Students enrolled in the 10-week summer JBS programs are eligible for on-campus housing. Students enrolled in JBS programs will be housed in Ziv. If you are interested in living in Charles River, please contact DCL before the application deadline. Housing for all JBS students begins on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Housing for 8-week programs ends on Friday, July 27, 2018. Housing for 9 week programs ends on Friday, August 3, 2018. Housing for 10-week programs ends on Friday, August 10, 2018. All enrolled JBS students assigned to housing in Ziv are required to have a summer meal plan. Students requesting to live in Charles River Apartments will NOT be required to have a summer meal plan.
Students must meet the following requirements in order to receive on-campus housing as a student employee:
- Enrolled in an on-campus or Boston area JBS program. Students do not have to be enrolled prior to requesting housing, but must be enrolled prior to moving into housing.
- Students who withdraw from the JBS program during the summer will have 48 hours to vacate their housing assignment.
Summer Housing Rates
Housing rates for the JBS program are flat rates depending on the length of the program. All JBS summer program students are assigned to single rooms within a suite.
- 8-week program – $2,000
- 9-week program – $2,250
- 10-week program – $2,500
All students housed in Ziv are required to have a 15-meal meal plan, with no weekend meals until July.
Summer Housing Process
Obtaining summer housing is a fairly simple process. Below are the steps that students, faculty, and staff must take in order for students to receive summer housing.
Step 1: ApplyComplete the JBS Summer Housing Application. Forms must be submitted by May 16, 2018 for priority consideration. Applications received after May 16 will be housed in the order they are received.
Step 2: Transitional Housing, Part IIf you wish to live on-campus between the end of final exams and the beginning of the summer, you must complete the Transitional Housing Request form. Transitional Housing costs a flat rate of $500. Your student account will be billed directly for transitional housing. See the Transitional Housing page for more information.
Step 3: Move-In
Students will be notified of their summer residence by May 25, 2018. Keys for summer housing will be available for pick up on June 3, 2018 from the Department of Community Living in Usdan. Students who are residing on campus for Transitional Housing (part I) will be expected to move into their summer housing early.