students sitting outside with the mountains in the backgroundLiving in campus housing in the summertime provides terrific benefits including proximity to classes, access to outdoor adventure, great food, convenient study spaces and the support of resident advisors and front desk staff. Join us this summer and give yourself the opportunity to excel academically, connect with other students and have fun! 

Residence Hall & Dining Eligibility

Housing is offered to students during Maymester (Session M) and Sessions A-D. Limited dining options will be available during the summer. The housing is designed for single students who are enrolled in either regular CU Boulder Summer Session courses or in three (3) or more credits in the Division of Continuing Education. Unfortunately, campus housing and dining options are not available for Augmester (Session G).

How to Apply

The summer housing application is anticipated to open in April 2023. To get started with the application, you will need your CU login and IdentiKey password.

The application process and deposit for university housing and confirming university admissions are separate from one another; one does not guarantee the other. If you would like more information about admission to the university or confirmation procedures, visit the Office of Admissions website. For information about applying for campus housing, visit the Housing and Dining website.

Research and Internship Students

If you are not enrolled in course work at CU Boulder but are at the university as a visiting faculty/staff member or research/internship/program student, on-campus apartment housing may be arranged, but is subject to availability. Please contact CU Conference Services by email at or by phone at 303-492-5151 to inquire about on-campus housing options, pricing and availability.

Off-Campus Housing and Neighborhood Relations

Off-Campus Housing and Neighborhood Relations helps students make informed choices about housing and roommates. The office maintains listings of rooms, houses, apartments and roommate requests and provides students with Boulder maps, copies of the Boulder Tenants' Guide, the Boulder Model Lease, subleasing and roommate agreements, furniture rental information, moving tips and other materials related to living off campus. Students may also schedule a free appointment with the office’s legal advisor to discuss rental concerns and have their lease reviewed, prior to signing.

Off-Campus Housing & Neighborhood Relations is located in the University Memorial Center, Room 313. The office’s hours throughout the year are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call 303-492-7053 or email Get a jumpstart on your housing and roommate search today by visiting Ralphie’s List.

Get More Information

Please visit the Housing website for detailed information on summer housing and dining at CU Boulder and to find answers to frequently asked questions.