Although The Collective does not offer student housing, we have organized the list below to give students options to choose from. Availability, pricing, and conditions are the sole responsibility of the proprietary orgarnizations.

The Britton House




The Britton House is a 24 room Victorian house located at 17 Britton Street in Jersey City, New Jersey. Over the last 4 years many Collective students from all over the world have made The Britton House their home. A 10 minute walk to the Journal Square PATH train and a 20 minute train ride across the Hudson River leave you at 14th Street and 6th Avenue, just steps from The Collective. Rates are based on a minimum 3-month stay.

Private Studio $1400 (Monthly)

Nicely furnished studio apartment with fully equipped kitchen and private bath has everything including full-size bed, cable tv and wireless internet service. Apartment features hardwood floors, high ceilings, stained glass windows and beautiful architectural detail.

EuroStyle Suite $1100 single occupancy / $1350 double (Monthly)

This beautifully furnished, 2 room private suite includes a full size bed, sofa-bed, refrigerator, microwave, cable tv, and wireless internet service. Shared bath. Features hardwood floors, high ceilings, stained glass windows and great architectural detail.

Standard Room $850 – 950 single occupancy (Monthly)

Our standard rooms at The Britton House are comfortably furnished including full size beds, refrigerator and microwave, cable tv and wireless internet service. Shared bath. Rates vary based upon room size.

Economy $750 (Monthly) *Limited number available*

For students on a tight budget. All the same great features in a smaller sized room with twin-sized bed, refrigerator and microwave, cable tv and wireless internet service. Shared bath.

Download and complete the application and email it to: thebrittonhouse@comcast.net You can also fax it to 201-420-9361, or mail to the address below. You will be notified when your application is accepted. A $500 security deposit is required to secure a room. First month’s rent is due prior to move-in.




All deposit and rent payments are payable to The Britton House, Inc. Cash, money order, cashier’s check or wire transfer are accepted. No personal checks or credit cards.

Mailing Address and Contact Information
The Britton House, Inc. 302 Pavonia Avenue Jersey City, NJ 07302 201-522-9209 thebrittonhouse@comcast.net


Educational Housing Services is a not-for-profit organization that provides safe and affordable fully furnished housing to students, grad students and interns coming to New York City. EHS manages multiple properties throughout New York City and Brooklyn, and is a great short term housing option that offers the opportunity to live in a community of your peers.

EHS can also provide housing the summer after you graduate from your program. So if you are contemplating living in New York but don’t want to make a year long commitment, this could be an easy solution. Check out the website www.studenthousing.org or call today for locations, rates and availability 1-800-297-4694.

If you would like to request more information online about Educational Housing Services please click here.



Chelsea Center
313 West 29th Street
New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212-643-0214

City Rooms Inc.
60 West 22 St., 4th Floor
New York, NY 10010
Tel: 212-243-3234

Hotel 17
225 East 17th Street
New York, NY 10003
Tel: 212-475-2845

Jan Hus House
351 East 74th Street
New York, NY 10021
Tel: 212-288-6743

McBurney YMCA
206 W 24th Street
New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212-741-9226
-3 month max. for full-time students
-daily rate $50-$60
-monthly rate $800

Menno House
314 East 19th Street
New York, NY 10003
(between 1st & 2nd Avenues)
Tel: 212-677-1611
Email: manager@mennohouse.org
-10 rooms

The Parkside Evangeline
(Salvation Army)
18 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003
Tel: 212-677-6200
Email: gny_parkside@use.salvationarmy.-Women only
-$800 per month
-Breakfast and lunch included

Penington Friends House
215 East 15th Street
(between 2nd and 3rd Avenues)
New York, NY 10003
Tel: 212-673-1730
Email: peningtonfriends@yahoo.com
28 rooms -Rent includes breakfast and dinner

Seafarers and International House
123 East 15th Street
New York, NY  10003
Tel: 212-677-4800
-21 days maximum stay (Students can check back in after the 21st day to extend their stay)
-Clean, quiet, close to The Collective
-Dorm-like single rooms ($68/night student discount)

Student Christian House
(Broadway Presbyterian Church)
114th Street and Broadway
New York, NY 10026
Tel: 212-749-3849
-Semester- and year-long leases
-Undergrads, grads & interns

West Side YMCA
5 West 63rd Street
New York, NY 10023
Tel: 212-875-4273
Fax: 212-579-4200