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Summer Housing Information

If you plan to live on campus during the summer, we have you covered!  Housing and Residence Life offers a wide variety of options to fit your needs, and your schedule.

Additionally, if you're a Housing and Residence Life employee (working a minimum of 20 hours per week), we offer free summer housing.

Summer Housing Rates

Below you will find a summary of the summer schedule and the associated fees. Please contact the Housing Office at 715.836.3675 for more information. Applications are available starting April 1st and can be found on the Housing website.


  • Student Double: $13.00/day
  • Student Single: $16.00/day
  • Chancellors Hall: $20.00/day

Summer Rooms for 2016 are located in Murray, Chancellors and Thomas Halls. There is very limited availability in Chancellors and Thomas Hall.  Only for those living in those halls in Fall of 2016.

FULL PAYMENT is due by June 15, 2016 to avoid additional fees.  Balances remaining after the June 15, 2016 due date are subject to a $30.00 administrative service fee and a finance charge of 1% per month.

Hall assignment and confirmation of charges will be provided when you submit your completed summer housing application.  Please contact the Housing Office for more information.


Meal plans are not available during the summer.
Please call Dining Services at 715.836.5261 to inquire about summer dining options.


During the summer months, parking can get a bit confusing. Construction projects, summer maintenance and campus events often dictate where you can park. Visit the Parking and Transportation page for information on parking lot locations, hours of enforcement, lot closings and more!

Other Transportation Options

Are you unsure about parking on campus? If so, check out the City of Eau Claire Transit site for information on bus routes, schedules, fees and more! If you're a student, you can enjoy our wonderful transit system at no cost!

If you want to go green, the Chippewa Valley offers an extensive trail system, with access from many points within the city. Visit the City Trail System page to find more information.

Eau Claire is a great place to spend your summer, but sometimes you just want to go home to visit family and friends. When that moment comes, give Zimride a try. Zimride is a fun and easy way to share the seats in your car or catch a ride. With Zimride, you can find UW-Eau Claire friends, classmates, and coworkers going the same way you are.

Campus Life

Just because it's summer doesn't mean UW-Eau Claire isn't an exciting place to be! All summer long the campus has great events taking place. Visit the Events Calendar to find out what's happening.

Community Life

The Chippewa Valley has a lot to offer during the summer months.  VolumeOne has a great events calendar that will keep you up-to-date with all the activities taking place. Also be sure to visit the official Eau Claire City Visitor Guide to find even more great activities.

More Campus Information

Are you new to campus this summer, or just aren't as familiar with the campus as you'd like to be? If so, then visit the Maps, Directions and Tours page. Here you can get directions, schedule a tour, find information on campus services and more!