2018-2019 Rates

 

Contract Dates: All contracts, with the exception of SSR, are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018 and January 13, 2019 - May 11, 2019. SSR contracts include the interim period and are from: August 22, 2018 - May 11, 2019

Fees & Deposits:

    • $50 one-time housing application processing fee
    • $100 refundable* deposit collected at the time of accepting and signing the housing contract
    • $80 per semester Housing Technology Access Fee assessed at the start of each semester.

*per terms and conditions of housing contract

Meal Plans: Residents living in all buildings except MRH, PSR, SSR, and TBH are required to select a meal plan.

 

Commons North (CMN)

Residents living in CMN are required to select a meal plan. The rate shown below includes the Meal Plan price based on 15 meals per week, see Meal Plan section below for more details.

Contract Dates: All CMN contracts are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018 and January 13, 2019 - May 11, 2019.
Room Style Room Room and Meal Plan
Cluster Single [3–4 Residents] $9,940 $13,028
Cluster Single [5–6 Residents] $9,766 $12,854

Commons South (CMS)

Residents living in CMS are required to select a meal plan. The rate shown below includes the Meal Plan price based on 15 meals per week, see Meal Plan section below for more details.

Contract Dates: All CMS contracts are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018 and January 13, 2019 - May 11, 2019.
Room Style Room Room and Meal Plan
Single $8,908 $11,996
Double $7,982 $11,070

Commons West (CMW)

Residents living in CMW are required to select a meal plan. The rate shown below includes the Meal Plan price based on 15 meals per week, see Meal Plan section below for more details.

Contract Dates: All CMW contracts are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018 and January 13, 2019 - May 11, 2019.
Room Style Room Room and Meal Plan
Single $8,908 $11,996
Double $7,982 $11,070
Triple $7,207 $10,295

Courtyard (CTY)

Residents living in CTY are required to select a meal plan. The rate shown below includes the Meal Plan price based on 15 meals per week, see Meal Plan section below for more details.

Contract Dates: All CTY contracts are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018 and January 13, 2019 - May 11, 2019.
Room Style Room Room and Meal Plan
Cluster Single [3 Residents] $9,810 $12,898
Cluster Single [5 Residents] $9,443 $12,531
Cluster Single [7–9 Residents] $9,207 $12,295
Cluster Double [2 Residents] $9,614 $12,702
Cluster Double [3 Residents] $8,886 $11,974
Cluster Double [4–6 Residents] $8,550 $11,638
Cluster Double [7–9 Residents] $8,223 $11,311
Cluster Triple [3 Residents] $8,592 $11,680
Cluster Triple [8 Residents] $7,678 $10,766

James Stukel Towers (JST)

Residents living in JST are required to select a meal plan. The rate shown below includes the Meal Plan price based on 15 meals per week, see Meal Plan section below for more details.

Contract Dates: All JST contracts are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018 and January 13, 2019 - May 11, 2019.
Room Style Room Room and Meal Plan
Suite Single $10,202 $13,290
Suite Double $9,170 $12,258

Marie Robinson Hall (MRH) & Thomas Beckham Hall (TBH)

Residents living in MRH & TBH are not required to select a meal plan, residents are able to select a meal plan if they wish.

Contract Dates: All MRH & TBH contracts are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018 and January 13, 2019 - May 11, 2019.
Room Style Room
Studio Apartment for 1 $13,252
2-Bedroom Apartment for 2 $11,047
4-Bedroom Apartment for 4 $10,792

Polk Street Residence (PSR)

Residents living in MRH & TBH are not required to select a meal plan, residents are able to select a meal plan if they wish.

Contract Dates: All MRH & TBH contracts are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - December 15, 2018 and January 13, 2019 - May 11, 2019.
Room Style Room
Cluster Single [3 Residents] $8,772
Cluster Double [3–5 Residents] $8,012
Cluster Triple [5 Residents] $7,598

Single Student Residence (SSR)

Residents living in SSR are not required to select a meal plan, residents are able to select a meal plan if they wish.

Contract Dates: All SSR contracts are for the entire academic year, including the following dates: August 22, 2018 - May 11, 2019. Additionally, contracts with different lengths are available for graduate and professional students through interim housing.
Room Style Room
1 Person Studio $11,829
2 Person Apartment $9,546
3 Person Apartment $9,355
4 Person Apartment $9,463
2 or 3 Person Efficiency Apartment $8,158

Meal Plans

Meal plans are required for ALL HALLS except MRH, PSR, SSR, and TBH and can be used in the 2 dining locations on campus, 605 Commons at Student Center East and JST Dining Center on South Campus

Flames Fare is accepted at Campus Retail Locations including: Chick-Fil-A, Panda Express, Halsted Street Station, Morgan Street Station, Au Bon Pain, Leaf & Bean Cafe, Daley Grind, Freshii, and the West Marketplace!

Students may use up to 4 entry swipes per day. Meal plans reset each Monday. Flames Fare amounts below are for the entire year, the amount is split between Fall and Spring semesters. More can be added at any time at dragoncenter.uic.edu.
Meal Plan Academic Year
Ember (15 Meals/week + $100 in Flames Fare) $3,088
Ignite (10 Meals/week + $500 in Flames Fare) $3,305
Blaze (19 Meals/week + $600 in Flames Fare) $4,092