Can I be kicked out of an apartment if I am not on the lease?

Heres the deal. I graduated from college and moved home. I ended up finding a job near my college which is a good 200 miles or so from where I lived with my parents. I told my friends who are still in college about it, and one of them offered for me to come up and stay in his apartment. I figured why not? So I... show more Heres the deal. I graduated from college and moved home. I ended up finding a job near my college which is a good 200 miles or so from where I lived with my parents. I told my friends who are still in college about it, and one of them offered for me to come up and stay in his apartment.

I figured why not? So I moved in with him..

Now He wants to kick me out of the apartment.

I found a place to move in, but they won't have it ready for 3-4 weeks.

Is there any legal recourse I can use to stay in the apartment until then? I really don't want to stay in a hotel for 4 weeks. Is there any sort of laws regarding verbal contracts?

Thanks
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