Summer Intern Housing

The Summer Intern Housing registration portal is now closed. Please check back during the 2023 spring semester to see updates and apply for Summer Intern Housing 2023.

University Residences at Purdue University offers affordable, comfortable and convenient housing for all summer interns at Hawkins Hall. All rooms in Hawkins Hall are air-conditioned, fully furnished and include Wi-Fi, and cable television hookup. Summer internship housing is available from May 22 - August 7, 2022, with a minimum stay of one week (Sunday-Saturday).


Hawkins Hall is an upper class housing community, within walking distance to numerous shops and restaurants, as well as situated on the academic campus close to all main campus buildings. Interns will have access to an exercise and workout facility, 24-hour laundry facility, large lounge areas, large main floor kitchenette and a 13th floor lounge with a spectacular panoramic view of Purdue’s campus.


Each participant must meet the following requirements:

  • 18+ Years of Age
  • Enrolled in a Higher Education, Degree-Seeking Program
  • Enrolled in Internship at Purdue University or Greater Lafayette Area
  • Must abide by the guidelines of behavior for University Residences
  • Must abide by the 2022 Summer Intern Housing Agreement
All participants will be assigned to a single room with access to community bathroom on the floor.


Housing Pricing: $200.00/week (SUNDAY-SATURDAY). Rate will NOT be pro-rated.

Applying and Reserving Your Space

During the application process the following documents will need to be to be uploaded:

  • Proof of enrollment in degree seeking program
  • Proof of employment with your internship
  • Complete departmental account transfer form (Department Pay Option Only)
  • A $75.00 non-refundable application fee is required and will automatically be charged through the application process.

Payment Options

Participants have the following options for payment:

Purdue Departmental Account Transfer Option

If your department with whom you are interning is paying for your housing, a departmental account transfer form will need to be completed. This form will be made available during the registration process. Please have the departmental account transfer document completed and signed by a departmental authority.

The $75.00 application fee will be assessed through the departmental billing and account transfer, therefore not needing to be paid by the intern to reserve a space.

Self-Pay Option

Pay full amount of your stay with major credit card at time of online registration. Registration is not complete until full payment has been received.

Late Stays/Early Arrivals-Residents of University Residences

If you are a Purdue University student who is currently living in University Residences and/or will be living in University Residences in the fall, you may submit a late stay request and/or early arrival request. These requests can be made to accommodate you during the gap time frame in between the end of the spring contract and the beginning of the summer term, as well as the gap of time in between the end of the summer term and beginning of the fall 2022 housing contract.

If you are planning to stay late until your internship contract begins, you will be responsible for paying $32/night. If you are planning to depart later than your internship contract, you will be responsible for paying $32/night. Both of these options will be assessed through your MyPurdue account.

Spring 2022 late stay requests will need to be coordinated with the hall clerk of your current residence hall. Fall 2022 early arrival requests must be coordinated with the hall clerk of your future residence hall.