Guest Rooms

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Northwestern University has a limited number of guest rooms on campus, located at 1856 Orrington, for guests of students and University departments. Guest rooms are only available during the academic year when classes are in session. The cost is $80 per night. Rooms are paid for through a student account or departmental chart string. Cash, check, and credit card are not accepted.

Please note that guest rooms must be reserved at least one week prior to the requested dates. They are for short-term stays only.

For additional information on the guest rooms, see below.

Guest Rooms at 1856 Orrington

Located on South Campus, 1856 Orrington Aveunue is only a short walk away from many academic buildings as well as Downtown Evanston. rooms were recently renovated and boast a modern design, making them a great on-campus experience for guests of students or University departments.

Amenities include:

  • Television and cable
  • Private bathroom
  • Toiletries and towels
  • Linens
  • Common Lounge


If you are a student requesting a guest room reservation, access the Student Host Reservation form.

If you are a univeristy department requesting a guest room reservation, access the Department Host Reservation form.