Apply Housing

Be sure to make housing arrangements prior to arriving on campus.

Guaranteed on-campus housing (Deadline: May 1)

The University provides housing for students in 9 residence halls and 3 apartment-style buildings, all with beautiful facilities and easy access to classroom buildings and public transportation. The University guarantees housing to admitted first-year freshmen who are willing to accept assignment to any space designated and who (1) submit the housing application- contract by May 1, 2016, and (2) confirm their enrollment by May 1, 2016. We encourage you to apply for housing early to enhance your assignment options! After May 1, students are assigned housing on a space-available basis.

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A wide variety of Living Learning Communities are available within University housing, including Honors Housing, Students Crossing Borders, cultural houses, interest-based houses, and others. These communities offer a special opportunity for students to live and learn with other freshmen who share similar interests. If you are interested in a Living Learning Community, we encourage you to apply as early as possible. The priority deadline for these communities is March 1, 2016. For details and to apply for housing online, visit www.housing.umn.edu/international.

Off-campus housing

If you want to live off-campus in a house, room, or apartment, or for information on temporary housing if you will be arriving in the U.S. prior to the date you move into University Housing, please visit: www.housing.umn.edu/international.