A variety of living option are available in the Fargo-Moorhead community. When choosing a location to live, you are encouraged to consider proximity to MATBUS routes - NDSCS-Fargo is conveniently located on a MATBUS route (inset link).
Community Living Options
NDSCS partners with North Dakota State University (NDSU) to allow NDSCS-Fargo students (taking at least six credits) to live on campus at NDSU. A variety of living options are available to NDSCS-Fargo students at NDSU, from apartments to traditional residence hall living – all of which are just a quick walk or bus ride away from NDSCS-Fargo.
NDSU currently has 13 residence halls and numerous apartment options that offer positive living and learning environments. We encourage you to think about adding a Residence Life experience to your program at NDSCS-Fargo.
Amenities & Features
Amenities: Each living option at NDSU has their own unique features, but as an NDSCS-Fargo student living at NDSU you would have access to amenities like: onsite mail, laundry, events, cable and free video streaming services, rec lounges, study lounges, community kitchen, and Wi-Fi. Residence Hall also provide coinless laundry, hall offices with games/videos/entertainment options, and secure keyless card entrances.
Convenience: There is no need to start your car! NDSU is within walking distance of NDSCS-Fargo; but there is also a MAT bus that will drop you off at NDSCS-Fargo and bike-share stations located throughout the NDSU campus. Roommate matching is available for all living options at NDSU.
Affordability: NDSU housing rates are very competitive when compared with rental rates around NDSCS-Fargo. All utilities are included with the rental rates (with the exception of University Village apartments).
Dining Options: Living at NDSU will provide you with access to several different dining options. Students living in the apartments can also opt-in to having a NDSU dining plan.
Security: All living options at NDSU have secured entries, security cameras, police access, and on-site student and professional staff who are dedicated to supporting you.
Student-friendly Apartment Contracts: NDSU Apartments only require a $200 application fee (applied toward the first month’s rent), each tenant is billed individually, contracts can be as short as a semester, and you can apply for an apartment at any time. NDSU Residence Hall contracts are for the full academic year.