Summer Housing

Residential Life will offer limited summer housing for eligible UMBC students in Harbor Hall.

Summer Housing Eligibility

To be eligible for residence, students must be admitted and enrolled as an undergraduate, graduate, or special non-degree seeking student at UMBC and meet one of the following conditions:

  • Enrolled in at least one course each session;
  • Employed, and granted return to work/campus status, by the University for the summer session; or
  • Have a permanent address that is more than 30 miles from UMBC’s campus and is enrolled in a UMBC approved in-person internship in the Baltimore metro area.

Non-UMBC students who may be in the Baltimore/DC Metro area due to an internship and are looking for Summer Housing opportunities should visit Intern Housing HUB.

Summer Housing Application & Room Assignments

Current students will be eligible to apply for summer housing as early as May 1. Due to limited availability of housing, we encourage students to submit their applications by the priority deadlines outlined below.

Apply on the Housing Portal

2022 Summer Housing Deadlines
Housing Selection Application Available May 1, 2022
Summer Session I Application Priority Deadline May 13, 2022 at 5PM
Summer Session I Move-In May 30, 2022 at Noon
Summer Session II Application Priority Deadline June 24, 2022
Summer Session II Move-In July 10, 2022
Summer Session Move-Out August 19, 2022 at 8PM

*Please submit an RT Ticket if you do not see the Housing Application when you log into the Housing Portal on May 1

2022 Summer Housing & Meal Plan Rates

The proposed weekly rate for room and board rate* in the Residential Life (Harbor Hall) a $292 per week.  Students will be billed for the full length of their stay prior to move-in.

  • Summer Session I (4 weeks) – $1128
  • Summer Session I (6 weeks)- $1692
  • Summer Session I (8 weeks)- $2256
  • Summer Session I (12 weeks)- $3384
  • Summer Session II (4 weeks) – $1128
  • Summer Session II (6 weeks)- $1692

*Students assigned to Harbor Hall are required to have a meal plan.  The cost of the basic meal plan is $110 per week.

Transitional Housing

If approved for summer housing, only those students whose permanent address is more than 50 miles (Distance D) will be offered Transitional Housing. Transitional housing provides residents the opportunity to remain on campus between the end of the Spring Semester and the beginning of Summer Session I or between the end of Summer Session II and Fall Move-In.