University Housing provides various laundry facilities for residents to use. In Cambridge Commons, the laundry room is on the first floor, near the fitness room. Kenilworth Square Apartments have some apartments with laundry in the unit (called upgrade apartments), as well as a community laundry room on the second floor. The laundry room in Purin Hall is in the basement on the north side of the building. In RiverView, the laundry room is on the second floor in the south wing. There are two laundry facilities located in Sandburg Halls: one on the G2 level of North Tower, and one on the Upper Level of East Tower. Each facility is equipped with washing machines, steam or electric dryers, folding tables, and a lounge area.

All machines are operated with the UWM’s Gold Account. Residents can add money to their Gold Account at cash value machines, the Panther Card Office (Union 161), or online at

Laundry costs $1.50 to wash, and $1.25 to dry.

For general information about how to use the machines, etc. visit To put in a service request if a machine is not working correctly, visit