Sending and Receiving Messages
Roommates.com makes it easy and safe to communicate with other potential roommates.
Sending a Message
Sending messages is always free regardless of your membership level! To send an initial message to a match you are interested in, please follow these steps:
- Click on the profile of the match you are interested in communicating with.
- Locate and click on the "Message Me" button on the right-hand side of their profile.
- Compose your message to the user in the text field.
- Click on the "Send Message" button.
Receiving a Message
If you've upgraded to any of our VIP membership options then you'll have unlimited access to all received messages! When you receive a new message, you will be notified (this will happen whether you're upgraded or not). To read your messages, please follow these steps:
- Choose on the "Messages" option.
- Choose the conversation you wish to review.
- Here, you can read messages that they've sent to you and respond.