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On-Campus Housing

Graduate Student Housing Information: Summer Sessions
Applications for summer housing will be available in late March, and are due on April 15th. Rooms will be available in apartments.  Any further questions should be referred to Residential Life.

Graduate Student Housing Information: Fall and Spring Terms
There is limited on-campus housing available to graduate students. On-campus housing includes free laundry facilities, all utilities, cable, internet, and local phone service.

Apartments - Breen, Lyons, and Portka Halls with four single rooms and shared living area. Students must vacate residence halls during breaks

Single Room - George Hall with shared toilet/sink with one other single room; communal shower facilities; communal/limited kitchen facilities; shared floor lounges. Students must vacate residence halls during breaks and between semesters.

Please note the following restrictions for On-Campus housing:

  • No housing available for spouses or families
  • Students must vacate housing between semesters and during college breaks due to liability issues

Directions for Requesting On-campus Housing

  1. Indicate your interest in on-campus housing on the Intent to Enroll form in your acceptance packet, and mail that form, along with your housing deposit (and enrollment deposit), to the Office of Graduate Admissions.
  2. Upon receipt of your Intent to Enroll form indicating your interest in on-campus housing, we will mail you a housing contract. The deadline is May 15 for receipt of the completed housing contract in the Office of Residential Life.
  3. Because there is limited on-campus housing available for graduate students, housing requests will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis. If you have submitted a housing deposit, but are not able to secure on-campus housing, your housing deposit will be applied to your graduate tuition.

For more information regarding on-campus housing, contact Residential Life at, or call 585-389-2480.

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Off-Campus Housing References

The following is a partial listing of private, off-campus housing that is convenient to the Nazareth campus. We do not endorse a particular property or owner. This is meant only as a reference.


Location Styles & Amenities
Pittsford Village Estates
18 Colonial Parkway
Pittsford, NY 14534

I. Gordon Corporation
1530 First Federal Plaza
Rochester, NY 14614

Rental Office:

Main Office:

* 1, 2 & 3 bedrooms
* 2 bedroom, 1.5 or 2 baths
* 2 bedroom, dining room

* New coin-operated laundry facilities
* Garages included at no extra charge
* Clean, secure apartments
* Suburban living
* Heat and hot water included
* 24 hour on-site maintenance
Elmwood Ave Apartments
1600 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620

Rental Office:
* Studio apartments
* 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments

* Heat, electric, central air, basic cable included
* Private garages available
* Community center w/ 24 hour fitness
and business center
* Olympic size pool
* Pet friendly (cats and dogs)
* Balconies and patios
* Laundry in buildings
* Free car wash
* Pay rent online
* Walking distance to shopping and restaurants

Elmwood Terrace
95 Elmwood Terrace
(near McQuaid Jesuit High School)

Rental Office:
* 1 bedroom apartments
* 1 bedroom townhomes
* 2 & 3 bedroom townhomes

* Will offer rates for 10 month leases
with utilities included and will offer
another rate for furnished apartments
and townhomes

Penfield Village
120-A Brebeuf Drive
Penfield NY 14526
(near corner of Route 441 and 5 Mile Line Road)

Tammy Lebson

* 1 & 2 bedroom apartments

* Penfield Village, located within the village of Penfield, offers great shopping, supermarkets, restaurants, banks, a post office, public library and a host of other conveniences. The region is laced with a number of fine golf courses and parks, such as lovely Ellison Park, where you can treat yourself to tennis, basketball, bicycling, horseback riding and picnicking.
Briar Manor
131 Greystone Lane

Rental Office:
* 1 & 2 bedroom apartments

* Free 72 channels of Time Warner cable
* Fitness room
* Swimming pool
* Tennis courts

Woodland Estates
340 Gleason Circle
East Rochester, NY

Rental Office:

* 2 bedroom townhouses

* Laundry Center
* Playground

1600 East Avenue Apartments
Rochester, NY 14610

Rental Office:
* Studio apartments
* 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments

* Heat, electric and cable included
* Air conditioning
* Heated garage
* Laundry facilities in building
* Fitness center, billiard room with fireplace,
library & social lounge

Oak Hill Terrace Apartments
2470 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14610

Rental Office:

 * 1 & 2 bedroom apartments

* All utilities included
* Starting at $860 per month
* No security deposit required
Greystone Apartments and Townhomes
177 Greystone Lane
Rochester NY 14618

Rental office:


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 * 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments; 2 & 3 bedroom townhomes
* Heat, water, & cable included
* 10 minute drive from Nazareth College
* Short-term and academic year (Aug/September – May/June) leases available
* Furnished or unfurnished units available
* Swimming pool, exercise room, business center/library, tennis courts
* Covered parking available

Brook Hill Village Apartments
18 A Brook Hill Lane
Rochester, New York 14625

Rental office:

Heat, Hot Water, and Cable TV 67 channels
*1 and 2 bedroom apartments

*1 br 765 sq ft
*2 br 1115 sq ft own entrance, split level design.

*2 br 1145 sq ft comes with washer and dryer, split level design.

*24 hour maintenance
*Intercom entrances
*Pet Friendly
*Car washing station

4.39 miles from school.


Other Resources
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Craigslist - Rochester, NY Housing

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Nazareth College is not liable or accountable for any negative situation that may arise among the student, roommate(s), or property owner. Nazareth College does not investigate or guarantee the accuracy of any listing referrals, the quality of the facility listed or the listed individuals, companies and firms that participate in the referral service. A listing does not indicate College approval or endorsement of any kind nor does it indicate that any information has been investigated or verified. The College does not participate in any manner in finding roommates nor does it determine whether an apartment or living situation is suitable. The College does not certify or recommend any particular apartment or living situation and does not guarantee or have any information regarding the safety or condition of any apartments or living quarters or whether the property is insured. Nazareth College is unable to secure an apartment on student's behalf. Nazareth College is not responsible for and plays no role in contractual agreements made between students and landlords.

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