Residence Life

Summer Housing

  • Online Summer Housing Application goes live on Monday, April 22, 2024. Sign on to your portal to apply.
  • Students looking to apply for Summer Housing should complete and submit their 2024 Summer Housing Application by Friday, May 3, 2024, through the Hofstra portal at Students interested in purchasing a summer dining dollars contract must complete and submit a Summer Dining Dollars Application.
  • Students who intend to reside on campus during the summer and are working for a department that is covering their summer housing cost MUST complete the Summer Housing Request Form and submit it to the Office of Residence Life. Requests for housing stipends will be reviewed and approved through the Office of Student Employment, and any costs not covered will be the responsibility of the student who is applying for housing.
  • Groups or conferences looking for additional information regarding accommodations should contact Conference Services at

All payments must be processed at the Office of Student Financial Services (Room 206 Memorial Hall, South Campus) or via the Hofstra portal at (select "Student Payment Center"). Checks should be made payable to Hofstra University.

NOTE: Students who intend to reside in summer housing for multiple sessions MUST be in good financial standing prior to being allowed to take occupancy for the upcoming summer term (e.g., a student residing in Summer Session I housing must have cleared up their account before being allowed to reside in summer housing for Summer Session II).

Submitting Your Summer Dining Dollars Application

Students interested in purchasing a summer dining plan must complete and submit a Summer Dining Dollars Application. To submit your summer dining dollars application, please complete the form and submit it to the Office of Residence Life.

Submitting Your Summer Housing Application

Students interested in living on campus for the entire summer must submit a Summer Housing Application for each individual term. The summer terms are Summer Session I, Summer Session II, and Summer Session III. Students are not required to pay a housing deposit to submit their Summer Housing Application. Follow the steps below to submit your Summer Housing Application.

  1. Log into
  2. Click on the "My Apps" in the top right-hand corner. Then click on the "Housing Icon."
  3. Select the term for which you are applying (e.g., Summer Session I, Summer Session II, or Summer Session III).
  4. Complete the housing application.

Important Summer 2024 Housing Dates

Session I move-over dateMonday, May 20 (3-9 p.m.) – for residential and commuting students. Some students will be advised to move earlier should their summer space be available to avoid conflict with graduation
Session I move-out date

Thursday, June 20 (6-9 p.m. for students taking a 4-week class)

Wednesday, June 26 (9 a.m.-noon for students taking a 5-week class)

Session II move-in dateWednesday, June 26 (6-9 p.m.)
Session II move-out date

Friday, July 26 (9 a.m.-noon for students taking a 4-week class)

Friday, August 2 (9 a.m.-noon for students taking a 5-week class

Session III move-in dateSunday, August 4 (3-9 p.m.)
Session III move-out dateSaturday, August 24 (9 a.m.-noon) (for students who do not have a fall 2023 housing assignment)
Session III move-over dateSunday, August 25 (9 a.m.-noon)

Refund Information

  • Summer Session I: Friday, May 10, 2024
  • Summer Session II: Friday, May 31, 2024
  • Summer Session III: Friday, July 5, 2024

*Please note: Students will receive a full refund if cancellation notification is obtained before the dates indicated above for each summer session.

Summer 2024 Housing Rates

 SSI May 19 – June 22SSII June 23 – Aug 3SSIII Aug 4 – Aug 24Entire Summer

Please note: There is an additional laundry fee of $10 per summer session.