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Graduate Students Seek Studious Atmosphere in RocRooms

by nicole 16 July 2012 06:07

At RocRooms, we offer the type of housing environment that graduate students seek.  Over the past year, we’ve received increased interest from graduate students at R.I.T. and U of R because we provide an atmosphere conducive with rigorous university programs. We have rules against parties and limit the number of guests (5 per home) so that the home remains comfortable for all roommates.  Gr...

Tags: graduate student, off campus student housing, property management

Category: Housing

Transfer Student? RocRooms will make your transition smooth!

by nicole 05 July 2012 05:07

If you are transferring to a school in the Rochester area, RocRooms can make the transition of changing schools and towns so much easier.  We provide all furnishings to make the move easier- you don’t even need to bring cookware!  We also supply basic cleaning supplies so you don’t have to worry about that either. We understand that you are looking to start fresh in Rochester and the last...

Tags: off campus student housing, property management, transferring

Category: Housing

RIT Housing: Global Village

by nicole 11 June 2012 04:06

Global Village, a sustainable residential community that cost RIT $54.5 million to build, provides a variety of amenities but comes at a high price.  Global Village offers student housing, dining facilities, food markets, a fitness center, a hair salon, and a print and postal center.

The apartments each have 5 furnished bedrooms: 4 singles and 1 double.  The apartments, which are only a...

Tags: global village, off campus student housing, rit housing, rit housing connections

Category: Housing

Keeping Your Home Safe: Helpful Hints

by nicole 30 November 2011 04:11

No matter what part of Rochester we may decide to live in, it is always important to take safety precautions to keep you and your belongings safe.  One of the most important steps you can take is to introduce yourself to your neighbors, this helps to establish a line of communications and creates a sense of unity. Keeping an eye out for one another is a great way to help reduce crime. Here are...

Tags: saftey

Category: Tips

Simple Tips for Student Saving

by nicole 08 November 2011 03:11

We want to thank Melinda Carter, a recent graduate for making a guest appearance on our blog! As winter break approaches on most campuses, many freshmen are just now getting acclimated to the financial rigors that can come along with the first semester away from home. Money is often an issue in college, with student loans and not much money putting a limit on overall spending. Luckily, tons of ...

Tags: saving money

Category: Tips