University of Illinois at Chicago Internship Housing

The Academic and Residential Complex (ARC)  -  940 W. Harrison St.
The Academic and Residential Complex (ARC) - 940 W. Harrison St.
James Stukel Towers  (JST)  -  718 W James M.Rochford St.
James Stukel Towers (JST) - 718 W James M.Rochford St.
Single Student Residences  (SSR)  - 809 S. Damen Ave.
Single Student Residences (SSR) - 809 S. Damen Ave.
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UIC Intern Housing
housingintern@uic.edu
Chicago, Illinois

University of Illinois Chicago has available accommodations for visiting interns to the Chicagoland area to make your stay comfortable.  Whether you are local to Chicago or moving here for your summer internship, UIC is here for you! 

Our facilities offer a variety of room styles in air-conditioned residence halls throughout our East, South, and West sides of campus. 

 

 

Below are the housing options available to interns: 

  • Traditional-style rooms offer private or shared (2-person) accommodations with a community bathroom on each floor.
  • Suite-style rooms offer a combination of private and shared (3-person) accommodations with a shared bathroom in each unit.
  • Apartment-style rooms offer private bedrooms with shared common area space and shared bathroom in the unit.

 

 

announcements

Our summer 2024 housing application is now open! Please visit the intern housing website to see housing options and formally apply for your summer 2024 stay.

Complete the form on this page to receive additional information about UIC's summer 2024 housing availability. 

UPDATE: Marie Robinson Hall will not be available for summer 2024! 

who can stay here?

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nearby transportation

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intern housing availability

Minimum Length of Stay: 7 Nights
Maximum Length of Stay: 10 Weeks
First Check In: May 26, 2024
Last Check In: June 30, 2024
Last Check Out: August 4, 2024

housing options

UIC offers intern housing accommodations in residence halls located on our East, West and South campuses.  

Nightly Rates 

  • Academic & Residential Complex (ARC) Traditional-Style
    • $68 (shared), $80 (private)
  • Single Student Residence (SSR) Apartment-style
    • $67 (per night)
  • James Stukel Towers (JST) Suite-Style
    • $62 (per night)

Damages and Incidentals
Each intern will be charged a $250 deposit, added to the final bill for damages and incidentals during their stay.  This deposit is refundable provided there are no lost or damaged items from the room occupied.  All monies will be returned to the intern after checkout and room inspection has been completed.

Residence Types:
  • Residence Halls
  • Suite/Apartment

Bathroom Types:
  • Communal
  • Shared




The Academic and Residential Complex (ARC)
Traditional-Style Share Unit

The Academic and Residential Complex (ARC) is the newest living-learning residential community located near Harrison and Morgan Streets near downtown Chicago.  The 10-story building provides residential accommodations for approximately 550 students in a traditional residence hall style environment.  Within the residential component, there are multiple social and/or gaming lounges, study lounges on each floor and free laundry facilities. 

The Academic & Residential Complex is LEED Gold certified by the US Green Building Council.

 

Building

  • Air conditioning and heat
  • Lounges and common areas
  • Shared bathrooms on the same floor
  • Gender inclusive units available
  • Free laundry room

Room

  • Extra-long twin bed
  • Desk and chair
  • Clothes closet and storage drawers
  • High-speed internet connection (including wireless)
  • Social and programing space for the floor
Residence Type Icon Residence Type: Residence Hall
Occupancy Type Icon Occupancy Type: Double
Bathroom Type Icon Bath Type: Communal
Fully Furnished Icon Fully Furnished: Yes
Kitchen Icon Kitchen: No
Utensils Icon Kitchen Utensils Included: No
AC Icon Air Conditioning: Yes
Washer/Dryer Icon Washer/Dryer: Yes

James Stukel Towers (JST)
Shared Suite-Style

James Stukel Towers (JST) is comprised of four towers and can accommodate guests in 5-person suites. Each suite shares living space and bathrooms with a mix of single and double rooms. Every two floors are connected by a lounge with floor-to-ceiling windows. Each of the Towers offer a penthouse lounge/piano room. 

 

Building 

  • Air conditioning and heat
  • Free laundry
  • Kitchenettes and vending machines
  • Lounges and common areas

 

Room

  • Extra-long twin bed
  • Desk and chair
  • Clothes closet and storage drawers
  • High-speed internet connection (including wireless)
  • Living Room – Chairs, couch, and coffee tables
Residence Type Icon Residence Type: Residence Hall
Occupancy Type Icon Occupancy Type: Double, Triple
Bathroom Type Icon Bath Type: Shared
Fully Furnished Icon Fully Furnished: Yes
Kitchen Icon Kitchen: No
Utensils Icon Kitchen Utensils Included: No
AC Icon Air Conditioning: Yes
Washer/Dryer Icon Washer/Dryer: Yes

Single Student Residences (SSR)
Apartment-Style 3-Person

Single Student Residence (SSR) is an apartment-style building that houses graduate and professional students.  Located in Chicago's "Illinois Medical District", SSR is two miles west of downtown Chicago.  Each intern has a private bedroom in an apartment with a shared kitchenette and bathroom within each unit.

 

Building 

  • Air conditioning and heat
  • Free laundry
  • Vending machines
  • Lounges and common areas
  • Walking distance to recreational facilities and hospitals
  • Gender inclusive apartments available

Room 

  • Extra-long twin bed
  • Desk and chair
  • Clothes closet and storage drawers
  • High-speed wireless internet
  • Kitchen – Refrigerator, stove, dining table and chairs
Residence Type Icon Residence Type: Residence Hall Suite/Apartment
Occupancy Type Icon Occupancy Type: Triple
Bathroom Type Icon Bath Type: Shared
Fully Furnished Icon Fully Furnished: Yes
Kitchen Icon Kitchen: Yes
Utensils Icon Kitchen Utensils Included: Yes
AC Icon Air Conditioning: Yes
Washer/Dryer Icon Washer/Dryer: Yes

on-site amenities


Apartment-Style Room
Bedroom (Bed, Nightstand, Dresser, Desk, & Chair)
Kitchen (Refrigerator, Stovetop, Oven, Microwave)
Campus Security 24/7

Traditional-Style or Suite-Style Room
Bedroom (Bed, Dresser, Desk, & Chair)
Campus Security 24/7

No Hidden Costs
Unlimited Electricity & Water
High-Speed Internet (Ethernet)
Monthly Parking Pass - $91 (subject to change)
Monthly Gym Membership - $45 (subject to change)
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Basketball Icon Basketball Courts
Billiard Icon Billiards
Bowling Icon Bowling
Coffee Shop Icon Coffee Shop
Common Area Icon Common Area
Desk Icon Desk
Dresser Icon Dresser
Fitness Icon Fitness Center
Library Icon Library Access
Microwave Icon Microwave
Chair Icon Office Chair
Oven Icon Oven
Refrigerator Icon Refrigerator
Sofa Icon Sofa
Stovetop Icon Stovetop
Swimming Pool Icon Swimming Pool
Wi-Fi Icon Wi-Fi

things to do around Chicago


Live among a diverse group of college students and other young adults with a similar mission who call University Village and UIC their home!  Our housing facilities are nestled in the heart of the city’s West Loop neighborhood, a bustling retail strip with restaurants, coffee roasters, sandwich shops, grocers and boutiques. 

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payment methods

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requirements

ID Icon Age 18+
Government ID Icon Gov. Issued I.D.
Vaccination Icon Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination
Proof of Internship Icon Proof of Internship

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