Summer Intern Housing

Empty room with many windows overlooking green space and campus buildings.

Summer housing is available for all college student interns, whether you work downtown, in the Uptown area or anywhere in the Greater Cincinnati area. The University of Cincinnati offers interns a convenient and affordable summer lifestyle, all in a vibrant urban setting. Your summer will be worry-free at UC.


Due to COVID-19, UC will not be hosting summer interns in 2021. Contact us to plan ahead for next year!

Conveniently Located Upscale Accommodations

Accommodations offer single or multi-person fully- furnished apartments, with:

  • Full kitchen and bath
  • On-site coin laundry
  • Air conditioning, high-speed Internet access, and cable TV service
  • 24-hour front-desk service with residence life staff

Housing Options

  • 4-week minimum stay is required
  • A week runs Sunday - Saturday and is billed accordingly, regardless of the arrival day during the week
  • Included in the weekly fee is access to two on-campus fitness centers
  • A non-refundable $150 application fee is required with your intern housing registration. This will be applied to your final rent invoice.
  • 2+ Person Apartment - $250 per week - will be assigned a roommate(s)
  • Single Apartment - $350 per week (limited quantity)

Optional Add-ons

These optional services are designed to make your stay worry-free, with everything you need on campus.

  • Parking pass:  $25 per week with unlimited in and out access in a parking garage
  • Linen package rental:  $15 for your entire stay. You will be responsible for returning the full package at departure. Package Includes: (1) pillow, (1) pillow case, (1) blanket, (1) extra long twin flat and fitted sheet, (1) bath towel, (1) wash cloth, (1) hand towel
  • Meal plan: Purchase to use at the campus dining center. The dining center has specific service hours which may work well with your schedule. Plan options include: 
    • 36 Meals - $358
    • 48 Meals - $443
    • 65 Meals - $600
    • 100 Meals - $900

Easy Access to Work, Food, Entertainment, and More

UC sits at the center of Uptown, where you'll find over 100 merchants - groceries, hair salons, a movie theater, and package pickup, not to mention every type of food you could want, all within a 5-minute walk or bike ride from campus. Downtown Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky offer hundreds of dining, shopping and entertainment options, via a short ride share.

Local Transportation Options

Dining and Shopping

Restaurants and Shopping in Uptown Cincinnati by geographical area
Calhoun / McMillan Streets Area
Ludlow Area Short Vine Area
Panera Bread Dewey's Pizza Donatos Pizza
Floyd's of Cincinnati Skyline Chili The Sweet Place
Buffalo Wild Wings J. Gumbos Conscious Kitchen
Currito Biagio's Bistro Domino's Pizza
Insomnia Cookies Arlin's Island Frydays
BIBIBOP Asian Grill Los Potrillos Taste of Belgium
Smoothie King Sitwell's Lydia's Graeters Cock & Bull
Raising Cane's Marrakech Morrocan Café and Grille The 86 Uptown
Pieology Ambar Alabama-Que
Mr. Sushi Ludlow garage Papa Johns Pizza
Keystone Proud Rooster LaRosa's
Starbucks The Whole Bowl Wingstop
The Brass Tap Grill of India Ladder 19
DiBellas's Subs Habenaro Hangover Easy
Waffle House Gaslight Bar and Grill Mio's Pizzeria Pub
Highway 55 Baladi Restaurant & Bakery Martino's on Vine
Elephant Walk Cactus Pear Steak and Lemonade
Einstein Bros. Bagels Bruegger's Bagels Al-Madina Indian & Pakistani Grill
Krishna Indian United Dairy Farmers Dive Bar
Roll On In Jagdeep's Indian Grocery Kroger
FusaBowl Clifton Market Walgreens
Jimmy Johns Hunan Bistro CVS
Chipotle Corinthian El Taco Veloz
Chatime Fries Café Tim Hortons
Drunken Tacos    
Thai Express    
Chicago Gyros and Dogs    
King Wok    
Maki Express    
Tea n Bowl    
Ninja Grill    
Bagel Brothers    
Penn Station    
Tweedles Donut Express    
Fortune Noodle House    
China Food    
K&J Seafood    
Poke World    
Mac Shack    
Hop Scotch    
Peace Café    
Kung Fu Tea    
Mac's Pizza Pub    
Fuzzy's Taco Shop