Missouri State University

Springfield Housing and Living

Off campus living

Make your move to Springfield with information about places to live, helpful tips, things to do in Springfield, and roommates.

On-Campus housing
Exterior of Scholars House

Consider some of the many benefits to living on campus.

  • Easier to meet more people
  • The convenience of being closer to your classes 
  • Easier to become more involved on campus

Find out more about move-in details including a countdown to move-in day. Find more general information about Residence Life, Housing and Dining Services.

Off-Campus Housing
Off-campus apartment

Are you ready to make the move to apartment life but aren't sure where to start?  We can help with that!  Check out this link to find popular off-campus housing options in Springfield.   



Useful tips
Students Studying Together

Use these useful tips to help you:

1. Budget Time

2. Budget Finances

3. Find off-campus resources and more!  

Guide to Springfield
Springfield exit sign

Home, sweet home. That is what Springfield, MO is to tens of thousands of students. Springfield is a great place to get a degree because it’s safe and there’s a lot to do. It’s the third-largest city in Missouri, so it has a great blend of small-town coziness and big-city amenities.


Facebook Roommate Finder

Moving to Springfield, but don't know who to live with?  Use our MSU Transfer Student Housing and Roommate Finder Facebook group to communicate with other transfer students in the same situation.