Internships - Housing for Interns
The following information is provided to help you find housing while you participate in internship experiences in other areas of the country. Inclusion in this section is not an endorsement or recommendation by the Career Center or the University of California, Berkeley.
Housing Information Sources
Use the following sources to access a variety of housing listings nationally. This list is not exhaustive and is only intended to provide you a starting point in your search. Please evaluate your housing options carefully as not all may be suitable for student living.
Apartment List - Aggregated apartment listings from hundreds of sources across the country
Craig's List - Contains housing listings for various cities throughout the US
Hostels.com - Lists hostels throughout the US (and worldwide)
Roomorama.com - Offering over 3,500 properties across 9 major cities in the US for short term rent
Sublet.com - Apartment rentals, sublets, houses, and rooms for rent in major US cities
Zumper - Map-based search for home & apartment rentals with real-time updates. Also available on iOS & Android
Trulia - Search rooms & apartments for rent by location.
New York City
New York City Student Housing
The following locations offer short-term housing options for interns and students in New York City in dormitories and other shared living arrangements.
- Columbia University - Summer housing for interns
- EHS: Educational Housing Services - A top housing resource for NYC interns offering 7 residences throughout Manhattan & Brooklyn.
- NYC Intern - Apartment housing in prime Manhattan location. Fall, Spring & Summer terms available.
- NYU Summer Housing Information - NYU housing options are open to non-NYU students during the summer
- Polytechnic University - Offers summer housing options to interns and students.
Housing Information Sources for New York City
Use the following sources to access a variety of housing listings for the New York City area. Please evaluate your housing options carefully as not all may be suitable for student living.
- Homestay New York Accommodation Center - Arranges for a variety of housing options for students
Washington DC Student Housing
The following locations offer short-term housing options for interns and students in Washington DC in dormitories and other shared living arrangements. Please evaluate your housing options carefully as not all may be suitable for student living.
- George Mason University - Dormitories, apartments and townhouses available for summer interns
- George Washington University - Summer Housing Opportunities - A variety of options for on-campus housing arrangements
- International Student House of Washington DC - Dormitory-style housing
- The Washington Intern Housing Network - Fully furnished intern housing. Free to apply.
- Cities Housing Solutions - Fully furnished intern housing. Free to apply.
- Washington Intern Student Housing (WISH) - Shared housing; fully furnished, linens, household supplies, all utilities included; in various convenient locations in Washington DC
Chicago, IL Student Housing
- University Village - Affordable summer housing in furnished apartments for interns, located in Thomas Beckman Hall at the University of Illinois, Chicago.
Philadelphia, PA Student Housing
- Drexel University Conference Center - Offers centrally-located summer housing in on-campus residential halls for students and interns.