Post Tagged with: "off-campus"

Columns, Opinion

Column: Think before you move off campus

Column: Think before you move off campus

Boston students are moving into neighborhoods that aren’t necessarily meant for them.

by × March 17, 2017 × 0 comments

Cartoons, Opinion

cartoon by David London

Cartoon: Off-campus housing

  Editorial illustration by David London.

by × September 8, 2016 × 1 comment

campus, Featured Content

SGA and NUPD plan to expand shuttle services

SGA and NUPD plan to expand shuttle services

With ridership of the off-campus student shuttle expanding, the Student Government Association (SGA) and the Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) have entered talks to expand the service to the nearly 6,300 students who live off campus.

by × November 13, 2014 × 1 comment

Opinion

Column: The off-campus fallacy

Second semester is here, and in many ways it’s a bit disappointing the world didn’t end last month. Especially for all of you sophomores who have a firmly set group of friends from freshman year and are wandering into Off Campus Student Services and making calls to real estate agents. Apartment hunting season is on.

by × January 17, 2013 × 104 comments

City

City condemns off-campus apartment

The initial tour senior Tim Granger took of his 115 St. Stephen St. apartment did not give cause for the criminal justice major much concern. Other than a cockroach scuttling by, the space seemed decent enough. But as he arrived to move in with the help of his parents in September, his father, a contractor, immediately sensed there was something illegal about the apartment. Besides a single window looking out into the hallway the place was windowless, and its walls were covered in grime and muck.

by × October 4, 2012 × 49 comments

campus

Student housing concerns aired at community meeting

Northeastern administrators and neighbors of the school renewed last Thursday the persistent debate about student housing, an issue that has proven critical as the university expands with little open space to move into. University general counsel Ralph Martin said Northeastern currently has enough beds for about 60 percent of the undergraduates living in Boston. He said school officials hope to one day accommodate 75 percent of Boston-dwelling undergraduates in student housing.

by × September 27, 2012 × 2 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: Off Campus Office provides resources

Did you miss the annual Apartment Fair? Still searching for an off-campus apartment? Tons of students came to start their apartment searches, look over sample leases and have their questions answered. But if you could not make it to the fair, not to worry – Off Campus Student Services (OCSS) […]

by × February 9, 2012 × 30 comments

campus

Groups try to attract off-campus students to events

Off-campus students attending Northeastern said they want to be involved in on-campus events, especially those that include free food and giveaways, but can miss out due to lack of advertising. It’s a problem students and staff know exists and are trying to solve.

by × September 22, 2011 × 2 comments

Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Letter: Apartment searching process can be easier

Over the last few weeks, students were assigned lottery numbers and began to think about where they will live next year. If your lottery number doesn’t seem promising, or you were planning on finding an off-campus apartment anyway, then you may be facing a stressful search.

by × February 24, 2011 × 1 comment

City

Hard to get off campus

Hard to get off campus

For students seeking to escape the restrictions of on-campus housing, off campus might soon no longer be an option.

by × November 18, 2010 × 6 comments