Depending on the size of your group, Carleton has a variety of housing options from townhouses to suite-style rooms to standard, double residence hall rooms. 


  • Apartment-style living with varying doubles and singles in each townhouse unit
  • On the west side of campus near downtown Northfield
  • Kitchen, bathroom(s), and laundry in each townhouse

Parish House

  • A small Residence Hall (more like a house)
  • Three floors containing singles, doubles, and triples
  • Large common spaces throughout the house 

Suite-Style Residence Halls

  • Doubles and singles connected by an individual common space
  • Each suite generally has one double room and two-three single rooms
  • Private bathrooms in each suite 

Standard Residence Halls

  • Doubles and singles connected by a common hallway