Residential Life will offer limited summer housing for eligible UMBC students.
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 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.
Departments seeking to sponsor summer students, groups or interns are encouraged to view The Residential Life Guide for UMBC Departments.
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.
Proposed Summer Housing Deadlines
|Summer Housing Application Available||May 1, 2023|
|Summer Session I Application Priority Deadline||May 12, 2023 at 5PM|
|Summer Session I Move-In||May 29, 2023 at Noon|
|Summer Session II Application Deadline||June 23, 2023|
|Summer Session II Move-In||July 9, 2023|
|Summer Session Move-Out||August 18, 2023 at 8PM|
Proposed 2023 Summer Housing & Meal Plan Rates
Summer Session I
Students applying for Summer Session I or both Summer Session I & II, will be assigned to Terrace Apartments and are not required to have a summer meal plan. Below are the room rates for students assigned to the Apartments without a meal plan.
- Summer Session I (4 weeks) – $1,064
- Summer Session I (6 weeks)- $1,596
- Summer Session I (8 weeks)- $2,128
- Summer Session I (10 weeks)- $2,660
- Summer Session I (12 weeks)- $3,192
Summer Session II
Students applying for Summer Session II only housing will be assigned our Residential Halls and will be required to have a summer meal plan. Below are the room and board rates for students assigned to a hall as well as the meal plan options and rates:
- Summer Session II (4 weeks) – $784
- Summer Session II (6 weeks)- $1,176
Meal Plan Options
These meal plans will be restricted to True Grit’s only during Summer Session II. Flex dollars are not associated with these plans.
- Weekly 12 Meal Plan- $153 per week
- Weekly 14 Meal Plan- $195 per week
There will be a Summer Just Flex 50 option for $50, and a Summer Just Flex 100 option for $100, should a student wish to purchase. Unused summer flex dollars will be allowed to carry through the Fall 2023 semester. For more information please contact Campus Card & Mail Services.
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.