Rates

Housing Arrangements

Housing rates shown are per person, per academic year, and include the 20 mbps level data service (wired and wireless internet) unless otherwise noted. Spring semester costs are one-half the academic year amounts listed. Students with a KU residence hall contract are required to choose a dining plan. Dining plan rates can be found here.

 

 

Definitions

  • Bed space: This code is used in room selection. For instance, ELL-1048a means that ELL is the building identification, 1048 is the room number, and "a" is the space, not actual bed assignment.
  • Coed housing: Men and women occupy separate wings on floors of a residence hall.
  • All-female housing: Guest policies are more specific.
  • Single room: Single person in a room, community bath.
  • Traditional double room: Most common type. A two-person room, community bath (Corbin, McCollum, Oliver)
  • Double room: Two people share one room. Community bath. (Gertrude Sellards Pearson)
  • Double room with sink: Two people share one room and sink. Community bath. (Ellsworth, Hashinger)
  • 2-person room with bath or studio: Two people share one room and bath. (Ellsworth, Lewis, Templin, two new halls)
  • 2-person suite with bath: Two people share living room, bedroom and bath. (Lewis, Templin)
  • Triple room: Three people share bedroom, community bath. (Corbin)
  • 4-person suite: Four people share living room; two people share a bedroom. (Gertrude Sellards Pearson)
  • 4-person suite with bath: Four people share living room and bath. Two people share a bedroom. (Ellsworth, Lewis, Templin, two new halls)
  • Private bedroom with bath: Two people share bath. Each has private bedroom. (Two new halls)
  • Community bath: Bathroom shared with other residents on a wing of 18 to 20 rooms.
  • Wing: A division of a floor. Most floors have two wings. Co-ed halls have separate wings for women and men.
  • Apartment: Two- or four-bedroom apartments with living room, refrigerator and stove, and bathroom. Two or four students per apartment.

Rates 2014-15

Residence Hall Type Rate Corbin GSP Ellsworth Hashinger Lewis McCollum Oliver Templin
Traditional double room 4,262 Check         Check Check  
Renovated double room 5,426   Check Check Check        
Triple room 4,262 Check              
Large double room w/ sink 5,734       Check        
2-person room w/ bath 5,734     Check   Check     Check
4-person suite 5,734   Check            
4-person suite w/ bath 5,734     Check   Check     Check
Traditional single room 5,660 Check         Check Check  
Studio 6,150     Check          
2-person suite w/ bath 6,150         Check     Check
Renovated single room 7,230   Check Check Check        
Jayhawker Towers Rate Towers B, C Towers A, D
2-person apartment 5,940 Check  
4-person apartment 3,472 Check  
2-person (renovated) 7,688   Check
4-person (renovated) 4,458   Check
Stouffer Monthly Rate
as of July 1, 2014
(includes utilities, cable, wireless)
One-bedroom 491
Two-bedroom (walk-through) 521
Two-bedroom 550
Two-bedroom (renovated) 721
Three-bedroom (renovated) 913

 

Sunflower Monthly contract rate, excluding
wireless (as of July 1, 2014)
Two-bedroom 711
Scholarship Halls Rate Men's Hall Women's Hall Meal Charge
Traditional 3,774 Check Check 2,024
Suite 4,130 Check Check 2,024
Miller/Watkins 2,656   Check *
*Residents buy and prepare their own food.

 

Dining plan rates

Dining plans are a required component of the residence hall contract and optional for scholarship hall and apartment living residents. Spring-only semester dining rates, including the Cuisine Cash, are one-half the academic year amounts listed.

Jayhawk Unlimited Dining Plan: $4,064
Unlimited residential dining; $500 Cuisine Cash; 10 guest meals; six 14” pizzas; 5 percent Cuisine Cash discount at register. Default dining plan if student does not choose a plan on the contract.

Rock Chalk Unlimited Dining Plan: $3,864
Unlimited residential dining; $300 Cuisine Cash; 6 guest meals; four 14” pizzas

Crimson Flex Dining Plan: $3,634
400 residential dining meals for the academic year (200 per semester); $200 Cuisine Cash; four guest meals

Blue Basic Dining Plan:$3,010
10 residential dining meals a week; $100 Cuisine Cash; four guest meals

Campanile Dining Plan: $1,104
Not available for residence hall students; optional for Jayhawker Towers residents. Two residential dining meals a week; $500 Cuisine Cash; four guest meals; 5 percent Cuisine Cash discount at register

The Blue Basic and the Campanile dining plans reset weekly every Monday morning. For the Crimson Flex, half the dining center meals and guest passes are available each semester and must be used before the end of the semester. Half the KU Cuisine Cash is available at the start of the fall semester and any unused amount will roll over to the spring semester for those with active meal plans. Residents may change their plan by Friday of the second week of classes each semester. Residents may add blocks of 10 meals at any time. For information, including how to add cash to individual Beak ‘Em Bucks accounts, see KU Dining Services.

 

Rates 2015-16

KU Student Housing will propose 2015-16 rates to the Kansas Board of Regents in October. Historically, the Regents have approved rates in December.

Residence Hall Type Rate Corbin GSP Ellsworth Hashinger Lewis Oliver Templin 2 new halls
Traditional double room N/A Check         Check    
Renovated double room N/A   Check Check Check        
Triple room N/A Check              
Large double room w/ sink N/A       Check        
2-person room w/ bath N/A     Check   Check   Check Check
4-person suite N/A   Check            
4-person suite w/ bath N/A     Check   Check   Check Check
Traditional single room N/A Check         Check    
Studio N/A     Check          
2-person suite w/ bath N/A         Check   Check  
Renovated single room N/A   Check Check Check        
Private Bedroom with Bath N/A               Check
Jayhawker Towers Rate Towers B, C Towers A, D
2-person apartment N/A Check  
4-person apartment N/A Check  
2-person (renovated) N/A   Check
4-person (renovated) N/A   Check

Fieldhouse
Apartments
 

Rate
 
Two-person N/A
Four-person N/A

 

Sunflower Monthly contract rate, excluding
wireless (as of July 1, 2015)
Two-bedroom N/A
Scholarship Halls Rate Men's Hall Women's Hall Meal Charge
Traditional N/A Check Check N/A
Suite N/A Check Check N/A
Miller/Watkins N/A   Check *
*Residents buy and prepare their own food.

 

Dining plan rates

Dining plans are a required component of the residence hall contract and optional for scholarship hall and apartment living residents. Spring-only semester dining rates, including the Cuisine Cash, are one-half the academic year amounts listed.

Jayhawk Unlimited Dining Plan: N/A
Unlimited residential dining; N/A Cuisine Cash; 10 guest meals; six 14” pizzas; 5 percent Cuisine Cash discount at register. Default dining plan if student does not choose a plan on the contract.

Rock Chalk Unlimited Dining Plan: N/A
Unlimited residential dining; N/A Cuisine Cash; 6 guest meals; four 14” pizzas

Crimson Flex Dining Plan: N/A
400 residential dining meals for the academic year (N/A per semester); $N/A Cuisine Cash; four guest meals

Blue Basic Dining Plan:$N/A
10 residential dining meals a week; N/A Cuisine Cash; four guest meals

Campanile Dining Plan: N/A
Not available for residence hall students; optional for Jayhawker Towers residents. Two residential dining meals a week; N/A Cuisine Cash; four guest meals; 5 percent Cuisine Cash discount at register

The Blue Basic and the Campanile dining plans reset weekly every Monday morning. For the Crimson Flex, half the dining center meals and guest passes are available each semester and must be used before the end of the semester. Half the KU Cuisine Cash is available at the start of the fall semester and any unused amount will roll over to the spring semester for those with active meal plans. Residents may change their plan by Friday of the second week of classes each semester. Residents may add blocks of 10 meals at any time. For information, including how to add cash to individual Beak ‘Em Bucks accounts, see KU Dining Services.

 


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