Rural Ulster Preservation Company

2 Main Street
Kingston, Ulster County, New York
(845) 331-2140

Open today from 8:30am to 4:30pm.

Rural Ulster Preservation Company is a public housing agency in Kingston, New York that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program. As of March 19th, 2019, Rural Ulster Preservation Company has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Ulster County, New York Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List has opened and is accepting applications now. The waiting list is scheduled to close on April 1st, 2019.

Rural Ulster Preservation Company operates on behalf of New York State Homes and Community Renewal.

Rural Ulster Preservation Company serves Greene County and Ulster County.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Ulster County, New York Housing Choice Voucher Open Now
Greene County, New York Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Rural Ulster Preservation Company Waiting Lists

Open Now: Ulster County, New York Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

Waiting List Summary

  • What: Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List
  • When:  March 1st, 2019  at 08:30 AM  ET - April 1st, 2019 at 03:30 PM ET
  • How to Apply:  Pick Up Application.  Print Out Application.  Mail In Application.  Turn In Application. 
  • Applicants Placed By:  Random Lottery
  • Preferences:  No Preferences.  Learn More About Preferences

Waiting List Details

The Rural Ulster Preservation Company (RUPCO) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Ulster County is currently open, from March 1, 2019 at 8:30 am, until April 1, 2019 at 3:30 pm ET. It was last open from October until December, 2016; and before that in November, 2014. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

Please Note: A RUPCO representative stated on the phone that proof of residency in Ulster County is required, but the RUPCO Public Notice does not mention residency as a requirement. The application also does not mention this requirement. There are multiple mentions of proof of residency being required to submit the application, but there is no mention that applicants must be local residents to qualify. Providing proof of current residency is a standard part of the application process, but it is believed that applicants are not required to be residents of Ulster County to qualify.

There are two ways to apply:

  1. Download and print the application online. The application is available in English and Spanish.
  2. Pick up an application at the RUPCO office located at 289 Fair Street, Kingston, New York, 12401.

Once the paper application has been completed, it must be either:

  1. Mailed to the RUPCO office, 289 Fair Street, Kingston, New York, 12401, and delivered by April 1, 2019.
  2. Dropped off at the above address during office hours.

There are no preferences.

Please note: Proof of residency is required with the completed application.

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by random lottery.

For more information, visit the RUPCO website here.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (845) 331-2140.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 03/01/2019.

Other Rural Ulster Preservation Company Waiting Lists

Closed: Greene County, New York Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

The Rural Ulster Preservation Company (RUPCO) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for Greene County is currently closed. It was last open from July until August, 2018; and before that from July until August, 2016. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

There were two ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Download and print the application online. The application was available in English and Spanish.
  2. Pick up an application at the RUPCO's Greene County Office.

Once the paper application has been completed, it must have been:

  1. Mailed to the RUPCO office, and received by August 31, 2018.
  2. Dropped off at the RUPCO office at the address above, Monday through Friday, 9:30 am until 4:30 pm, ET, no later than August 31, 2018.

This waiting list had the following preference: Veterans and their families.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the RUPCO website, or call the office at (845) 331-2140.

Last Updated on 09/17/2018.

About Rural Ulster Preservation Company

More information about Rural Ulster Preservation Company can be found on its website at https://rupco.org/.

HCV Portability Status

As of 08/06/2018, Rural Ulster Preservation Company is absorbing for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher port-in requests. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.

Office Hours

Day Hours
Monday 8:30am-4:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am-4:30pm
Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm
Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed