Summer Housing | Capital University, Columbus Ohio


  • Spend your Summer at Capital

    Summer Housing is available to:

    • Students enrolled in summer Undergraduate classes at Capital University.
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    • Current Capital University students employed in the Columbus area for the summer. (Employment verification must be provided with your application)
    • Capital University International Students.
    • Capital University students with special circumstances. 

    Undergraduate Students

    Housing Placement
    • Students scheduled to live in CU Apartments, on Sheridan Ave., or at Trinity Apartments for FALL 2019 will be placed in their fall assignments.
    • Undergraduates not living in the neighborhood will be placed in neighborhood housing for the summer. 
    • Please note the Capital Commons will not be available for summer occupancy
    • Summer Housing Rates : $130 per week


    Summer Housing Timeline
    • Move-in: Saturday and Sunday, May 11-12 (anticipated)
    • Move-out: Saturday and Sunday, July 27-28 (anticipated)
      - The above dates are subject to change based on unit availability. Our residence life and facilities teams will do our best to ensure that units are prepared as timely as possible.
      - All summer housing residents will be added to the extended stay list and remain in their Spring housing assignment until their Summer Placement is ready.

    Additionally, please note that facilities may need access to your space to complete necessary repairs, as summer is the primary time for completing maintenance in University housing. Notice will be given of the work needing completed in advance. Projects will be ongoing on campus throughout residential facilities. We will do our best to ensure impact on your experience is minimal.

    Master of Music or Kodaly Summer Program

    Housing Placement will be in the Capital University Apartments (located at 2130 Astor Ave.)
    • For more information about the CU Apartments, visit:
    • All apartments are 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom. Residents will have a private room, but share the apartment with another MMME student.
    • The summer rate for MMME students is: $260 (per person/per week)
    • Session 1
    • - Move-in: Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23
      - Move-out: Saturday and Sunday, July 13-14
    • Session 2
    • - Move-in: Saturday and Sunday, July 13-14
      -Move-out: Saturday and Sunday, August 3-4


    Residents must complete a proper check-in as directed in your Summer Housing Confirmation Letter. Upon check-out, the room must be returned to the original clean condition. An apartment inventory and assessment will be completed prior to your arrival. Your keys must be returned as directed by the Residence Life and Housing Staff.

    The Capital University Student Code of Conduct is intended to promote community standards and foster the development of self-directed, responsible citizens.

    The University is not responsible for loss, damage, or destruction of personal property. Purchasing or arranging for personal property insurance coverage is the resident's responsibility.

    The Office of Residential and Commuter Life may terminate your contract and after serving the resident with a written notice to vacate the premises, take possession thereof for the following reasons: 1) Non-compliance with University policies, residence hall policies and procedures, local, federal and state laws where applicable, 2) Damage from fire, smoke, or other causes making the premises uninhabitable. 

    For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Office of Residential and Commuter Life at 614-236-6811 or by email at