Housing and Residential Experience


Welcome to Columbia College Chicago! We are thrilled that you are joining our student community and are considering the endless possibilities of living on campus.


Here you will find information to help guide your decision, apply for housing, and answers to frequently asked questions.

Additional information regarding the Housing Application process will be posted online at: https://students.colum.edu/residence-life/

The Housing Contract is for a full academic year (both fall & spring semesters). Breaking the full academic year contract (aside from withdrawing, graduating, or Semester in LA or abroad) will result in early termination penalties and fees, up to the full cost of the signed contract.