Your Home Away From Home

International Students looking for apartments near the Penn State University campus can count on The View and our professional staff to make you feel at home.


International Renters

In order to reserve an apartment at The View, you will need to submit the necessary paperwork to live here. You will need to fill out the online application and submit it along with a copy of your ID and proof of income. Passports work as a copy of your ID, and we accept documents such as your I-20 and J-1 Forms as proof of income. Self-Qualifying Applicants, or those using a guarantor with a non-valid U.S. Social Security number can qualify using Lease Lock.

What is Lease Lock?

 Self-qualifying applicants, or those using a guarantor with a non-valid U.S. Social Security number, can sign up for Lease Lock, eliminating the need for a cosigner while boosting applicants credit score. Lease Lock assures The View for the full lease term, so that a previously non-qualifying applicant may be approved. Applicants who have applied online at The View, can sign up for Lease Lock at


Once we have everything turned in, we can finish the approval process and you will be set to live here at The View! If you have any questions about applying to live here as an international renter, feel free to contact us at the leasing office and we would be happy to help answer them!

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