Summer and Short-term Housing

The University of the Sciences is pleased to offer 2019 summer housing to accommodate students enrolling in summer session classes. Please note that all assignments follow the conditions of occupancy of the summer housing agreement.

To apply, please log into and complete a Summer 2019 Housing Agreement. Please note that if this is your first time living on-campus at USciences, a security deposit of $200 is due prior to move-in.

Undergraduate Student Summer Housing

Summer housing for undergraduate students will be offered in the Living & Learning Commons. The majority of summer rooms are double-occupancy, though in some cases we may be able to provide single-occupancy rooms (these are determined based on hall demand and cannot be guaranteed.)  If you need an ADA housing accommodation please contact the Office of Student Accommodations at 215-596-8758.

Please remember that all Living & Learning Commons summer housing rates include a meal plan, with dining service Monday through Thursday for breakfast, lunch and dinner and Friday for breakfast and lunch. If you will be off-site midday, Dining Services can provide you a boxed lunch (to be picked up at breakfast) - please inform Todd Young ( with sufficient notice.

Summer 2019 Rates for Living & Learning Commons

 Room Type Rate: Full Summer Rate: One Session Rate: Weekly
Single-occupancy room $5,744 $2,872 $410
Double-occupancy room $4,770 $2,385 $341

Graduate Student Summer Housing

Summer housing for graduate students will be offered in Osol Hall.  Osol is a suite-style residence hall. Each suite includes four bedrooms with a shared kitchenette, two toilets and showers, a vanity area with three sinks, and a common living/study space. Pricing includes all major utilities and access to the building’s laundry room. Rates can be pro-rated to accommodate various academic programs. Summer rates in Osol do not include a meal plan.

Summer 2019 Rates for Osol Hall*

 Room Type Rate: Month
Single-occupancy room $895

*Rates are subject to approval by the Board of Trustees.

Short-term Housing

Depending on availability, University of the Sciences students going on rotations may apply for short term housing anytime during the academic year. Student may also apply for short term housing if they are in need of emergency housing (i.e. disputes with landlords or roommates; fire at permanent home”. Short term housing rates vary every year and throughout the year. Housing rate does not include a meal plan. Short Term residents are also expected to submit a security deposit of $200 prior to move-in.  For more information, to check availability, or to obtain a Short Term Housing Agreement, please contact Residence Life at


Important Resources

Osol Hall Front Desk: 215-895-1125
Wilson Hall Front Desk: 215-895-1144
Division of Student Affairs: 215-596-8950
Public Safety: 215-596-7000
Student Health: 215-596-8980
Counseling Services: 215-596-8536


Eddie Harris 
Residence Director, Living & Learning Commons



Dominic Viola
Associate Director of Residence Life