Searching for Housing

  • VIP Off-campus Housing Listing Service – This service is provided by the Visitor and Information Programs and includes listings for apartments, houses, efficiencies, rooms and co-ops for students and the university community, along with other housing-related information.
  • University Apartments – On-campus housing for graduate students through the Division of University Housing.
  • Madison Community Co-ops – MCC is a cooperative community of 11 households, most within 1/2 mile of the University of Wisconsin campus, ranging in size from 8 to 34 members. Each house has a unique character and they try to create a safe, supportive family & community atmosphere.
  • Local newspaper classified ads (Isthmus, Capital Newspapers – Wisconsin State Journal/Capital Times)
  • University House – Private residence halls and apartments, some have floors that are just for graduate students and meal plan options
  • Craigslist – link will take you to housing in Madison
  • Bulletin board outside the Nelson Institute’s Academic Programs Office, 70 Science Hall