We offer housing on campus during the summer and winter breaks for current students. You will find information below on break housing and costs.

Summer 2022 Housing Information

River Hawk Village at UMass Lowell offers various room options and configurations including: 4-person traditional units standard deluxe townhouse deluxe units with multilevel layouts free laundry in unit full kitchen (stovetop, oven, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator & sink)

Summer Break Housing - May 16 through August 16

Summer housing will be provided in River Hawk Village this year. Housing will be assigned to students in shared apartments and bedrooms. There is a mandatory meal plan for the summer, students can select the plan option that best meets their needs.

Students currently living on campus will be able to stay in their spring housing assignment until summer housing begins. Similarly, at the end of summer, students who are living on campus in the fall will be able to move into their fall housing assignment directly from summer housing.

Summer housing applications will be available on the Online Housing Portal starting April 1, 2022.


Summer Break Housing Rate

The cost to remain on campus for the entire summer break is $3,500. Students who only need housing for a portion of the break should note that within the summer application to have their room booking adjusted accordingly and be billed the prorated nightly rate.


Meal Plan Options

  • 10 meals per week - $1,500
  • 19 meals per week - $2,400

Winter 2023 Housing Information

Students walk down a snowy path on East Campus.

Winter Break Housing

We plan for all residence halls to be open for winter break with limited services. Students must complete a winter housing application to remain on campus for winter break. This will ensure proper ID card access to your building and allow the use of your meal plan. Please note that students living on South Campus and at the ICC will need to manage their own transportation to East Campus to access the dining hall.

Winter housing applications will be available starting November 1, 2022 on the Housing Portal, click "Housing Applications" and select "Winter 2023".

Winter Break Housing Rate

The cost to remain on campus for the entire winter break is yet to be announced. Students who only need housing for a portion of the break should note that within the winter application to have their room booking adjusted accordingly and be billed the prorated nightly rate.