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If you are interested in posting a housing opportunity, email the pertinent information to Student Housing. Housing listings will be posted for two months. If you wish for the listing to remain on the website longer, please contact the Student Program Office by email.

Available for the summer - Los Alamos, NM
Room with a view. Conveniently located on the bus line, otherwise about 20 min from the lab. Access to the kitchen, laundry, WI-FI, full bath. $500/month. Call 505-500-8251.  

Available now to May 7th, 2015 -- Los Alamos, NM
Room for rent - fully furnished bedroom with a walk-in closet and a private bathroom asking $550/month. Rent includes all utilities, internet, cable-TV, washer/dryer, dishwasher, dishes, cookware, bedding and everything else you need. You can move in just with a suitcase. Shared access to kitchen, dining room and two large living rooms (large screen TVs/Playstation3/Wii). Perfect for a single professional. For one person only. No smoking inside the house please. Located in North Mesa, in a very quite and safe neighborhood, house is on a free bus route, 3 minute walk to the bus stop and a 10 minute bus ride to the Lab. The house has a study room with a PC and a printer/fax/copier. Exercises room includes a treadmill with TV, a weight-lifting bench set and a punching bag. Please call or txt. 757-846-3998.  

Available Now – Velarde, NM
For rent, 3 bedrooms fully furnished in a two story 4 BR, 2800 sq. ft. home.  Rent includes all utilities, WiFi, washer/dryer, dishwasher, all kitchen and utensils privileges, shared living, dining area and bathroom facilities.  Asking $500 damage deposit per room, $550/month (5 miles to the Rio Grande, 15 miles to Espanola, 32 miles to Los Alamos, 33 miles to Taos, 36 miles to Santa Fe).  Contact information is at 505-927-1848 or Pictures available upon request. 

Available 5/1/2015 - Los Alamos, NM
Clean nicely furnished 2 or 3 bedroom, 1 bath "flat" available May 1 (maybe sooner),  all inclusive for one rental fee: completely furnished including dishes and linens, all utilities including natural gas, electricity, water, sewer, hi speed wireless internet and cable,  conveniently located on Orange Street.  Shared rental is ok but there is only one bathroom.  Located on a canyon lot with unbeatable views of the Jemez mountains.  Quiet neighborhood.  This unit has been home to many satisfied national and international scientists and students.  Two bedrooms @ $1650/month all inclusive or three bedrooms $1750/month all inclusive.  There are no other fees other than the rent.  3 months, 6, 9 or 12 preferred. or 505-661-6010 leave a message.

Available Now - Los Alamos, NM
For rent, 2 bedrooms in a 4 bedroom house, one room has its own bathroom which rents for $650/month, the other one that shares a bath and rents for $550/month. Utilities will be split between the tenants. Asking $500 damage deposit per room, the house is a total of 2550 square feet. Next to Urban Park, county transit is close, washer and dryer included. No pets or smoking. Generally unfurnished. Please contact Bryan at 505-412-5012,

Available Now -   Los Alamos, NM
Fully furnished clean 2BR, 1 Bath, Executive Suite with a private fenced backyard right on a canyon lot with beautiful views. One mile to Downtown Los Alamos and less than 3 miles to LANL. Private Parking. Rent includes all utilities, cable, and Wifi. In addition, the rental unit also includes: Fireplace, Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher, Microwave, TV, Dining Tables (Formal and Casual), Sofa, Beds with Linens, and Kitchen Utensils for Four. Rent $1,500 with lease. Contact: or phone number 505-662-9079.

Available  – Los Alamos, NM 
Please call for Availability: Quiet downtown apartment, furnished $695.00 for 6 months, short term leases available -For convenient living in downtown Los Alamos, look no further than Casa de Luz Apartments. The largest grocery store is conveniently located on Trinity Street, so you can easily pick up what you need to cook in the apartment’s full kitchen. Also across the street you will find restaurants, shops, a fitness center, a cafe, a pub and many other useful services. Casa de Luz Apartments is located just five minutes from Los Alamos National Laboratory., 505-662-7015 Ask about our move in special!

Available now, White Rock, NM
2nd ad / Room for rent - just a few miles from the lab. Asking $600/month with $500 deposit. I have been renting rooms to student for the past 7 years and enjoy meeting people. The room is large, bright with doors directly to the outside. It has a queen size bed, desk with Wi-Fi, kitchen privileges and laundry room. I have two jack russell terriers, a game room with pool table, Xbox on large screen TV. Looking for someone clean, sociable, that likes dogs, a good pool player a plus. Contact Louis at

Available Now - Los Alamos, NM
For Rent - Available now- Includes Utilities - Remodeled Condo 2BR/2BA/1 carport, new open area kitchen with granite tile, Stainless Steel Appliances and newly remolded bathrooms. Not furnished and no cats allowed. Walking distance to Downtown and to LANL asking $990/mo includes electric, gas, water, trash and snow removal.  Please text or call David at 505-412-9175

Available 8/25/2014 – Los Alamos, NM
For rent, furnished, all utilities included, in La Mesilla. $500 month, available immediately and until May 1. Email

Available Now - Los Alamos, NM
Large bedroom with private entrance ($500) or medium size bedroom ($400) a month both with great views. Shared bathroom facilities.  Kitchen privileges. Large separate family room with spectacular views.  Internet throughout. Deck area available for grilling and small groups. Located in Loma Linda, one block from the bus stop. Contact Susan Sprake @ (505) 570-0676 (cell).

Available 3/1/2015 - White Rock, NM
1st ad / Room for rent - Large 3 bedroom house in quiet neighborhood. $500 per month plus $500 deposit. Kitchen and laundry privileges. Shared bathroom. Utilities, Wi-Fi included.  Must like dogs and quiet evenings. Pool player a plus. email me at

Available as noted – Los Alamos, NM
Very comfortable and cozy room in a furnished townhome. Kitchen and living room are shared and completely equipped and furnished; washer and dryer in the house; personal parking is available. No need to bring anything except clothes. Located about a mile (10-15 mins walk) from the Lab, quiet and beautiful neighborhood, close to Ashley's Pond, movie theater, and the shuttle route. Rental bedroom has mattress, study table and some stands. Cable and internet are free. The other two housemates are students working at the Laboratory and studying. 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Every renter has a personal room.  Room with individual bathroom: Available July 25, $600 plus 1/3rd of the utilities per month (about $60). Room with shared bathroom: Available April 12th, $550 plus 1/3rd of the utilities per month (about $60).  Contact information is 858-943-1950 (cell) or email Pictures available at Photobucket

Available February 16, 2015 – El Rancho, NM
For Rent - Two bedroom one bath home, unfurnished, tile floors through-out the house, appliances in kitchen, nice size living room, walk-in closet, fenced yard.   Rent is $700 a month plus utilities, (natural gas and electric) and a $350 deposit.  Please call Pete or Dalila at 505-455-7783 or 505- 501-0052.

Available 3/1/2015 – Los Alamos, NM
Two bedrooms currently available in a 4,192 sqft home located on Camino Redondo starting 3/1/2015. One room is a master bedroom and one a regular bedroom. There will be a total of four people living in the house, with one bathroom per person. Amenities include A/C in the bedrooms, indoor hot tub, garden, attached 2-car garage, extremely large kitchen with convection ovens and 5-burner range and at least 50/12 internet. Rooms can be furnished upon request. Currently asking $650 for regular bedroom, $700 for master bedroom for a long term lease, +$25 per month and 1-month rent deposit for month-to-month lease. Pets welcome for an additional $30 a month and a $300 pet deposit. More information and pictures can be found at or you can contact Joshua Payne at

Available 3/1/2015- La Mesilla, NM
Furnished Rooms for Rent in La Mesilla.  Large room (fits 2), 20' x 12', weekly $245 / monthly  $560.  Smaller room (fits 1), 14' x 14', weekly $140 / monthly $425. Shared bathroom with one other guest. Large kitchen, livingroom with tv.  Friendly dog on premises.  Contact Liv at (831) 212-3441


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