Residence Hall Rates
The University of Northern Colorado requires all newly admitted students with less than 20 college credit hours earned after high school graduation (or equivalent), who are under 21, and are not living with their legal guardian in the local area must live in the UNC's housing system through the completion of the first academic year of their attendance. (Local area is defined by school district - included school districts are Ault Highland RE-9, Eaton RE-2, Greeley District 6, Platte Valley RE-7, Poudre R-1, Thompson R-2J, Weld County RE-5J, Weld RE-1 and Windsor RE-4.
Credits earned through Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) or concurrent enrollment with high school do not apply towards the live-on requirement.
First year students wishing to live off-campus may request an exemption. We are unable to approve requests for exemption based on financial need, but make sure to talk to the Office of Financial Aid to see what options are available.
Below you will find a helpful chart that show the semester rate for each on our residence halls. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Housing & Residential Education Offices at 970-351-2721.
Academic Year 2017-2018 Semester Rates
Lawrenson Efficiencies (2-person rooms with G/H lettering)
Lawrenson Suites (4-person)
Turner Efficiencies (Stand-alone small single rooms ending in 11/12)
Single Room Rates (Additional Charge)
Small Single - Rate does not apply to 11/12 stand-alone rooms in Turner Hall.
$250 (per semester)
Large Single - Rate does not apply to Turner Hall suites.
$500 (per semester)
Rates are subject to change pending approval by the Board of Trustees.
Note: Students living in Harrison Hall, Lawrenson Hall, or Arlington Park Apartments can stay in their rooms during winter and spring breaks. All other students who wish to stay on campus during the break periods will be placed in temporary housing.