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Fordham Housing

A limited number of dorm rooms at the Lincoln Center campus are available to LLM, MSL, and SJD students in McMahon Hall, which houses both undergraduate and graduate students. The Residential Life Office makes housing assignments on a "first come, first served" basis. For applications and information, visit the Law Student Housing website.

Access the Law Student Housing website

If you are admitted and enrolled at Fordham and are interested in applying for housing at McMahon Hall (Law School dorms), please visit Wait List for McMahon Hall.

Fordham also offers some graduate housing at 134 West 58 Street, a short walk to the Law School. For more information about this housing option, please visit the Graduate Housing website.

Access the Graduate Housing website

All questions regarding on-campus housing should be directed to the Office of Residential Life at 212-636-7100 or [email protected]

Off-Campus Housing

Most students live off-campus, either in Manhattan or in other boroughs of New York City or in New Jersey.  An excellent public transportation network makes it easy to travel into and within New York City.  

Options and resources for housing unrelated to Fordham are linked below.  Students should be cautious when using these websites to avoid scams, particularly if they are not present in New York to view an apartment before committing to it. 

Access the New York City Housing Resources List.

Note that many apartments in New York are only available through brokers who charge fees (often equivalent to one month's rent or 15% of a one-year lease) for connecting potential renters with apartments. For students interested in using a broker to locate an apartment, some reputable firms include Prudential Douglas Elliman (, Citi-Habitats ( and Corcoran Group (

LLM Admissions

Fordham University School of Law
International and Non-JD Programs
150 West 62nd Street, Suite 8-131, New York, NY 10023 USA

Tel: 212-636-6883

Fax: 212-636-6922

Email: [email protected]