Information and reservation forms related to housing between academic terms.

Fall Pre-Season & Early Arrival Housing

Pre-Season Housing is for Varsity Athletes only and is reserved by the teams’ coach. Pre-season Housing is available beginning on Wednesday, August 17th 2022.

*If you are eligible for and would like to request Summer Housing prior to the pre-season date communicated to you by your coach, please complete a Summer Housing Request Form by May 8th. Your Summer Housing fees will not be covered by the supervising Department.

Early Arrival Housing is reserved for students whose on campus employment plays a crucial role in opening the College for New Student Week. Your supervisor will communicate an arrival date to you along with a link to the Summer Housing Request Form (the form is also located in the Summer Housing Tab below). Complete the form by May 8th.

*If you are eligible for and would like to request Summer Housing prior to the early arrival date communicated to you by your supervisor, please include that information in your request. Your Summer Housing fees will not be covered by the supervising Department.

Winter Break Housing


Information about how to request Winter Break Housing will be available beginning in Fall Term 2022.

Spring Break Housing

Information about how to request Spring Break Housing will be available beginning Winter Term 2023

*Departments may not fund housing expenses on behalf of the student due to the taxable nature of the payment. Spring Break Housing expenses will be billed to the student’s Carleton account.

Commencement Week Housing

In addition to Graduating Seniors who are currently living on campus, students who belong to the categories listed below are eligible to stay in on-campus housing during Commencement Week (June 7 – June 11). Please note that there are some housing and dining costs associated with Commencement Week Housing for certain groups and not for others.

Complete the Summer Housing Request Form and select “Commencement Housing” if you are a:

  • Sibling of Graduating Senior who are Spring Term Carleton residents (please complete the Summer Housing Form and select “sibling to graduating senior”.  When asked for additional information please include the first and last name of your senior sibling graduating).
  • Spring Term Residents who are working for a department.
  • Summer Resident (please go to the Summer Housing Tab below).

Graduating seniors who are currently off campus (does not include seniors living in Northfield Option Housing) please complete the Senior Week/Commencement Housing Form which can be found on the Carleton Commencement Page . All seniors houses in on campus housing must completely vacate the Halls and Houses by 2:00pm on Saturday, June 11.

At this time, the College does not have Commencement Housing available for guests. Please check here for the most up to date information.

Commencement Week

  • Tuesday, June 7th to Saturday, June 11th.
  • Housing and Meal Plan included.
  • $150 for non-seniors ; Senior students do not pay additional fees for Commencement Week.
  • Housing charges will be billed directly to the student account.
  • Supervising Department can cover costs by contacting the Business Office.

Summer Housing

Summer Housing is available for students currently living on campus who will be:

  • working an in-person summer job on campus.
  • working with a professor to conduct in-person research.
  • participating in an internship in the area.
  • unable to travel and have an international student status.

Summer Housing (which officially begins on June 11 and after Commencement) is not available to students who have graduated. Non-senior students who need housing must complete the Summer Housing Request Form no later than Sunday, May 8. Summer Housing locations will be communicated to those approved to remain on campus.

Housing outside of the academic year is broken down into different sections by the College due to meal plans and if departments are able to cover the cost. If you need housing from the time the ’21-’22 academic year ends until the start of the ’22-’23 academic year, please select all three sections when requesting dates in the form. Students requesting housing during all three sections will be billed a flat rate of $1400.

Commencement Week

  • Tuesday, June 7th to Saturday, June 11th.
  • Housing and Meal Plan provided.
  • $150 for non-seniors.
  • Housing charges will be billed directly to the student account.
  • Supervising Department can cover costs by contacting the Business Office.

Summer Break

  • Saturday, June 11th to Monday, August 29th.
  • Housing Only.
  • $100/weekly rate or max of $1000.
  • Housing charges will be billed directly to the student account.
  • Supervising Department cannot cover costs due to the taxable nature of the payment.

Early Arrival

  • Monday, August 29th to Tuesday, September 6th.
  • Housing and Meal Plan.
  • $36/nightly rate.
  • Housing charges will be billed directly to the student account.
  • Supervising Department can cover costs by contacting the Business Office.