Off-Campus Housing

Please note that for your own piece of mind and safety, you should never engage in a residential relationship (either as a roommate, landlord or tenant) with anyone before taking time to get to know them well.  Please read the Living Off Campus Resource for more information.

Montclair State University does not endorse any individuals/properties represented on this page or subsequent links. This webpage serves only to assist students in finding potential accommodations. It is up to participating individuals to make good decisions regarding the selection of a facility for rent.

Effective July 1, 2012 Montclair State University is partnered with – an Off-Campus Housing Service for students to search for off campus  housing accommodations for FREE.

Search vacant listings

Register to post a free sublet or roommate profile

Landlords, register to post a listing!

Student Benefits:

  • Access listings for FREE directly through the Montclair State University’s website 24/7
  • Access descriptive listings with photos, amenity icons, floor plans and more
  • Google mapping to locate properties easily
  • Smart Search capabilities to search by price, preferred features and requirements
  • Post a  Roommate Profile for FREE
  • Find a roommate or the perfect place to live!
  • Live student support (toll-free) or ‘Help’ link online

Feel free to contact or 1-866-766-0767, should you require more information.

Landlord Benefits:

Local property owners can conveniently advertise their rental vacancies online.  Students, faculty and staff can use this service to easily search for housing accommodations. will exclusively advertise your rental properties directly to our school’s community.  We’re confident that once you have tried this service, you will appreciate the benefits and value of advertising with 


Single Unit - house, condo, basement apartment, room in a house
Multi Unit - more than one apartment at a single address or building

    • Standard listing for single unit 28 day listing - $29.99
    • Premium listing for single unit 28 day listing - $44.99
    • Standard listing for multi-unit 28 day listing - $49.99
    • Premium listing for multi-unit 28 day listing - $69.99

*Featured ads will display first in the search results.

Benefits Include:

  • Montclair State University will refer students to this service
  • Students can easily search listings directly through our school’s website
  • Landlords can conveniently manage their listings online
  • Various listing durations and options available at competitive rates
  • Online payments are protected and secure
  • Descriptive listings with photos, amenity icons and floor plans to advertise properties effectively
  • Google mapping features
  • Up-to-date database that is real time 24/7
  • Quick search capabilities allow students to search by price, preferred features and requirements
  • Live customer support (toll-free) or ‘Help’ link online

To Get Started:

  • Go online to and in the landlord section, click ‘Register Now’
  • Simply create your listing by following the easy steps provided
  • Submit your listing for processing and you’re done!

Landlords will work directly with Places4Students Inc. to manage their rental listings.  Please feel free to contact or 1-866-766-0767, should you require more information or assistance.

Effective immediately, new listings will not be accepted through our previous service.  Don't delay!  Post your vacancy(s) with our new service today.

IMPORTANT: If you live in the residence halls now be aware that you are obligated for the full term of the License Agreement


The listing of rental units on this website is provided by Place4students as a service to Montclair State University for use by its students, faculty and staff.  Place4students verifies rental housing is registered with the local municipality as a legal dwelling, confirms through landlord self-reporting if routine maintenance is provided, provides crime statistics for the local area from the State of New Jersey Uniform Crime Report, and provides historical rental rates via data from government and apartment association agencies.  The inclusion of any rental property or unit on this website does not constitute and shall neither be construed as an endorsement or approval of the landlord or the property by Montclair State University or Places4students, nor as a warranty or representation by Montclair State University as to the quality, safety or other features of the rental property or landlord.  Montclair State University expressly disclaim any and all responsibility for damages arising from the rental of any property or lease agreement, and all students, faculty and staff are encouraged to exercise their own independent judgment when evaluating a lease of any property listed in this website.