Postdocs with Families

Welcome to Princeton

Here you will find information on Living in Princeton to help your family settle in.


The PU housing website serves as a primary source for all relevant information regarding housing. The university’s off-campus housing site contains a list of university recommended local real estate agents as well as a listing of currently available rental units by local landlords and owners.

Private rentals and sublets can also be found on . This site for the Princeton University community is also a good resource for furniture, small kitchen appliances, and other items for sale close to campus. The PU housing office for faculty and staff serves as a great reference for housing on campus, [email protected] , 609-258-3460. (For short term housing from 1 month to 1 year, check on vacancies for Olden House (studio and one bedroom.) For long term housing, check on vacancies at Merwick Stanworth (which provide apartments and townhouses.)


Princeton University is a family-friendly community with the following resources for childcare including:

General wellbeing