Off-Campus Housing

Realities of Being a Renter

  • Pay your rent on time
  • Respect the property, return it in same condition as when you received it
  • Behave like an adult
  • Figure out responsibilities – payments, decorations, chores, etc.
  • Be a good neighbor
  • Take out your trash – recycle
  • Take responsibility for you and your guests
  • Park only where permitted
  • Don’t let your roommates ruin your rental record
  • Keep yourself safe
  • Call police if neighbor is too noisy or out of hand
  • Use available resources if you have problems with landlord, roommate, or anyone. ASWSU legal services, Health and Wellness, Whitman County Landlord Tenant Association, etc.