Housing Rates Academic Year 2021-2022

No rate increase from 2020 - 2021!

Residence Halls - Traditional
Apartment Living
Graduate & Student Family Housing
Maymester Housing
Summer Housing
Living at Lambuth

Residence Halls - Traditional

Rates are per semester

  Double Single

Centennial Place

  • Doubles only
  • Pod-style ◊
$3010    Not available

Living Learning Complex (LLC)

  • Freshmen hall+
  • Pod-style ◊
$2930 $3350

Rawls Hall

  • All female
  • Community-style ◊


$2870 no in-room sink

Smith Hall

  • All female
  • Community-style ◊
$2330 $3330

South Hall

  • All male
  • Doubles only
  • Suite-style ◊
$2670 Not available

Apartment Living 

(Not available for first-year freshmen)

  Rate per semester - Fall & Spring
Carpenter Complex $3700
Centennial Place $3700
Park Ave. A $2690
Park Ave. B $2950


Maymester 2022

Maymester (5/7-5/27) $500


Summer 2022

  Rate per semester
Summer 1 (5/27-7/2)


Summer 2 (7/3-8/6) $1270

If you are taking Full Summer session, you'll need to apply for Summer 1 & Summer 2.


Graduate & Student Family Housing

Rates are per semester

GSFH on South Campus Per semester -
Fall (8/1-12/31)
Spring (1/1-5/31)
  Full Summer (6/1-7/31)
1-Bedroom Townhouse $3850 $1540
2-Bedroom Townhouse or Flat $4440 $1780

Rates include utilities: up to $100 monthly cap (as billed by MLGW) for 1-bedroom units and up to $150 monthly cap (as billed by MLGW) for 2-bedroom units. Overages will be billed to your student account. 

» See estimated monthly cost

Miscellaneous Fees

Housing Application Cancellation Fee
Assessed for students cancelling their housing applications after June 1 (Fall), December 1 (Spring), May 15 (Summer 1), June 15 (Summer 2) but prior to check-in


No Show Cancellation Fee
Assessed for students who do not show up for/complete their check-in. 
Residence Hall Lockout Fee
Key Replacement Fee
Onity ID Card - $10
Physical Key (Carpenter/Park Ave./GSFH) - $40
Improper Check-Out Fee $15

This is not an exhaustive list of fees but rather a reference point for students.

Pod-style: Wing with 10 - 12 rooms sharing 6 - 7 private restroom/shower facilities.

Community-style: Each floor has about 30 rooms sharing two community restroom/shower with individual stalls with doors.

Suite-style: Two rooms (4 people) share one restroom/shower accessible only to the two rooms.

+ LLC is an all-freshmen hall with exception. Some Living Learning Communities could house sophomores. Contact your Living Learning Community advisor for more information.

Park Ave A: Phase I unit (small bedroom) 2-bedroom furnished townhouse/shared unit
    Park Ave. B: Phase II unit (large bedroom) OR Phase I unit - 2-bedroom furnished flat or townhouse/shared unit 

Housing rates are per semester. Contracts are for a full academic year (Fall and Spring semester) unless student is graduating at the end of the Fall semester or not returning to the University for Spring. Students who cancel the Spring portion of their academic year contract after residing in residence halls for any portion of the Fall semester are subject to a contract breakage penalty. Housing fees are charged each semester and students are responsible for paying any balances not covered by financial aid.


Housing fees must be paid to the University Student and Business Services online via TigerXpress.

Or by mail : University of Memphis P. O. Box 1000 Dept. 313 Memphis, TN  38148-0313

Checks or money orders should be made payable to The University of Memphis and include student’s Banner ID number assigned by the University.

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