Summer Housing

University Housing provides a variety of options for summer housing, depending on your needs.

Summer Residence Hall Contracts

If you meet one of the following you are eligible for a Summer Residence Hall Contract

  • Enrolled in one (1) or multiple UWM Summer Sessions
  • UWM student participating in any University-sponsored internship with a Milwaukee-based firm (proof of internship required)
  • UWM Summer Student Employee (letter from employer required)

Summer Residence Hall Contracts are available for four weeks or longer.  If you require housing for less than four weeks you must submit a Request for Late Departure.  Late Departure requests may be made for any date between May 19 and (no later than) June 1.

Summer Residence Hall Contract Rates vary based on room type and length of stay. Average rates are $105-$175 per week. Prices are charged nightly and are very competitive for the Milwaukee area. You will receive the complete rate schedule with your contract.

Make sure you read and understand the terms of the Summer Contract. If you have any questions, contact University Housing (414-229-4065) BEFORE you sign and submit the Summer Contract. If you would like to change your summer contract dates or cancel your Summer Contract after you’ve completed it, please submit the Summer Contract Adjustment Form below.  Note: There is a $25 processing charge for each change requested.

Summer Contract Adjustment


Please submit a Summer Residence Hall Contract request online and any necessary documentation (proof of summer employment or internship) to University Housing via one of the following methods:

In-Person University Housing Office, Sandburg C100
Email; Subject: Summer Residence Hall
Fax 414-229-4127
Mail University Housing, 3400 N. Maryland Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211

Contract must be received by University Housing a minimum of 3 business days before desired date of entry.  The priority deadline for Summer Session I contracts is May 1. All Summer Residence Hall Contract Holders are bound to the terms and conditions of the Summer Contract, and University Housing Rules and Regulations outlined in the Resident Handbook. If you have any questions, please email

Visitors, Groups, Interns, and Special Academic Programs

If you are visiting Milwaukee or the UWM campus as part of a small or large conference group, internship program, or a special academic program University Housing Residential Guest Services (RGS) has a variety of housing options available.  If you have any questions please email