Free Virtual Programs

Helping to make renting a great experience for you!

FREE – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

What you will learn:

  • Planning for and meeting monthly expenses
  • Tips for finding and maintaining affordable housing
  • How to complete an application and why landlords screen applicants
  • Strategies for building positive relationships with landlords and neighbors
  • Responsibilities and rights of landlords and tenants

Currently scheduled program options:

  • October 2021: October 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21 on Mondays and Thursdays 1-2 pm (pre-program check in Monday, September 27)
  • November 2021: November 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, December 1 on Mondays and Wednesdays 11 am – Noon (pre-program check in Monday, November 8)
  • January 2022: 2 consecutive Saturdays January 22 & 29 1-4:30 pm (pre-program check in Saturday, January 15)
  • February 2022: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9-10 am February 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18 (pre-program check in Monday, January 31)
  • March 2022:  Tuesdays and Thursdays 7-8 pm March 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17 (pre-program check in Tuesday, February 22)
  • April 2022: Monday and Thursdays 1-2 pm April 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21 (pre-program check in Monday, March 28)
  • May 2022: 2 consecutive Saturdays 9 am – 12:30 May 14 and 21 (pre-program check in Saturday, May 7)
  • June 2022: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9-10 am June 6, 8, 10, 13, 15, 17 (pre-program check in Monday, May 30)

Location: Live, online instruction via Zoom; Zoom links sent after completing registration.

Online registration form: https://go.wisc.edu/Rentsmartregister

Cost: FREE!

Participants must complete all 6 modules to earn the Rent Smart certificate.

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