Living at Springfield

We offer housing options for undergraduate and graduate students.

All housing costs for undergraduate and graduate students listed below are for the academic year.

Undergraduate students are required to live on campus for their first three years. All housing rates are billed per semester.

Student studying in Reed Hall

*Please note: For Fall 2020 undergraduate housing rates ONLY, there is a 20% reduction in cost due to the adjusted housing dates for this semester. This rate will be adjusted based on the semester fee and not the annual total listed below.

Undergraduate Housing Costs for 2020-21

Double Occupancy $7,250
Single Occupancy $9,060
Town Houses $11,040
Senior Suites $11,040
Living Center Single $11,040
Living Center Double $10,000

Graduate Housing Costs for 2020-21

Off-campus College-owned Apartments (Upper Hill) $9,860
Off-campus College-owned Apartments (Lower Hill) $7,400

Residence Life Cancellation Policies

The College has a three-year residency requirement for first-year students, sophomore, and juniors. All housing contracts are for the full academic year.

First-year students, sophomores, and juniors who wish to cancel their housing must complete a commuter request application and submit it to the Office of Housing and Residence Life. If the request is approved, the following cancelation fee will be assessed. Any student who was eligible to commute who also selected to live on-campus is bound by the three-year residency requirement.

Before May 12, 2020 $400
May 12 - July 1, 2020 $600
July 2 - Oct. 16, 2020 *30%
After Oct. 16, 2020 *100%

*Percentage of housing cost for the academic year

Students who have fulfilled the three-year residency requirement and participate in a Housing selection process:

After on-line suite style Housing selection $800
After traditional room selection, but by May 12, 2020 $1,700
After May 12, 2020 and before first day of Fall 2020 classes *30%
After first day of classes in Fall 2020 *100%

*Percentage of housing cost for the academic year

Graduate students who have selected a room who wish to cancel their housing must notify the Office of Housing and Residence Life in writing and the following cancellation fee will be assessed.

Before May 12, 2020 $600
May 12 - June 30, 2020 $800
July 1 - Aug. 21, 2020 *20%
After Aug. 21, 2020 *100%

*Percentage of housing cost for the academic year.

Students who officially withdraw from the College should refer to the Tuition and Housing Refund Policy.