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Housing Resources

(*Columbus State does not provide dorms or on-campus student housing)

Student Engagement and Leadership (SEaL) maintains a housing list for apartments near the Columbus State Community College. It is for your convenience and should not be considered an endorsement for the above apartments. Please note that the above items are subject to change. Contact each company for up to date information. Utilities are NOT included unless otherwise noted.

Housing List

Emergency Housing

Click here for an extended list of Shelters, Transitional Housing, and Low Income & Section 8 Housing resources provided by the Franklin County Reentry Coalition.

If you are in a housing/shelter crisis:

  • 24/7 intake for single men and single women is done over the phone by Handson Central Ohio. Call 888.474.3587 for intake.
  • Intake for families and children is done at the YWCA Family Center, 900 Harvey Ct., 614.253.7970

CPO Management Services

CPO Management Services is a tenant-endorsed, community based management company that is dedicated to meeting the needs of residents and the community. Through our 501(c)3 non-profit foundation, Community Properties Impact Corporation (CPO Impact), we link residents to community resources to help stabilize their lives. CPO believes in partnering with residents to strengthen families and communities through supportive service coordination. Guided by a vision to become a model of affordable housing management, CPO is investing in changing the physical and social landscape of our neighborhoods and empowering residents to lead successful, productive lives.

Scholar House (low-cost housing for students)

Community Properties of Ohio offers a program called Columbus Scholar House (CSH). CSH is located at 17th Ave. and Long St., and has 10 units of subsidized housing that have been designated specifically for full-time students enrolled in an Ohio accredited institution of higher learning and maintaining a minimum 2.5 GPA. The student must be income qualified for Section 8 Housing. Community Properties of Ohio would like Columbus State students to learn more about this great housing opportunity. Please contact Kimberly Rhyan (, Director of Student Engagement and Leadership (SEaL) to receive a referral.

Scholar House flier