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Ames Suites residence hall

Summer Housing

Summer housing is full and additional requests cannot be accommodated.

Summer housing is available May 15-August 5 and will be housed in Ames Suites.

There are limited rooms available for summer housing. Preference will be given to those with full summer contracts and then by date contract was signed. Once all rooms are filled, we will no longer be accepting applications. 

Ames Suites will also house a variety of camps on floors 1 ,2 and 3 throughout the course of the summer.

About Ames Suites

Ames Suites is an air-conditioned pod-style residence hall. Each pod contains separate, private bathrooms and shower facilities with shared sink area, a common space with a TV, seating, and a kitchenette area. A full kitchen is available on 4th floor, as well as washer and dryers and elevator.

Each room has a double set of furniture including a microfridge unit (fridge/microwave), closets, dressers, desks, chairs, twin-extra-long beds, and bed lofting kits.



Eligible for summer housing:
  • Any UWRF student enrolled or intending to enroll for summer 2023 or for the 2023-24 academic year
  • Any UWRF student employed by a campus department for the summer
  • Educational purpose to reside on campus (i.e., student intern in River Falls or greater River Falls area)
  • Relationship with or guest of a campus department (verification from the department needed)
Duration of Housing:

Eligible applicants can choose to have a full summer contract (May 15 - August 5) or a weekly contract (Sunday-Sunday).

  • UWRF students with a 2023-24 housing contract may be housed for the entire summer and move directly into their 2023-24 housing assignment prior to fall move-in weekend (from August 5 - September 2) at no additional cost.
  • Any UWRF students or non-affiliated guests without a 2023-24 housing contract must move out of their summer housing assignment by Saturday, August 5 at 4pm.


Single rooms are only available, either for full summer or weekly contracts.

  • Full summer contract (May 15-August 5) $1500
  • Weekly contract (May 21-August 5) $170 per week

UWRF students will have the summer housing cost billed to their eSIS account. 

  • Full summer contracts - Will be billed $500 on June 1, July 1 and August 1. **There is no additional cost for August 5 - September 1 for students moving into their Fall 2023 on-campus room.
  • Weekly contracts - Cost will be billed upon check in.

Non-affiliated guests will need to pay by credit card.

  • Full summer contracts - $750 due at check-in and $750 due June 26
  • Weekly contracts - Full payment due at check-in


Check In

Full summer contract residents will move in on May 15 between 4-6pm.

Weekly contract guests will need to schedule an appointment 24 business hours in advance by contacting the Summer Hall Director.


Check Out

Full summer contract residents with a 2023-24 housing contract will move to their 2023-24 housing assignment on August 5 or as soon as it is available.

Full summer contract residents without a 2023-24 housing contract will need to move out on August 5 by 4pm.

Weekly contract residents will need to schedule an appointment 24 business hours in advance by contacting the Summer Hall Director.  You must be checked out by 4 pm on your scheduled day to avoid being billed for an additional week. 

** The last weekly contract will be July 30-August 5.



Contact the Parking Office by calling 715-425-333 or by emailing to discuss summer parking options.


General Questions

If you have any questions regarding summer housing, contact Residence Life.




Contact Us

Department of Residence Life
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
B3 East Hathorn Hall