Break and Summer Session Housing

Kutztown University offers housing to our students during academic year breaks and summer sessions. Students interested in Thanksgiving break, winter break, spring break or summer session housing should reach out to our office for specific instructions. 

The residence halls remain open during fall break.

  • Thanksgiving Break Housing

    The residence halls close for Thanksgiving Break, but accommodation can be made available upon request. Limited access to on-campus amenities are offered. Campus residents interested in accommodation must contact Housing and Residence Life in advance. Please email housing@kutzown.edu or visit 106 Old Main for more information.

  • Winter Break Housing

    Winter Break Housing is offered to enrolled students for an additional cost. Limited access to on-campus amenities are offered. Please email housing@kutzown.edu or visit 106 Old Main for more information.

  • Spring Break Housing

    Spring Break Housing is offered to enrolled students for an additional cost. Limited access to on-campus amenities are offered. Please email housing@kutzown.edu or visit 106 Old Main for more information.

  • Summer Session Housing

    Summer I and Summer II students will be assigned to a single in either a single or double occupancy room in a Golden Bear Village West apartment. Please note that Golden Bear Village West apartments are air conditioned.


    Housing cost for 5 week session: $900.00


    Your Building Director during Summer Session is reachable through the Residence Life & Housing and Dining Services Office (106 Old Main) 610-683-4027.

    Summer Housing Registration Process

    • After you have registered for Summer Session Classes, please come to 106 Old Main to complete the Summer Housing paperwork.
    • If you need to cancel after you register, please send an e-mail to housing@kutztown.edu.
    • You will receive an email to your KU email account once your housing assignment has been completed.
    • Your fee will be generated on your KU account within 48 hours of your assignment being completed.
    • Once your assignment has been completed, you will be expected to pay your bill prior to moving into your assignment on campus.

    Summer Housing Information

    • Students interested in Summer Housing will be required to agree to the Summer Housing License.
    • Students who are enrolled in Summer Session classes are eligible for Summer Housing on campus. Students should be enrolled in classes prior to registering for housing.
    • Summer Session Housing will be provided in Golden Bear Village West. All students will be assigned to a single in either a single or double occupancy room in a Golden Bear Village West apartment for the length of their summer session.
    • The cost for Summer Session housing is $900 a session.
    • Assignments will be completed prior to check-in for all students and will be available on student's MYHOUSING information page.
    • The Building Director during Summer Session will be reachable through Residence Life & Housing and Dining Services Office (106 Old Main) 610-683-4027.
    • Residents will adhere to all regulations as outlined in The Key and the Housing Contract.
    • Residents will be jointly responsible for damaged items in common areas, and individually responsible for damaged items, where a specific individual is found responsible.

    Meal Plans

    Students living in the residence halls over the summer are not required to have a meal plan. If interested in a meal plan, please contact the Dining Services Office at 610-683-1314. Dining Services Office is located in 106 Old Main (in the A Wing).

    Parking

    Students may temporarily park in any available parking space outside of Golden Bear Village West. Once you are registered, you will be able to unload your car - please do not leave it parked there or you will be preventing other residents from unloading. You may move your cars back after 6 p.m. Students are allowed to park their car in any parking space painted white. 

    Check-In

    Will take place in the Housing, Residence Life and Dining Services Office(106 Old Main). 

    Summer Sessions 1 (5 weeks: May 28, 2019 – June 28, 2019)

    • Check-in takes place Monday, May 27 2019 at 1 p.m.
    • Check-out must be by 6 p.m. on Friday, June 28, 2019.

    Summer Sessions 2 (5 weeks: July 9, 2019 – August 9, 2019)

    • Check-in takes place on Sunday, July 7, 2019 at 1 p.m.
    • Check-out must be by 6 p.m. on Friday, August 9, 2019.

    Items to Bring to Campus

    We strongly suggest you bring only the necessities. Items of value should be left at home. Some of the things you should consider bringing are:

    Linen, pillows, bedding, towels, toiletries, toilet paper, laundry bag or basket (coin-operated washers and dryers are available), hangers, alarm clock, desk supplies, desk lamp, touch-tone telephone (you may use your own calling card, or place "collect" calls- long distance service is not available). There is no charge for local calls. Voice mail and call waiting services are provided at no charge).

    Computers can be used in Old Main Computer Lab. If you are interested in connecting to the campus network and Internet, you will receive additional information at check-in.

    Withdrawing and Refunds for Summer Sessions

    If you need to cancel housing after you register, please send an email to housing@kutztown.edu immediately.

    Please visit Office of Student Accounts page for policy on summer fee refunds for withdrawals.