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off campus

Outside of a university's or college's campus. Hyphenated if used before a noun. I liked living in the dorm rooms for my first semester of college, but I'm looking forward to living off campus for a while. The only bank we can is used is about 15 miles off campus.
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*off campus

not located or present on the grounds of a college or university. (*Typically: be ~; live ~; move~.) Tom has an apartment off campus. The dean is off campus and cannot be reached.
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Two-thirds of college students live off campus, she says, and many are forced to do so alone, without any help in how to sign a lease, keep house, and live with neighbors.
If a pet is found living in university student accommodation the student will be asked to find alternative accommodation for the pet such as with family or fellow students who live off campus in accommodation that allows pets.
At UNT, counseling center director Tamara Grosz hopes the program will be more convenient for students who live off campus, have a job or are raising children.
The initiative is set to fill the accommodation gap in the country's public universities after government increased student intake over three years ago on arrangement that some live off campus.
I never see anyone here," he said, adding that next year he wants to live off campus.
Students who live off campus are likely not covered by their parents' homeowners policy and may need to purchase their own renters insurance policy.
Participants also mentioned that, like nontraditional students in general, most student veterans live off campus and may not have the time or means to return to campus for evening meetings (all 10 participants in this study lived off campus).
Those who don't must apply to live off campus, unless they're staying with family, and the college assists them in understanding tenants' rights, how to negotiate with a landlord and empowers them to live on their own.
Lawrence, the guide highlights the school's “numerous sustainability initiatives,” including its new Sustainability Semester, “where students live off campus at a nearby farmstead, are exposed to environmental problems and solutions, and are guaranteed a paid internship in a sustainability-related field.
Some of the native English speakers in this study seemed not to consider allowing students to live off campus to be an important issue.
It was expected that the students who live on campus would benefit more from participating in intramural sports than the students who live off campus because of accessing to the sports facilities.
As many schools guarantee housing only for freshmen, many sophomores, who have no choice but to live off campus, struggle with maintaining appropriate academic and social interaction.
You can have the concealed carry permit and carry weapons on campus and live off campus.
But that response will primarily be for the benefit of freshmen and may encourage more upperclassmen to live off campus.
UO officials stress to students who live off campus the importance of being considerate to neighbors.