Community Living Option Application

A community living option (CLO) is an off campus housing privilege within the hamlet of Houghton and some surrounding areas; approved students are responsible for securing their own rental contracts. Students living in a CLO are still expected to abide by the Statement of Community Responsibilities and Community Covenant.


Your class as of the start of this spring. You must be a junior or senior to be eligible for a CLO.

The meal plan you would like if you are approved for CLO.

Terms you are applying for in the upcoming academic year. You do not need to apply for a CLO for the semester that you are student teaching.

Age as of September 1, 2018*

Your answer to this helps our Housing office to know whether you meet our residency requriements.