About Us

Welcome to Off-Campus Services! Searching for an apartment can be challenging and stressful, especially if it's your first experience and you are new to Philadelphia.

Off-Campus Services provides resources and tools to assist you in your search and support your search. We provide you with information and resources to help make finding your off-campus home less stressful.

Our mission is to assist students manage their off-campus housing experience by utilizing all of the OCS resources. This includes specific information about when to look for off-campus housing, searchable rental listings, rights and responsibilities of both landlords and tenants and how to address issues related to off-campus living.

So, what exactly do we do? We host an annual Rental Housing Fair open to the entire Penn Community. At the fair, you can visit many different informational tables with local landlords and Penn services.  We offer a roommate search module, available to the Penn community only. We offer information about becoming an off-campus resident while still remaining a vital part of the Penn community. We partner with a rental resource site to provide updated listings for rental communities in the area. Most importantly, we are here to support you in your search.

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Our Latest Housing Fair!