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SPECIAL FEATURES Residence Halls Scholarship Halls On-Campus Apartments
Interest communities (Engineering, honors program, upperclass students)
Wireless Internet (in room and common areas)
In-hall classrooms and study spaces
Residential curriculum for social responsibility
Laundry and vending machines in building
Special activity rooms (theater, dance studio)
Bus service
Large-screen TVs in central living rooms  
24-hour staffed main desk    
24-hour on-call maintenance staff
24-hour card swipe security
Nighttime rounds
Video cameras on entrances and exits
Professional staff and resident assistants
Job and leadership opportunities
Green choices—recycle bins, CFL lights
Custodial staff cleans commons areas
Intramural sports teams
Furnished with bed, desk and chair, dresser
Single room option  
Private bedroom, private bathroom    
Summer living option  
KU dining plan required not applicable optional
Full kitchen available (Daisy Hill Commons and Corbin)
Utilities included in contract

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
5,100 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 alumni gift funded Krehbiel Scholarship Hall
Options include suites, private bedroom with shared bath, two-person rooms, scholarship halls, and apartments
Oswald and Self residence halls opened in 2015
One bill covers all costs: room, food, utilities, and wireless Internet
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities