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Seattle Intern Housing

Housing designed to support your summer internship

  • Convenient, central location
  • Amenities including free wi-fi
  • Summer availability
  • Community of students
Apply for intern housing

Our 2020 summer intern housing begins

  • Sunday, June 21 and runs through early September. Apply now!
  • Minimum stay is 28 nights for interns

On-campus housing is available at the University of Washington for college and university students pursuing summer internship opportunities in the Seattle area. The University of Washington’s Seattle campus is located in the vibrant University District, a short bus or light rail ride away from downtown, Bellevue or Redmond.

If your internship is shorter than our minimum of 28 days, please visit our Summer Guest Housing page. We offer short term and longer term stays to fit your schedule.

Seattle intern experience

We have been providing housing at our Seattle campus for over ten years for student interns working for companies like Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Nordstrom and T-Mobile.

You are eligible for summer intern housing if:

  • You are 18 years or older at the date of check-in, AND
  • You are a registered student at an accredited college or university

Interns must present a government-issued photo ID and current college or university ID at check-in.

Clients include: Nordstrom, Microsoft, Google and Facebook


  • Rooms are per person/per night, single-occupancy
  • Rates vary by building
  • All rooms are fully furnished and include a twin bed with pillows and sheets and a set of towels
  • Minimum stay is 28 nights for interns


Student studying on roof deck
Living room and kitchen in Mercer Court apartment
Single room, Mercer Court

Mercer Court apartments

Located on the west side of campus, Mercer Court apartments have single-occupancy rooms off a main living space and kitchen. The apartments are fully furnished throughout including full-size kitchen appliances. 

Choose from:

Single-occupancy room in a 2, 3 or 4 bedroom apartment with shared bath $60/night
Single-occupancy room in a 5 or 6 bedroom apartment with private bath $65/night
Single-occupancy studio apartment


Availability in 2020

Starts: Sunday, June 21
Ends: Early September

Terry Hall
Floor lounge with TV, Maple Hall
Single room in Maple Hall

Maple Hall

Located on west campus among other residence halls, Maple Hall features a main lounge and floor lounges with meeting and study space. Rooms are fully furnished and include a private bath.

Single-occupancy room with private bath $55/night

Availability in 2020

Starts: Sunday, June 21
Ends: Early September

Amenities for interns

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In AREA 01, Maple Hall

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High-speed connections

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In Elm Hall

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$30 credit for interns

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Coffee, grab-n-go, dry goods

Application requirements

  • A non-refundable $100 deposit holds your housing reservation
  • Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions

Extending your stay

A limited number of rooms are available for extended stays from Monday, September 14 to Friday,
September 18, 2020. These rooms are located in other residence halls and require you to move from
your intern housing assignment in Mercer Court or Maple Hall. If you are interested in this extended
stay option please contact us.

Housing designed to support your internship

Our 2020 summer intern housing begins Sunday, June 21 and runs through early September. Apply now!

Apply for Intern Housing

Questions? Contact us.