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Summer Residential Programs


Housing for Summer Residential Programs available June 16, 2024 – August 24, 2024  

Thank you for considering Northwestern University for your summer residential needs. Located in beautiful Evanston, just twelve miles north of downtown Chicago, the campus is home to multiple summer residential programs every year.  

From new facilities to old traditions, a close-knit community to cutting-edge resources, a college town vibe to big-city access, winding paths to beachfront views — Northwestern University offers a diverse array of experiences.  

For questions regarding Summer Residential Programs at Northwestern University, please get in touch with the Summer Conferences Team at  

Styles Of Housing

Regardless of the style of housing, the University provides one of each of the following per intended occupant in a sleeping room: 

Buildings are cleaned prior to a group’s arrival. It is the responsibility of all summer guests to keep their sleeping clean. However, our custodial will staff perform daily cleaning of common areas and community bathrooms. 

Housing Options

Assignments are made based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to group size, age, and building availability. We will do our best to consider a groups housing preference as we make building assignments.  

2024 Housing Rates 

Nightly Rates

Internal Northwestern Program 

$39/per person per night paying via journal transfer 

External Program 

$66/per person per night paying via check 

Optional Rates 


$10/per person per week; includes weekly refresh 

Seminar Space Rental 

$75/per room per day 

Minifridge Rental 

$75/duration of stay 

Residential Services does not bill guests individually. We will provide the program with an invoice after their stay has concluded.