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Housing Options

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A variety of options

UMD offers students many choices of housing styles and locations.

A variety of furnished housing is available at UMD for students who wish to live in University residence halls and apartments. The University offers housing to approximately 1,850 students in traditional residence halls and approximately 1,100 students in apartment-style units.

Wireless internet is available in all University housing facilities. Basic cable television service is provided in all rooms and apartments. All laundry facilities may be used by residents at no additional charge, but residents must provide their own laundry detergent.

Residence Halls

Residence hall rooms are furnished with beds and mattresses, draperies, desks, chairs, drawer space, wastebaskets, compact refrigerator, basic cable tv service, and wireless internet. Almost all rooms in the residence halls are designed for two students. Students living in the residence halls must provide their own bed linens (pillows, sheets, pillow cases, blankets and bedspreads).


Apartment units are furnished with refrigerator, stove, couch and chair, end table, dining table and chairs, beds and mattresses, desks, chairs, dressers, desk lamps, draperies, basic cable tv service, and, wireless internet. Students living in the apartments must provide their own cooking and eating utensils, wastebaskets, and bed linens (pillows, sheets, pillow case, blanket and bedspread). Each apartment is designed for four students.