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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Summer Session Housing

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Information about 2018 Summer Housing will be posted here in mid-February. Please check back!

Summer Housing Documents:

  2017 Summer Housing Contract

  2017 Summer Housing Application


Summer 2017 Housing is available for students enrolled in at least one summer course at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Space is limited and assignments are made on a first-come, first-served basis.

Interim 1 Housing is available from Saturday, May 6 through Friday, May 19 for individuals currently living in the residence communities and enrolled for a class that begins on Monday, May 22, 2017. Interim 2 Housing is available for individuals with a Fall Semester 2017-2018 housing contract who are also enrolled in a course ending on or after Friday, July 28.

Summer Housing Calendar  

Reserve a Space in Summer Housing
You may begin to sign up for Summer Housing In the Residential Life Office from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday.

Receive your Room Assignment
On or after April 20, you will be notified of your room assignment, room type, and roommate information. 

Interim 1 Housing
Spring Semester residents who have a summer assignment may sign up to stay in the residence communities from Saturday, May 6 to Friday, May 19 and move to their summer session room on Sunday, May 7 or Monday, May 8.

Summer Session
Communities open for students moving in on Saturday, May 20. Summer session housing ends on Friday, July 31.

Five-week Module I
Communities open for students moving in on Saturday, May 20. This housing term ends Friday, June 23.

Five-week Module II
Communities open for students moving in on Saturday, June 24. This housing term ends Friday, July 28.

Two-week and Three-week Modules
Halls open the Saturday prior to each module and close the last Friday of each module.

Interim 2 Housing
Students living on campus Friday, July 31 who also have a 2017-2018 room reservation may apply to stay on campus from Saturday, July 29 through Wednesday, August 16. Students should plan to move to their Fall Semester rooms on Monday, August 14.  The residence communities open for Fall Semester on Thursday, August 17.


Summer and Interim Housing for 2017 will be housed in McElroy H Hall, which is a renovated hall that has air conditioners in each of the rooms. Each floor also contains a study lounge, floor kitchen, and a community bathroom.

The following floors will be available for Summer Housing:

McElroy H1
McElroy H2
McElroy H3
McElroy H4

Room Types  

Two types of rooms are available: Doubles and Singles.


Double                                                              Single                                     

Maverick Summer Meal Plan

Summer Housing residents are eligible to select the Maverick Summer Dining Dollars Plan.  This plan includes $200 Dining Dollars that can be used at the University Dining Centerl or any other retail dining location on campus (including the CSU).  Unused Dining Dollars will roll over to Fall and Spring Semester.  Sign up for this meal plan in the Residential Life Office today!

Summer Dining Hours of Operation

University Dining Center
  • To be announced
Centennial Student Union
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Jazzman's: Jazzman's: Jazzman's: Jazzman's: Jazzman's:
Grill 155: Grill 155: Grill 155: Grill 155: Grill 155:
Taco Bell: Taco Bell: Taco Bell: Taco Bell: Taco Bell:
Stacks: Stacks: Stacks: Stacks: Stacks:

Applying For Summer Housing   

  1. Complete the Summer 2017 Housing Application. Indicate your preference on the application regarding room type. Due to limited space, we cannot guarantee we will be able to honor your room type request or make a guarantee of roommate compatibility.
  2. Carefully read both sides of the Housing Contract. It is a binding agreement for the duration of the period indicated on your application. Sign and date the bottom of the contract.
  3. Return your Housing Application and the Housing Contract, along with your payment, to the Residential Life Office (111 Carkoski Commons). You will receive a signed copy of the Housing Contract when you are notified of your room assignment and room type on or after April 20.

Rates and Payment

Payment of the double room rate is due in full at the time of application for Interim Housing or Five-, Three-, or Two-Week Modules. One half of the double room rate is due at the time of application for the full 10-week session. The remaining balance is due per the payment option you arrange with Student Financial Services.




Interim I Housing
(May 6 - May 19)



Summer Session
(10 weeks)



Five-week Module I
(May 20 - June 23)



Five-week Module II
(June 26 - July 28)



Per Three-week Module



Per Two-week Module



Interim II Housing
(July 29 - August 16)



Entire Summer
(May 6 - August 16)




Contracts may be cancelled without financial obligation if written notice of cancellation is received by Residential Life 14 days prior to your move-in date. Written notice of cancellation received by Residential Life less than 14 days prior to your move-in date will result in a charge of $30.