Off-Campus Living

If you choose to live off campus, you'll find a variety of housing options. You'll also want to familiarize yourself with the various aspects of living in the city of Cortland. Below are a variety of helpful links that will assist with making the off-campus living experience a successful one.

Housing Conditions Checklist

Use the Housing Conditions Checklist (PDF) to document the conditions of your rental unit.

Off-Campus Safety

Dial 911 for emergencies.

Off-Campus Safety Information

Fire Non-emergencies 607-753-7440
Police Non-emergencies 607-756-2811


City of Cortland

For information on trash pickup and recycling for the city, please visit: Dept. of Public Works (DPW)  

Additional information for the city can be found at the following links:

Contact Us

Campus Activities and Corey Union Office
Corey Union, Room 401
Phone: 607-753-2322

Off-Campus Support

Off-Campus Living booklet (PDF) This guide is prepared by SUNY Cortland's Campus Activities office as a quick reference guide to off-campus living.

myRedDragon Off-Campus Housing Group
To join, go to "Groups" then to the "Group Index" and then the “Service" folder.

Tenant's Rights

A Guide to Small Claims In The NYS City, Town and Village Courts

Fair Housing Equal Opportunity For All (PDF)