Housing: Find/List Rentals

Students seeking housing

Although William Mitchell does not have campus housing, each month, persons in the Twin Cities (and usually in the immediate neighborhoods surrounding William Mitchell) rent their privately-owned properties—including apartments, houses and duplexes.

Keywords to find housing near Mitchell

The area of William Mitchell in St. Paul includes these keywords:

  • cathedral
  • crocus
  • grand
  • highland
  • mac
  • groveland
  • merriam
  • summit

Those keywords indicate these neighborhoods: Cathedral Hill; Crocus Hill; Grand (Grand Avenue); Highland/Highland Park; Macalester-Groveland; Merriam Park; Ramsey Hill; Summit Hill.


On minneapolis.craigslist.org you’ll find the most rental properties listed. Look for the hashtag #GreatForMitchellStudents or the keywords above.

Search for listings tagged #GreatForMitchellStudents using this link


Separate from the two newspapers’ classified ad section, often contains listings geared for larger, multi-unit, suburban rental properties in both Minneapolis and St. Paul.


Twin Cities Smoke-Free Housing

Live Smoke Free offers FREE assistance to renters looking for relief from secondhand smoke and to landlords who wish to adopt smoke-free policies for their apartment buildings.

Riverton Community Housing

Maintains four student housing co-ops located on the East and West Banks of the University of Minnesota. Housing is reasonably priced.


Free map-based search for home & apartment rentals, with real-time updates. Also available on iOS & Android.

The local newspapers

Check the websites and classified sections of both major Twin Cities newspapers: the Star Tribune and the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

Landlords/property managers

Effective immediately, to market your property to Mitchell students, please list it on minneapolis.craigslist.org and add the hashtag #GreatForMitchellStudents to your description.

See how others use #GreatForMitchellStudents

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