Summer Housing

Spending the Summer on Campus!

Summer Housing will be available for DU students that will be involved in summer courses, have other DU obligations on campus (internship, jobs, athletic team, etc.) or DU is the permanent address. Students should apply via their Housing Portal and the application will be available on Monday, April 17, 2023. Housing will assign students a space in of our summer locations (see below). Please know students will not be assigned housing if their application is not completed in full.

  • Important Dates for Summer Housing

    The contract period for Summer Housing 2023 aligns with the Academic Calendar for the standard summer session. Those dates are:

    June 9 Residence Halls close at 9:00 am, and only students with approved extensions are allowed to remain in residence halls. 
    June 11 All students will move into their summer housing assignment from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm. Students who have a spring 2023 housing assignment must request a late stay extension until June 11, 2023.
    June 12 - August 18 Summer Housing period
    August 19 Students with no Fall 2023 housing assignment must move out by 10:00 am
    August 19 - September 5 Summer-to Fall-Transition for students with Fall 2023 housing assignments

    *Cancellation Policy: Students who need to cancel their housing for the summer must email to request and confirm your cancellation. Refer to the summer housing contract for specific cancellation procedures. 

    Note: Students who have not submitted a 2023 - 2024 Academic Year Housing Application or do not have a Fall 2023 Housing Assignment will be required to move out.

  • Summer Housing Locations

    All students will be assigned a furnished 1-bedroom or 2-bedroom apartment in Summit, Mesa, University Place, and Lynn Marie Apartments. If you want to request a roommate, please email You can find our more about these communities checking out our webpage Places to Live.

  • Room Rates

    Furnished 1-bedroom and bathroom (single occupancy) 


    Furnished 2-bedroom and bathroom (single occupancy room) within a 2-bedroom apartment 


    Rates are for the full summer. If a student moves out prior to the end of the summer quarter, they will be prorated based on their completed check-out date. All checkouts must be scheduled ahead of time to be processed.

    Students with assignments for the Fall 2023 quarter, may move into their Fall Booking early and pay the flat Summer to Fall Transition Rate is $480.

    Note: Not all residential communities are available during the summer. 

Spring-to-Summer Transition:

Students currently living on campus will remain in their space until their summer assignment is available. Housing & Residential Education will share move-in details in the Summer Housing Assignment letter on Monday, May 22, 2023. There is no additional transition rate for this transition period. Students interested in Spring-to-Summer transition should a Move Out Extension Request in the Housing Portal when it becomes available.

Summer-to-Fall Transition: 

Students with assignments for the Fall 2023 quarter may move into their fall assignments early. To do so there is a flat Summer-to-Fall Transition Rate of $480. This rate is not reduced, even if a student is not present for each day during this transition period or moves to their fall assignment on an earlier timeline.

Summer-to-Fall Transition will occur from Saturday, August 19, 2023, to Tuesday, September 5, 2023. Students must transition into their fall assignment by Saturday, August 19, 2023, from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.

Students without a fall 2023 housing assignment or not participating in the Summer-to-Fall Transition must move out by Saturday, August 19, 2023, by 10:00 am. Additional information will be shared by Housing & Residential Education about the move-out process in early August.