Chicago-Kent Housing Guide
Check out Chicago-Kent's housing guide for information and resources to assist you with your housing search. This guide, created with the help of VeryApt—a startup in the real estate technology industry—is based on survey responses from Chicago-Kent students about neighborhoods and apartment buildings where they live.
Roommate Wanted List
Each year the Office of Admissions compiles a list of Chicago-Kent students who are looking for apartment-mates for the upcoming school year. To add your name to the list, please complete the form below.
Illinois Tech On-Campus Housing
While most law students prefer to live in other areas of Chicago, housing on Mies Campus (approximately 6 miles south of the law school) is an attractive option for students who place a premium on affordability and convenience. For more information, please visit Illinois Tech Office of Residence Life or call 312.567.5075.
Chicago is made up of 77 community areas, each with its own distinct character. Just a few—but certainly not all—of the neighborhoods popular with Chicago-Kent students are listed below:
Downtown: Loop, West Loop, Printer's Row (South Loop), River North, Streeterville
North Side: Old Town, Lincoln Park, Lakeview, Wrigleyville
Far North Side: Andersonville, East Rogers Park, Uptown
South Side: Bronzeville, Hyde Park, Bridgeport, Pilsen
Near West Side: Wicker Park, Bucktown, Logan Square
Suburbs: Chicago-Kent is located near two of the main Metra train stations which makes commuting from many of the neighboring suburbs convenient.