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Seattle Intern Housing

Fully furnished private room on the UW campus

  • Convenient, central location
  • Amenities, including free wi-fi, and laundry
  • Community of students 
  • Reasonably priced
  • Registration begins February 2024
  • Move in as early as Sunday, June 16, 2024
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Summer intern housing begins Sunday, June 16, 2024

Available from mid-June through late August 2024.

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 Guest Housing page. We offer short term and longer term stays to fit your schedule.

All interns remain eligible for housing at UW, even if internships are partially or fully virtual.

Seattle intern experience

We have been providing housing at our Seattle campus for over ten years for student interns working for companies like Amazon, Meta, 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 Meta


  • Rooms are per person/per night, single-occupancy
  • All rooms are fully furnished
  • Minimum stay is 28 nights for interns
Elm Hall
Main lounge, Elm Hall
Residence Hall room

Residence Hall

Located on west campus, recently constructed residence halls feature lounges, meeting and study space. Rooms are fully furnished and include a private bath, microwave, and refrigerator. Linens and towels are included.


Single-occupancy room with private bath

Single-occupancy studio with private bath, kitchenette

$71.75 per night

$95.75 per night

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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In every building

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Coffee, grab-n-go, dry goods

Application requirements

Reservations for Intern Housing are processed on a space-available basis. The number of rooms are limited, and early reservations are encouraged.

  • A $350 prepayment toward your final total is required to hold your housing reservation. If you cancel your reservation or do not check in, the prepayment will be retained by Conference Services and no refund will be made.
  • All housing payments are due and payable in full prior to check-in.
  • Submitting a reservation form does not guarantee your reservation.
  • Reservations are nontransferable.
  • You must read and accept the Terms and Conditions of staying on campus, which are listed in the Reservation Form.

Questions? Contact us.