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Campus Rentals

A two-night minimums are required on all stays.  Guests may arrive starting on 6/14/18 and must depart on or before 6/17/18.  

Residence Hall Rooms: Each room has two single beds, sheets, blankets, pillows and cases, towels, washcloths, soap, drinking glasses, and a small refrigerator. Restroom facilities are communal-style shared baths.

The total price of a two night room rental, including tax, is $224
The total price of a three night room rental, including tax, is $336

Apartments:  **APARTMENTS ARE SOLD OUT FOR 2018!  See information below regarding our waitlist.**  Each apartment has two bedrooms with two single beds each (4 beds total), a bathroom, living room, and kitchen area. Sheets, blankets, pillows and cases, towels, washclothes, soap and drinking glasses are provided.

The total price of a two night room rental, including tax, is $488
The total price of a three night room rental, including tax, is $732

Laundry facilities and parking in residence lots are provided at no charge. Rooms do not include land-line phones; please remember to bring your cell phone. Please consider bringing a small fan as rooms are not air-conditioned.

Smoking is prohibited on all UMD property. The smoking ban includes indoor facilities and the campus grounds. Pets are not allowed in the housing facilities.

Making a Reservation

Availability is on a first come, first served basis. 

Please note that our apartments are currently SOLD OUT for 2018.  If you'd like to add yourself to our apartment waitlist, please complete this form

Reservations for Residence Hall rooms are still open!  To make a reservation, access our online reservation system.  At the bottom of the screen, select the appropriate event - 2018 Grandma's Marathon - and click "Sign Up".  As part of the reservation process you'll need to submit payment for your stay via our online payment gateway.  Once you've submitted payment, you'll need to click the "CONTINUE" button to return to the reservation request form in order to ensure your reservation request is submitted.

Need to cancel a reservation?  Please email us at to cancel your reservation.  A $25 cancellation fee does apply.  Please note, we are unable to offer refunds after June 1st.  

Questions? Check out our FAQs page. If you can’t find the answer to your question, please e-mail or call 218-726-7390 between 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday - Friday.

Useful Links

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