smiling students hanging out in their floor lobby in Ellsworth Hall

Live where you Rock Chalk!

Apply now to live on campus

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Virtual Tours

Browse our virtual tours and schedule a campus visit for in-person viewing. We have virtual tour pages for each hall, as well as a playlist of all our halls on the Student Housing YouTube channel.

Explore Our YouTube Tours

Why live on campus?

From private rooms to 4-person suites and shared 6-person apartments, you're sure to find an on-campus housing option that's right for you. Browse a wide variety of room types and determine what will fit you best.
About 5,000 Jayhawks select on-campus housing as the best way to get connected and engage with KU. You have four vibrant neighborhood communities to choose from, each with their own unique personality. You're sure to find the right location.
Living on campus is a valuable connection to KU and because its services are all-inclusive, it can be less expensive than off-campus.

Residence hall rates are almost $2,000 less per year than the national average for public schools
— College Board
students enjoying a meal together at the South Commons Dining

Let's eat!

Dining plans are required for some residents, including those in residence halls. You'll have a variety of locations, menus, convenience, and quality to fit your every need.

KU Dining
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Housing: Just two simple steps.

Applying for housing is simple:
Apply after you're admitted; select space in spring.

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