Off-Campus Housing

Princess Anne, MD
Tuition (in-state)
$14,849 ($6,713)
Admission Difficulty
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3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: The off-campus housing is fairly close to the school and not bad pricing. If you get a couple of roommates to live with and everybody splits the check it will not be bad.

3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: Few options , easy access

4 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: now if you lived only 60min or less from the college then i would live off-campus. It save's you money in the long run in my opinion

3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: The off-campus housing is close to campus, but the varying prices make students look for cheaper housing that is further from campus.

2 College Freshman

Off-Campus Housing: i don't have to pay to live off campus but i've heard it's a pain to deal with at times. parking in Arden's is just god awful at night or any time past 6pm. they didn't think to add more parking to the back when they made three new buildings. and they didn't think the trash situation through when they gave four buildings two trash bins. it's stupid.


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  • 668th
    Best Off-Campus Housing Options

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Kennice Evans
Eastern Shore, Md.
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It is not difficult to find off-campus housing that is affordable and close to campus. There are many websites with listings from management companies that would love to rent to college students. Many of the landlords even accept Hawk Cards to make the transition to off-campus living as easy as possible for students.

Most of the best places are no more than a 30-minute drive to UMES, which is not bad. Plus, there are more things to do—like shopping and restaurants—in the areas where most off-campus residences are located. Off-campus housing is recommended for anyone who wants to get away from the rules on campus. However, most students at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore live on campus—it is more affordable and easier to get to class.

Facts & Statistics

Undergrads Living Off Campus
Freshmen Living Off Campus
Average Off-Campus Room & Board
Best Time to Look for a Place
The best time for a student to look for a place is during the summer months.
Popular Areas
  • Arden's Run
  • Salisbury
  • Somerset Avenue
  • Talons Square
Average Rents
  • 1 BR: $500
  • 2 BR: $780

Student Polls

Rate the off-campus housing on the following topics    Based on 52 responses

Very poor
  • Availability
  • Cost
  • Ease of obtaining/process
  • Landlords
  • Parking
  • Proximity to campus
  • Proximity to public transportation
  • Proximity to shopping
  • Quality
  • Safety
  • Variety

What is the off-campus housing selection like near campus and is it worth it?    Based on 52 responses

  • 4% Not worth the hassle or expense. Everyone just lives on campus.
  • 21% High prices and/or limited choices keep most students on campus.
  • 60% Price and availability can vary, but the added freedom is still worth it.
  • 15% Totally worth it. It's easy to find a place, and prices are reasonable.

How helpful is the school in helping students find off-campus housing?    Based on 51 responses

  • 20% Not very helpful.
  • 0% The school does not allow students to live off campus.
  • 61% Somewhat helpful.
  • 20% Extremely helpful.
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