords in any way and is not endorsing any specific properties or landlords for students by this listing. The Pennsylvania State University disclaims any responsibility, among other things, for the condition of any premises, terms of any leases, treatment by any landlord, or compliance with any applicable local zoning ordinances.

Penn State supports local, state and federal fair housing laws and regulations.

Transportation Resources

Penn State University Parking Office

1 Eisenhower Parking Deck, University Park, PA 16802

(814) 865-1436

Parking Permit Registration

Zimride private ride-matching network

Enterprise CarShare

Campus Shuttle

Bicycle Registration and Resources

Centre Area Transportation Authority

108 East Beaver Avenue, State College, PA 16801

(814) 238-CATA (2282)

CATABUS Community Service

CATABUS Campus Service (Loop and Link)

Borough of State College

243 South Allen Street, State College, PA 16801

(814) 234-7100

Area Maps and Directions

Area News and Information

CENTRE DAILY TIMES- The Centre Daily Times in State College is Central Pennsylvania's number one source for breaking local news.

THE COLLEGIAN- Stories from the Daily Collegian and Weekly Collegian newspapers and Collegian Magazine at Penn State University in University Park.

STATECOLLEGE.COM- Central Pennsylvania guide to Happy Valley and Penn State University links to businesses, tourism, local news, weather, sports.

VISITOR INFORMATION- The Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau includes member businesses in State College PA, Bellefonte, Boalsburg, Philipsburg and all of Centre County.

Area Business/ Other Information


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