Renters: Apply for ND Rent Help


USER GUIDES - User guides are now available for the application portal. The renter user guide can be accessed here. The user guide for households experiencing homelessness can be found here.

CHECKLIST FOR HOUSEHOLDS EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS - Are you currently experiencing homelessness? Click here to see what you need to apply to the program.

CHECKLIST FOR RENTER - Are you a North Dakota renter? Use this checklist as a guide when applying.

STEP 1NEW APPLICANTS - Visit the application portal.

STEP 2: Click "Register New Account" where you will create a username and password. (You'll need to save/remember this information.)

STEP 3: Click "Start a New Application." Follow the prompts and provided requested information.

STEP 4: Click "Submit" when you are done.

After you have submitted your application, you can check the status by logging back into the portal. You’ll also receive status updates by email or text message as your application moves through the review process.

RETURNING APPLICANTS - To finish your application or check the status of your completed application, return to the application portal and login using your username and password.

ALL APPLICANTS - Don't have an email address? WANT HELP APPLYING?


  • Answers to Frequently asked Questions (Coming Soon)
  • Flyer for Renters (Coming Soon)
  • Income Limits Chart (80% of median income by county for 2022)