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Halls & Apartments

Student Housing offers variety of on-campus living options.

Choose the one that's right for you: Residence hall, private room with bath, suite with semi-private bath, scholarship hall, or on-campus apartment. Ellsworth residence hall and the two new halls, Oswald and Self Residence Halls, are for freshman only. To learn more about each option, choose a button at left. To sign a contract or calculate costs, see the contract page.

You may also visit us in person:

  • Residence hall tours will be offered during Jayhawk Visit Days and Senior Days, coordinated by KU Admissions.
  • Scholarship hall tours are available 2-5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Tours begin at Crawford Community Center, 1346 Louisiana.
  • Apartment showrooms are currently unavailable because occupancy is at capacity


Updates on new Oswald, Self Halls

New Hall Mockup

More than $200,000 in annual scholarships to returning residents
Academic success: More than 94 percent of first-time, full-time freshmen in student housing enroll for the next semester
5,200 residents choose student housing each year
Residence hall rates are almost $2,000 less per year than the national average for public schools
— College Board
$4 million gift from schol hall alum Carl Krehbiel funded newest hall
Options include suites, traditional rooms, scholarship halls, and apartments
62 student housing buildings on about 100 acres across the KU campus
Two new halls will open in 2015
One bill covers all costs: room, food, utilities, and wireless Internet