All students should be prepared to share rooms if necessary (single rooms will be assigned by class year). The required forms to apply for summer housing are available on the Forms and Applications page.
Recent graduates of Smith College and non-Smith students do not qualify for college housing.
Payment & Fees
The fees for rooms only in Park and Parsons are per week (Sunday through Saturday). There is no meal plan for these houses. Kitchen privileges in these houses are conditional based on the upkeep and sanitation of the kitchen. Students must also plan to provide their own cooking equipment and utensils.
The fees for room and board in Hopkins, Parsons Annex, and Talbot (Meal Plan I and II; see below) are per week, or any part of a week.
We have a custom calculator so you can figure out your summer housing costs! Use this link to estimate your total payment.
When you contract for the weeks requested, you are expected and responsible for paying the full amount regardless of whether you stay the entire time or not. You will be responsible for the total cost of any given full week, regardless of when your checkout date is. You will not be able to subtract weeks or change any weeks already contracted for, but you can always add weeks.
If you are unsure of the number of weeks you will need, please only sign up for the minimal amount needed and add later. Rooms will be inspected and any damages and/or cleaning charges will be assessed to you. If you don't return the keys to your room and/or the summer dining card, you will billed for the replacement cost of these items.
You must be on a meal plan if you are to live in a meal plan house. It is not an option to move out of a meal plan house and into a nonmeal plan house or vice versa.
Breakfast and lunch can be purchased at Campus Center Café Monday through Friday.
If you have any dietary concerns, please contact Kathy Zieja at 585-2300 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meal Plan I
Provides room and 14 meals per week (breakfast, lunch and dinner Monday through Thursday and breakfast and lunch on Friday; no dinner). Students will have $50 per week on their Onecard to purchase Breakfast and Lunch at the Campus Center Cafe and dinners will be served at Lamont House.
Meal Plan II
Provides meals seven days a week except for a few holiday periods. Students will have $50 per week on their Onecard to purchase Breakfast and Lunch at the Campus Center Cafe and dinners and weekend meals will be served at Lamont House. (on a few occasions, weekend meals may be served at KIng/Scales)
Rules and Regulations
Long-term "guests" are considered an abuse of this privilege and could result in cancellation of the student's contract. Rooms will be inspected and damages or cleaning charges will be assessed.