Living Options

Rates & Pricing

The College Houses have two room rates. All first-year student rooms have the same rate $11,754. Our upperclass rooms have two room rates, $11,754 or $15,418, which vary depending on room type selected. During the selection process for our returning students, rooms rates will be indicated at the bottom of each available room during your timeslot.

Please note that room rates are reviewed each year by the University’s Board of Trustees and are confirmed after room selection concludes. Room rates that you will see during the process are based off of current academic year rates. Typically, room rates are increased approximately 3% to 4% each year.

Sansom Place has four room rates, which vary depending on the room type selected. 

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First-year students are welcome to select their College House preferences from any of our First-Year or Four-Year College Houses.  All rooms are $11,754 for the 2022 – 2023 academic year.

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Upperclass, Transfer & Exchange

Second-year, third-year, fourth-year, and transfer and exchange students are able to request housing from any of our Four-Year or Upperclass College Houses.  Room rates vary depending on room type selected.

All rooms in W.E.B. Du Bois*, Gregory* (Van Pelt and Class of 1925), Stouffer (Stouffer only), Lauder, and Gutmann College House* are $11,754 for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Most rooms in Stouffer (Mayer)* are $11,754 for the 2022 – 2023 academic year, with the exception of the double apartments (2 bedrooms, living room, and kitchen) which are $15,418 for the 2022 – 2023 academic year.

Room Types in Harnwell*, Harrison*, and Rodin* vary by building.

Room Types Room Rate
Single Room (1 BR) $11,754
Double Room (2 BR, LR) $11,754
Double Room (2 BR) $11,754
Double Apartment (1 BR/LR/KIT) $11,754
Quad Apartment (3 BR/LR/KIT) $11,754
Single Apartment (1 BR/LR/KIT) $15,418
Double Apartment (2 BR/LR/KIT) $15,418
Triple Apartment (3 BR/LR/KIT) $15,418
Quad Apartment (4 BR/LR/KIT) $15,418

*All units in Du Bois, Gregory, Lauder, Mayer, Harnwell, Harrison, Rodin and Gutmann College House have private bathrooms.

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LPS Undergraduate

LPS Undergraduate students are able to request housing in our graduate housing at Sansom Place. Room rates vary depending on room type.

Occupancy term is August 27, 2022 through May 10, 2023.

Room Type Room Rate
Single (1 BR/Shared Bath) $11,754
Double (2 BR/KIT) $11,754
Single Apartment (1 BR/LR/KIT) $15,418



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Graduate students are able to apply for housing in Sansom Place. The occupancy term for the 2022-2023 academic year is August 27, 2022 through June 30, 2023. Room rates vary based on room type and are billed on a monthly basis. Rent is due in accordance with the schedule and policies set by the Office of Student Financial Services.

Room Type Monthly Rent per Occupant
Single Room (1 BR/Shared Bath) $1,117
Triple (3BR/Bath) $1,117
Double (2 BR/KIT/Bath) $1,242
Single Apartment (1 BR/LR/KIT/Bath) $1,864
Graduate Plus Other** (1 BR-Queen bed/LR/KIT/Bath) $1,988

*Residents may apply for Early Termination effective June 1 if they submit documentation from their school confirming that their academic year has ended. If approved, June rent will be prorated based on the date move-out has been completed.

**Graduate students renting an apartment for self and spouse/partner (see section eight of the Terms & Conditions for University Housing). Please note that the per occupant cost in a Graduate Plus Other room covers both student and one spouse/partner.

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Terms and Conditions

The following terms and conditions outline the policies that allow students to live in housing at the University of Pennsylvania. Within these guidelines are eligibility requirements, occupancy periods, vacancy and room changes, charges and cancellation procedures, among others. Be sure to read through this section carefully, as you will be held responsible for all of the material covered in this Terms and Conditions section.

2022-2023 Terms and Conditions