Apartments - Housing
IEI will help students (especially married students) find apartments and arrange a lease.
If two or three students share an apartment, the students will pay approximately what the students would pay in a homestay ($800-1200 per month for an unfurnished apartment).
Apartments provide students with freedom and independence; however, if students from the same language group share an apartment, they often do not get the English language practice they need or learn first-hand about American culture.
It is usually necessary to have access to a car to live in an apartment or to choose an apartment on a bus line. Online apartment search websites, such as Apartments.com, ApartmentFinder.com, Zillow.com, and others let you search for apartments based on price range, zip code or city, number of bedrooms, and many other filter options.