Intern Housing Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible for intern housing and when does it run?

College students enrolled in a degree-seeking program involved in a summer internship in the area are eligible to utilize intern housing. 

How much does it cost?

Rates differ depending on the room style chosen. Single studio rates are $75 per night, a single in a double or quadruple occupancy room is $65 per night, and a double room is $50 per night.

Will I have a roommate?

Depending on the room preference you choose, you may select a desired roommate. If no roommate is chosen, we will assign you with another intern of the same gender. 

What comes in my room?

Each room has a bed, desk, chair, dresser and closet. The common area features a 50’ flat screen Smart TV with couches and a coffee table. A kitchenette equipped with a stove, sink and refrigerator is also available.

What do I need to bring?

  • Linens, pillow and blanket for an extra-long twin bed
  • Towels
  • Personal hygiene products
  • Shower supplies
  • Hangers
  • Laundry basket, detergent, dry sheets
  • Desk lamp
  • Umbrella
  • Alarm clock
  • Iron
  • Cookware for kitchenette

Items you are not allowed to bring

  • Pets (except fish)
  • Halogen lamp
  • Open-coil appliances such as toasters and hot plates
  • Waterbeds
  • Candles
  • Weapons
  • Drinking games/ drinking game paraphernalia

Where can I do my laundry?

  • Laundry machines are located on each floor of New Hall. Laundry is free. Residents must supply their own detergent/ dryer sheets.

Who do I contact if there is damage to my room?

Maintenance requests should be sent via email to
Subject: Intern Name: Room: xxx:

What if I lost my ID card?

Contact the Office of Camps and Conference Services via email or call the On-Duty phone number.
Subject: Intern Name Lost ID

What if I want to mail a letter?

The campus mail room is located in the lower level of New Hall
Hours: Monday–Friday: 8:00am-4:00pm*

*Hours may vary

The U.S. Post Office is located at 5 S. Washington Street, Naperville, IL.
Phone: (630) 717-2662

Where can I receive incoming mail?

All incoming mail should be sent as follows:
Recipient’s Name
451 S. Brainard Street
ATTN: Conference Services
Naperville, IL 60540

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