Questions to ask your roommate

From the basics to the just plain silly.

Getting to know the person you’re sharing a room with is extremely important. I’m not talking about the usual questions…

“How are you?” “Where are you from?” “What’s the weather like out there?”

No, I’m talking serious questions that hit on your Netflix and junk food preferences or your pets’ names. Who can’t bond over a cute puppy story?

Here’s a list of sample questions, from the basics all the way to the silly details, to get your roommate friendship started on the right food… I mean foot. Who knows, you could be living with your new best friend for life!

The basics:

The essentials:

The serious:

The silly:

If you made it this far, you’re sure to be the best of friends! Take a picture to celebrate the start of this friendship and share it with us on Twitter or Instagram using #uwec or @uweauclaire!