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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Summer Session Housing

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Updated 2-16-2015:

Maverick Summer Meal Plan Now Available!

($200 to be used in the Carkoski Dining Hall and the Centennial Student Union dining areas. - See schedules and more information below.)

Read on for important details about applying for Summer 2015 Housing,
the assignment process, and different housing options.

[PDF] Download the Summer Housing Information Flier (349 KiB)

[PDF] Download the Summer Housing Application (237 KiB)

[PDF] Download the Summer Housing Contract (134 KiB)

Summer Housing for Stadium Heights Residents


Summer 2015 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 I Housing is available from Saturday, May 9 through Friday, May 15 for individuals currently living in the residence communities and enrolled for a class that begins on Monday, May 18, 2015. Interim II Housing is available for individuals with a Fall Semester 2015-2016 housing contract who are also enrolled in a course ending on or after Friday, July 25.

Summer Housing Calendar  

Reserve a space in Summer Housing
In the Department of Residential Life office from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Reservations are also accepted by mail.

Receive your room assignment
On or after Friday, April 24, you will be notified of your room assignment, room type, and roommate information. 

Interim Housing I
Current residents may contract to stay in the residence communities from Saturday, May 9 to Friday, May 15 and move to their summer session rooms on Sunday, May 10 and Monday, May 11.

Summer Session
Communities open for students moving in on Saturday, May 16 and close Friday, July 24.

Five-week Module I
Communities open for students moving in on Saturday, May 16. The housing term ends Friday, June 19.

Five-week Module II
Communities open for students moving in on Saturday, June 20. The housing term ends Friday, July 24.

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

Interim Housing II
Students living on campus Friday, July 24 who also have a 2015-2016 Housing Contract may apply to stay on campus from Saturday, July 25 through Wednesday, August 19. Students should plan to move to their fall semester rooms on Monday,
August 17.  The residence communities open for fall semester on Thursday, August 20.


Summer and Interim Housing for 2015 is available in McElroy H Hall and Preska I Hall. Each room includes an air conditioner.  Each floor has a study lounge, a kitchen, and private shower areas.

The following floors will be available for summer housing:

McElroy H3
Preska I2
Preska I4

McElroy H4
Preska I1
Preska I3

All Minnesota State Mankato Residence Communities are smokefree.

Room Types  

Two types of rooms are available: doubles and singles.



Double                                                              Single                                     


Maverick Summer Meal Plan

Stop into the Residential Life Office Monday - Friday between 8:00 A.M.- 4:00 P.M. to sign up for the Optional Maverick Summer Meal Plan.  The Maverick Summer Meal Plan for residents includes $200 Flex Dollars that may be used at either the Carkoski Dining Hall or Centennial Student Union open dining areas.

Student purchases are tax free so you can have the luxury of saving money while dining right here on campus!  Unused Flex Dollars may be used in 2015-2016 fall semester.


Summer Dining Hours of Operation:

Carkoski Dining Hall: (June 8 - July 17)

Monday - Thursday
Breakfast:  7:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.
Lunch:       11:30 A.M. - 1:15 A.M.
Dinner:      5:30 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.

Breakfast:  7:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.
Lunch:       11:30 A.M. - 1:15 A.M.

Centennial Student Union:

Monday - Thursday
Jazzman's:  7:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Jazzman's:  7:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.



Monday - Friday
Grill 155:   7:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Stacks:     10:30 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.
Taco Bell: 10:30 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.   

Guests: Meals on these dates are also available for purchase with cash or credit card.


Applying For Summer Housing   


1. Complete the Summer 2015 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. If you are under 18 years of age, a guardian's signature is also required.


3. Return your Housing Application and the Housing Contract, along with your payment, to the Department of Residential Life (111 Carkoski Commons). You will receive your copy of the contract when you are notified of your room assignment and room type on or after Friday, April 24.


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 9 - May 15)



Summer Session
(10 weeks)



Five-week Module I
(May 16 - June 19)



Five-week Module II
(June 20 - July 24)



Per Three-week Module



Per Two-week Module



Interim II Housing
(July 25 - August 19)



Entire Summer
(May 9 - August 19)





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.


Contact the Department of Residential Life