Summer School Housing

Please read all the information below concerning summer housing before applying for summer school housing. Please also read the Summer 2020 Housing Contract in full before applying for summer school housing. 

Please note: This is a legally binding document.

If you are a JD/LLM student interested in Summer Housing, please visit our Graduate/Law Students page for your summer housing information.

Summer housing eligibility

A. Students must be registered and enrolled for summer classes at USF (as defined by the most recent university general catalog) by the time of occupancy and maintain the enrollment record for the duration of the occupancy. 

B. Students must be in good behavioral standing with the university (i.e. not have received a sanction from the university conduct system that prevents him or her from living in university operated housing). 

C. Students must submit proof of immunization to the Health Promotion Services office.

      a. Domestic students are required to show that they have received two doses of the MMR (measles/mumps/rubella). Students 18 years of age or    younger also must present proof of receiving the Hepatitis B vaccine or a test showing immunity. 

      b. International students are required to show that they have received two doses of the MMR, the Hepatitis V vaccine or a test showing immunity, and a tuberculosis (TB) test administered in the last 12 months.

Frequently asked questions:

Can I stay in summer school housing if I am not a USF student? No
Can I stay in summer school housing if I am a student at USF but not taking any summer classes? No

When is summer housing available?

On campus summer housing is available from May 17, 2020 at 5 p.m. until August 8, 2020 at 12 p.m. Summer housing assignments will be released to students on May 8, 2020. Housing will be exclusively located in one of our designated co-ed residence halls. View the summer housing session move in and move out dates here. 

Where is summer housing on campus?

Summer school housing building will be announced in early May.  Students of all classifications and programs will be housed in this traditional style co-ed residence hall. 

How much does summer housing cost? 

USF charges room and board on a session basis in the summer. Students are charged based on the summer sessions they sign up for. Students will be charged for the dates of the entire summer session they are enrolled in regardless of which date they actually move in or move out. (Please refer to the session dates listed above.) 

Summer 2020 Rates: 

Single Room: $54/night

Double Room: $39/night

Meal Plan: $23/day

Do I have to have a meal plan? (The answer is yes!)

You will be required to pay for both a room and a meal plan during summer housing. Meal plans may be reduced for students with medical conditions approved by Student Disability Services. Dietary restrictions are processed through our Campus Dining Managers at mealplan@usfca.eduSHaRE does not approve or deny meal plan appeals.

How do I apply for summer housing?

The application for summer 2020 housing will open on April 17, 2020. Apply for summer housing Here!

When you fill out a housing application you also sign a contract! Read those terms! If you have additional questions feel free to email

What if I want to CANCEL my summer application?

There are no cancellation fees for summer housing. Simply cancel your online housing application to complete this process. You will be required to vacate your room within 3 days of cancellation. 

You will also be required to vacate your room within 3 days if you are no longer enrolled in summer courses.