FAQ: Housing

What choices do I have for housing?
You have a variety of housing choices including private housing or university-owned housing. You can visit the following website to view the many housing options available.

University Graduate Student Housing

University Students with Families Housing

Daily Illini Classified Ads

Tenant Union

News-Gazette Classified Ads


What can I expect to pay for housing?
You will find that housing in the Urbana-Champaign community is inexpensive compared to larger metropolitan areas. In fact, the cost of living in Urbana-Champaign is anywhere from ¼ to ½ the cost of living in places such as Boston, London, New York, or Southern California.