Housing Information

Living on campus provides a community environment which offers far more than just having a place to study and sleep. By choosing to live on campus, you will join over 4000 students who make up our diverse vibrant residential community. 

Kutztown University’s research shows that students who live on campus have:

  • Better academic success
  • Higher GPAs
  • Higher degree completion rates
  • Are more satisfied with their KU experience!

Students at KU have the opportunity to live on campus for all four years. By opting to live on Kutztown's campus, you will join approximately 4,000 students who have chosen the same opportunity. This choice will open the door to a multitude of new and unique experiences. Living on our beautiful campus will provide you with numerous rewards.

Residence Halls

Traditional Halls
KU’s traditional halls are primarily used to house our first year students. The majority of rooms in traditional halls are double occupancy, which means it is one room with two occupants and share community bathroom on the wing. In all of our traditional halls, student staffs present programs to meet the needs of the variety of students. Living in our traditional halls, requires students to select one of our required meal plans. 

Suite-Style Halls
KU’s suite-style rooms have bedrooms and a full bathroom within the suite. Some suites have a common living space as well, such as a living room. The residence life staffs provide activities and programs as they do in the traditional halls. Living in our suite-style halls, requires students to select one of our required meal plans. 

Campus Apartments

Apartment-style residences feature full kitchens, furnished living areas, and bedrooms. Our apartments are located on both the south and west sides of campus. Most apartments are four-person, five-person, or six-person,  however there are also limited number of efficiency apartments for one-person available in Dixon Hall. The residence life staffs provide activities and programs as they do in the traditional halls.

The apartments have living room furnishings, with a dining table and chairs, a sofa, chairs, and end table. All of these items must stay in the living room the entire year. They cannot be removed or placed in storage. Additionally each apartment has a kitchen with a refrigerator, stove and oven (except Golden Bear Village West).