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.

Intern housing will be available May 7 - August 5, 2023 in an apartment on UC's campus.

Housing Registration

Housing Registration will open in mid-February 2023. If you would like to be notified once registration opens, please email to be placed on our list serv.

Conveniently Located Upscale Accommodations

University Park Apartments offer single or multi-person fully-furnished apartments with:

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

Summer Intern Housing

Housing Options 

  • A 4-week minimum stay is required.
  • 2 - 4 Person Apartment - $36 per night - will be assigned a roommate(s)
  • Single Apartment - $50 per night - Very Limited
  • A 4-week minimum stay is required.
  • A non-refundable $150 processing fee is required at the time of registration.
  • UC Conference & Event Services prefers your housing is paid in full at the time of booking, but we realize this may not be an option for everyone. We ask that you pay 50% of your total balance up front and then the remaining 50% prior to your move-in date.

Optional Add-Ons

The following optional Add-Ons are available to make your stay more comfortable:

  • Linen Package: A Linen Package includes a pillow, pillow case, XL twin flat and fitted sheets, blanket, bath towel, hand towel & wash cloth. Linen packages are available for a rental fee of $15.00 for your entire stay. You will be responsible for laundering the items throughout your stay and returning the full package at departure.
  •  Parking Pass: Parking passes are available at Calhoun Garage for $25 per week with unlimited in and out privileges. Calhoun Garage is directly below UPA.
  • Campus Dining Center Pass:
    • 36 Meals (tentatively $397)
    • 48 Meals (tentatively $492)
    • 65 Meals (tentatively $668)
    • 100 Meals (tentatively $1,003)
  • Rec Center Pass: For $12/week you gain access to our 212,000 square feet recreation facility.

Summer Intern COVID Information

The University of Cincinnati no longer requires, but strongly recommends, summer guests to be vaccinated against COVID-19. 

All residents of UC Housing, including non-matriculated guests such as interns and ELS students, are required to comply with the University of Cincinnati’s COVID-19 policies and procedures found on the Public Health Website at    

For Interns staying in UC Housing, please note the following updates:

  1. All interns must download UC's COVID Check app. It can be downloaded through the Apple App Store and Google Play Store; a  web-based tool is also available. It’s free and easy to use.
  2. Use the COVID Check app to report any symptoms or exposure to COVID-19 and connect with a friendly public health navigator, who will answer your questions and provide guidance on how to take care of yourself and avoid infecting others, should you test positive.
  3. Testing is available at no charge to you at Steger Student Life Center.  See here for testing info about Steger: testing. There are also many locations off campus that offer free testing. You are welcome to test anytime you want to, not just for symptoms or exposures.
  4. If you develop symptoms suggestive of COVID-19, you must immediately isolate yourself from others and get a PCR test. Report your symptoms immediately in the COVID Check app. Please wear a mask any time you are not in a room alone with the door closed.
  5. If you need medical care, there is a Kroger Little Clinic at 1 Corry St  Cincinnati, OH 45219 (513) 872-1530.
  6. Click here for information about  isolation and quarantine.
  7. If you have additional questions, call the UC COVID Check Response Team hotline at: (513) 558-1772 or (513) 558-177. The hotline is staffed Monday - Thursday from 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Friday through Sunday from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  8. You can also email for assistance.

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 of no more than 10 minutes, depending on the destination.

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
Buffalo Wild Wings
Skyline Chili The Sweet Place
Currito J. Gumbos Conscious Kitchen
Insomnia Cookies
Biagio's Bistro Domino's Pizza
BIBIBOP Asian Grill
Arlin's Island Frydays
Smoothie King
Los Potrillos Taste of Belgium
Raising Cane's Sitwell's Graeters Stadium Social
Pieology Ambar The 86 Uptown
Mr. Sushi
Ludlow Garage Alabama-Que
Proud Rooster Papa Johns Pizza
The Whole Bowl LaRosa's
DiBellas's Subs
Habenaro Wingstop
Waffle House
Gaslight Bar and Grill Ladder 19
Highway 55
Baladi Restaurant & Bakery Hangover Easy
Elephant Walk
Cactus Pear Mio's Pizzeria Pub
Krishna Indian
Bruegger's Bagels Martino's on Vine
Roll On In
United Dairy Farmers Steak and Lemonade
Jagdeep's Indian Grocery Al-Madina Indian & Pakistani Grill
Jimmy Johns
Clifton Market Dive Bar
Chipotle Hunan Bistro Kroger
Drunken Tacos Corinthian Walgreens
Thai Express Fries Café CVS
King Wok   El Taco Veloz
Maki Express   Cheba Hut "Toasted" Subs
Tea n Bowl    
Ninja Grill    
Cinnabon | Auntie Anne's | Carvel    
Penn Station    
Fortune Noodle House    
China Food    
K&J Seafood    
Poke World    
Mac Shack    
Hop Scotch    
Peace Café    
Kung Fu Tea    
Mac's Pizza Pub