Housing & Residence Life

Dates & Rates

Important Dates

    ​​​​​​​Tuesday, September 24, 8 AM – Wednesday, September 25, 2024, 12 PM – New Student Residence Hall Move In (based on selected move in time slot)

    Friday, September 27, 2024, 8 AM – Returning Students May Begin Moving Into Residence Halls

    Monday, September 30, 2024 – Classes Begin

    Monday, November 25 – Friday, November 29, 2024 – Thanksgiving Break (residence halls remain open)

    Tuesday, December 10 - Friday, December 13, 2024 - Final Exams

    Sunday, December 15, 2024, 12 PM – Residence Halls Close for Winter Break

    Sunday, January 5, 2025, 8 AM – Residence Halls Re-Open

    Monday, January 6, 2025 – Classes Begin

    Tuesday, March 11 - Friday, March 14, 2025 - Final Exams

    Saturday, March 15 – Sunday, March 23, 2025 – Spring Break (residence halls remain open only for students continuing in residence from Winter to Spring Quarters)

    Saturday, March 15, 2025, 12 PM - Move Out (for students departing at end of Winter Quarter)

    Sunday, March 17, 2024, 8 AM - Move In (only for students re-entering housing; not applicable for students continuing in residence from Winter to Spring Quarters)

    Monday, March 18, 2024 – Classes Begin

    Tuesday, May 21 - Friday, May 24, 2024 - Final Exams

    Saturday, May 25, 2024 (by 3 PM) - Residence Hall Move Out for Non-Graduating Students

    Sunday, June 2, 2024 (by 3 PM) - Residence Hall Move Out for Graduating Students

    2024-2025 Academic Year

    Sunday, March 13, 2025, 8 AM - Move In (only for students re-entering housing; not applicable for students continuing in residence from Winter to Spring Quarters)

    Monday, March 24, 2025 – Classes Begin

    Tuesday, May 27 - Friday, May 30, 2025 - Final Exams

    Saturday, May 31, 2025 (by 3 PM) - Residence Hall Move Out for Non-Graduating Students

    Sunday, June 8, 2025 (by 3 PM) - Residence Hall Move Out for Graduating Students

Rates

    All new students are assessed the same room rate, regardless of residence hall and/or room type.

    2023-2024 Academic Year

    • New Student Room Rate: $11,607 (annual) | $3,869 (quarter)

    2024-2025 Academic Year

    • New Student Room Rate: $12,084 (annual) | $4,028 (quarter)

    Room charges are billed per quarter. The rate above reflects the per student charge. Any questions regarding financial aid should be directed to Office of Financial Aid.

    Returning and visiting students are assessed the room rate that corresponds to their room type, regardless of their residence hall.

    2023-2024 Academic Year

    • Single Occupancy Room Rate: $12,057 (annual) | $4,019 (quarter)
    • Double Occupancy Room Rate: $10,635 (annual) | $3,545 (quarter)
    • Apartment Room Rate: $12,957 (annual) | $4,319 (quarter)

    2024-2025 Academic Year

    • Single Occupancy Room Rate: $12,552 (annual) | $4,184 (quarter)
    • Double Occupancy Room Rate: $11,073 (annual) | $3,691 (quarter)
    • Apartment Room Rate: $13,491 (annual) | $4,497 (quarter)

    Room charges are billed per quarter. The rates above reflect the per student charge. Any questions regarding financial aid should be directed to Office of Financial Aid.

    All students living on campus are required to subscribe to a meal plan. New students are required to subscribe to the Unlimited Meal Plan, while returning & visiting students are assigned to the default meal plan that corresponds to their room type, but may change their plan during designated change periods. More information about each meal plan and the change process can be found on the UChicago Dining website.

    2023-2024 Academic Year

    • New Students (regardless of residence hall and/or room type)
      • Unlimited Meal Plan: $7,500 (annual) | $2,500 (quarter)
    • Returning & Visiting Students (single and double occupancy room default plan)
      • Unlimited Meal Plan: $7,500 (annual) | $2,500 (quarter)
    • Returning & Visiting Students (apartment default plan)
      • Apartment Meal Plan: $5,316 (annual) | $1,772 (quarter)

    2024-2025 Academic Year

    • New Students (regardless of residence hall and/or room type)
      • Unlimited Meal Plan: $7,980 (annual) | $2,660 (quarter)
    • Returning & Visiting Students (single and double occupancy room default plan)
      • Unlimited Meal Plan: $7,980 (annual) | $2,660 (quarter)
    • Returning & Visiting Students (apartment default plan)
      • Apartment Meal Plan: $5,655 (annual) | $1,885 (quarter)
    • Returning Students (available to 3rd & 4th year students only regardless of residence hall and/or room type)
      • Quad Plan: $6,384 (annual) | $2,128 (quarter)
    • Returning Students (available to 3rd & 4th year students only regardless of residence hall and/or room type)
      • Maroon Plan: $5,658 (annual) | $1,886 (quarter)

    Meal plan charges are billed per quarter. The rates above reflect the per student charge. All meal plan inquiries should be directed to UChicago Dining