Most Campus Commuters

Sharing a shoebox-sized dorm room with a relative stranger is not part of the college experience for all students. At a few of the universities on this list, commuting is the only option, as some urban schools and several rural schools don't offer on-campus housing. Students at many of the other schools listed below may opt to live at home and avoid costly room and board fees or share off-campus housing for a little more space and independence. These colleges reported the highest percentage of their students who were commuters for the 2012-2013 academic year.

School Students who live off-campus
Hawaii Pacific University

Honolulu, HI

Weber State University

Ogden, UT

New Jersey City University

Jersey City, NJ

University of Michigan—​Flint

Flint, MI

CUNY—​City College

New York, NY

California State University—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Mid-​Continent University

Mayfield, KY

Molloy College

Rockville Centre, NY

St. Francis College

Brooklyn Heights, NY

University of Colorado—​Denver

Denver, CO


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