Residence Life

Summer Housing Information

  • Online Summer Housing Application goes live on Monday, April 13, 2020. Sign on to your portal to apply.
  • Students looking to apply for Summer Housing, please complete and submit your 2020 Summer Housing Application by Friday, April 24, 2020 through the Hofstra portal at Students interested in purchasing a summer dining plan must complete and submit a Summer Dining Application.
  • 2020 Medical Student Summer Housing Application
  • Groups or conferences looking for additional information regarding accommodations should contact Conference Services.
  • 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, Room 126 Wellness and Living Commons. 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.

All payments must be processed at the Office of Student Financial Services (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 Application

Students interested in purchasing a summer dining plan must complete and submit a Summer Dining Application. To submit your Summer Dining Application, simply print the document above, complete it, and submit it to:

Office of Residence Life
Room 126 Wellness and Living Commons
250 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549-2500
Fax: 516-463-4107

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 202006 (Summer Session I), 202007 (Summer Session II), and 202008 (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 "Navigation Menu" in the top left hand corner
  3. Click on the "Student Services" Menu
  4. Click on the "Residence Life" Menu
  5. Click on the "Residence Life Room Application"
  6. Select the term for which you are applying (202006 for SSI, 202007 for SSII, or 202008 for SSIII)
  7. Follow instructions to complete the housing application.
Important Summer 2020 Housing Dates
Session I move over date: Tuesday, May 19 (9 am-noon)
Session I move in date: Tuesday, May 19 (3-9 pm)
Session I move out date:

Thursday, June 18 (6-9pm) for students taking 4 week classes

Wednesday, June 24(6-9pm) for students taking 5 week classes

Session II move in date: Wednesday, June 24 (3-9 p.m.)
Session II move out date:

Friday, July 24 (9 a.m. - noon) for students taking 4 week classes

Friday, July 31 (9 a.m. - noon) for students taking 5 week classes

Session III move in date: Sunday, August 2 (3-9 p.m.)
Session III move out date: Saturday, August 22 (9-12 noon) for students who do not have a fall 2020 housing assignment on file)
Session III move over date: Sunday, August 23 (9am-noon)

Refund Information
Summer Session I:
Summer Session II:
Summer Session III:

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

Summer 2020 Housing Rates SSI SSII SSIII Entire Summer
May 19-June 18 June 24-July 24 August 2-August 22 May 19-August 22
Single Room
Double Room

There is an additional laundry use fee of $10 per summer session.