Category: Housing

Finding and Choosing Your Next Roommate

Written by Nicole Scopelliti | Photo by Sierra Pedro Finding, choosing and keeping a roommate can be as stressful as moving itself. However, roommate experiences don’t have to be unpleasant, despite the various horror stories that have convinced you otherwise. Connecting with your perfect roommate does, however, require hard work and dedication. With the right tools and strategies, the potential frustration of the process can be avoided and you can move on to happy housemate bliss. The Search Begin your search by looking in the right places. For example, I recommend reaching out to friends to see if they...

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Roommate Advice with Delaney Rea

Written by Delaney Rea | Photo by Michael Davis How often do you fight with your roommates? If you’re lucky, your plan to live with people you knew well paid off – they’re roommate picks that you get along with famously. However, you might find yourself unexpectedly at odds with the people you share close quarters with. Are passive aggressive comments thrown around like hand grenades? Do icy glares chill you to the bone, far more than the storm outside ever could? If roommate hostility is a problem in your house, it will be no picnic for anyone. If...

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EMG Housing Fair Preview

Written by Sam Styles | Photo by Trevor Meyer After your freshman year of college, you have class figured out. You know how to stay out way too late and still get that essay in on time. More than that, you are learning how to balance a healthy social life with your highly successful academic career. If you are in the dorms and are thinking of moving out, more change is coming. The best way to prepare for it is to get educated. You could do this by peering through page after page of online literature, or you could...

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A UO Student’s Guide to Winter Living

Written by Anya Caro | Photo by Sierra Pedro Oregon has proven just how crazy weather can be. This time of year, we are reminded of the necessities we need to recover from the snow. With warmth and cozy living on our minds, we’ve compiled a guide to choosing the student apartment with the best amenities for those snowy days. Parking Garages Nothing is worse than waking up, going to your car and finding it coated in an impenetrable layer of ice. Having access to a covered parking garage means less ice scraping each morning. Occasionally, melting ice and snow...

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Hub On Campus Eugene

Written by Sam Styles | Photo by Trevor Meyer Not all student apartments are created equal. What separates Hub On Campus from other apartments around the UO is its ready-made luxury lifestyle. Rather than moving into an apartment crammed full of secondhand furniture and recycled sidewalk couches, you are living in a fully-furnished spa. Complete with a rooftop pool, hot tubs and a sand volleyball court, the Hub has the most unbeatable amenities around. When you explore the rest of the building, you’ll find it decked out in high-tech exercise centers and state-of-the-art entertainment rooms. All of these facilities...

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