2024 RU Student Summer Housing

Current Residence Hall Students

  • Contracting for 2024 Summer Housing at Rockford University is now closed.  Contracts were to be received by noon on Friday, April 12, 2024 and were available beginning February 8, 2024.  
  • Due to projects this summer housing was limited and not guaranteed.

2024 Summer Intern Housing

Intern Housing at Rockford University was limited and  is no longer available. 

2024-2025 Housing Rate 

The 2024-2025 Housing Rate is $6,170.00 ($3,085.00 per semester).



2024-2025 Academic Year Housing Selection 


Current Residence Hall Students

The 2024-2025 Residence Hall and Meal Plan Contract was emailed to your Rockford University email account on February 9, 2024.  Please review the 2024-2025 Room Selection Guide regarding the room selection process.

Room Selection Guide- 2024-2025

The Room Selection Guide provides information on the Priority Housing Process, Room Selection Dates, and 2024-2025 Housing Options.  Please review the selection guide closely.

The Priority Housing Deadline to participate in housing selection is Thursday, April 11, 2024 at 5:00 pm.

To participate in the priority housing selection process, current residence hall students must have completed the following by April 11, 2024 at 5:00 pm.
1.  Electronically completed and submitted the 2024-2025 Housing & Meal Plan Contract.
2.  Have all holds removed from your Rockford University Account.
3.  Be registered as full-time status for 2024-2025.

If you have any questions about the Room Sign-Up process after reviewing the Room Selection Guide, please speak with either a Residence Hall Director or the Assistant Dean of Students/Director of Residence Life.

New Incoming Rockford University Students

The Home Away from Home Newsletter/Flyer from the Admissions Office has the link to the 2024-2025 Housing & Meal Plan Contract for new RU students to complete.  It can be completed at anytime once you have received the Newsletter. 

Housing assignments will be processed for new incoming students and current commuter students after April 23, 2024 and the end of the returning residence hall student housing priority process.  Applications will be processed based on the date of contract received and class registration as a full-time student has been completed for Fall 2024.

Residence Life

Student Life Suite – Burpee Student Center, 1st Floor
5050 E. State Street
Rockford, IL 61108


Scott Mitchell
Assistant Dean of Students/Director of Residence Life

Mon-Fri – 8:30 am to 5:00 pm