Eligibility & Applications

Home Guest Relations Eligibility & Applications

Webster provides all-inclusive dorm-style living accommodations for eligible working women in NYC without a long-term lease agreement! Our month-to-month housing offers guests the flexibility of staying for a minimum of 4 weeks and up to 5 years with only 8 weeks’ notice required prior to departure.

ELIGIBILITY

Prospective and current guests must meet the below requirements to apply and maintain eligible for housing:

  • Female
  • 18 years or older
  • Employed as a worker or intern in NYC meeting all the below requirements for their respective status:
    • Workers:
      • Working a minimum of 35 hours per week
      • Earning an annual gross income between $30,000 – $85,000 (USD)
      • No record of bankruptcy, eviction, and/or collections on the mandatory tenant screening report run during the application process*
    •  Interns (Trainees, Fellows, Clerks, etc.):
      • Working a minimum of 28 hours per week
      • Position may be paid or unpaid
      • Note: undergraduate, graduate, and/or vocational students are not eligible to apply unless they also meet the working requirement of 28 hours per week.

 

RATES

Webster’s all-inclusive bi-weekly room & board rates are determined by the guest’s status (worker/intern). For detailed information about our rates, click here.

 

AVAILABILITY

Webster is currently accepting applications for guests requesting to check in on any date from October 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018. 

During the application process, you will be able to choose your preferred date of arrival. While we will strive to accommodate your preferred date, actual dates of availability will be verified by our Admissions team during the review of your application. If your preferred date is unavailable for any reason, a member of our team will contact you to discuss other available dates of arrival prior to confirming your stay.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

STEP 1: COMPLETE & SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION

  • COMPLETE
    • Complete Webster’s online Housing Application and upload the required supplemental documents listed below:
      • IDENTIFICATION: Provide photocopy of government issued I.D. (i.e.: Passport) for verification of your gender and date of birth.
  • PROOF OF EMPLOYMENT: Webster accepts a variety of documents to verify your eligibility and physical office/work location. Click on the link below for more information on accepted proof of employment documents.
  • SUBMIT
    • Applications will be reviewed to verify eligibility and you will receive a response with next steps and/or request for additional information within 2 business days.

 

STEP 2: APPLICATION FEE AND TENANT SCREENING REPORT

  • APPLICATION FEE
    • Applicants who meet eligibility requirements will receive a link to process the application fee.
  • Fees are based on the guest’s status (worker/intern). These fees are non-refundable and paid online via our secure online payment portal.
    • FEES:
      • Interns: $250
      • Workers*:
        • Domestic Applicants: $275
        • International Applicants: $400

*For worker applicants ONLY, this fee also includes the processing of a mandatory Tenant Screening Report.

  • TENANT SCREENING REPORT (WORKERS ONLY):
    • A Tenant Screening Report will be run on all worker applicants to compile relevant credit, public records and other information needed to adequately vet prospective guests.
    • Applicants with tenant screening results including (but limited to) bankruptcy, eviction, and/or collections will be deemed ineligible for housing.

 

STEP 3: CONFIRMATION

  • Approved applicants will receive a confirmation letter within 4 business days of submitting the application fee.
  • The letter will include a breakdown of the initial balance due prior to check-in and Webster’s important policies for review prior to check-in.

 

Questions about eligibility or the application process? Contact Us.

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