Starting 9/19/23, RHA will close its 1-bedroom Wait List.

Starting 9/19/23, we will only accept applications for the Public Housing Studio Wait List

(Please be advised this is not Section 8).


(This is not the wait list for the Section 8 Program)

 The Public Housing Program is now accepting online applications for the Public Housing Waiting List (units owned by RHA). Note: this is a separate program from the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List, which is currently closed. Click on “Apply Now” or “Aplica Ahora” below for further information and to begin the application process.

 Apply Now – 1 Bedroom Wait list Only until 9/18/23

Aplica Ahora – 1 Bedroom Wait list Only until 9/18/23

 Other ways to apply for Public Housing Waiting List include mail, fax a completed printed application, or apply in-person at RHA’s Applications Processing Center at 270 Lake Ave, Suite 300, Rochester, NY 14608. To submit a paper application, simply click on the link below, print the application and submit it to the address indicated on the application.


To check your status on the Public Housing Waiting List, call the Waiting List Status Inquiry Line at (585) 697- 7574.