Worker Housing Program

Home Worker Housing Program
Thank you for your interest in The Webster Apartments!

Webster offers eligible female workers all-inclusive, single room accommodations in a safe, dorm-style building right in the heart of NYC.

Eligible workers may stay for a minimum of 4 weeks and up to 5 years.

See below for details and to submit your application.

Please contact us if you have any questions!

We look forward to having you as a guest at Webster Apartments!

The Webster Experience

Private Bedroom

A fully-furnished space to call your own.

Fast WiFi

Building-wide Wifi powering all private and communal spaces.

24-Hour Security

Round-the-clock main entry security desk and surveillance.

Delicious Meals

Two home-cooked meals a day without any dirty dishes to wash? Yes, please.

On-Site Laundry

Three laundry rooms with extended hours to accommodate your busy schedule.

Community Events

Weekly and monthly events like yoga, Pilates, TV viewing parties, networking and more.

Webster Living Conveniences

Mail & Package Services

Need someone to sign for that delivery? No problem.

Housekeeping Services

Daily and weekly housekeeping services to keep your home fresh and clean.

Utilities

Heat, water and electric are always included so you have more money in your wallet each month.

Vending Machines

No matter what you’re craving, we’ve got you covered!

ATM Machines

Going out for a night on the town? No need to make an extra stop for some cash.

PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY

To apply for housing at Webster Apartments, workers MUST meet the following criteria:

  • Female
  • 18 Years or Older
  • Currently employed and working full-time or have received a full-time employment offer meeting the following criteria:
    • 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

AVAILABILITY

Worker housing applications are accepted on an on-going basis for check-in on any day of the week.

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.

RATES

Webster’s Room & Board rates are bi-weekly and all-inclusive.  Worker rates are determined by the guest’s verified GROSS annual income using the below salary grid.

Bi-Weekly Room & Board Rates: Workers*

 

* Rates Effective: October 2018 – September 2019

For more information about rates prior to applying, please contact our Admissions Department.

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 & TENANT SCREENING REPORT
      • APPLICATION FEE **
        • Applicants who meet eligibility requirements will receive a link to process the application fee.
        • The application fee is non-refundable and must be paid online via our secure online payment portal.
          • DOMESTIC APPLICANTS: $275*
          • INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS: $400*

                * Includes mandatory tenant screening report for all workers.
                 ** Application fee only applies to approved applicants.

      •  TENANT SCREENING REPORT
        • 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.