Student Interim Housing

Interim / Temporary Housing is designed to house Ohio University International students who need temporary housing accommodations during official University break periods as well as at the end of spring semester and prior to the opening of fall semester. Interim / Temporary housing charges are added to the student's university account.  Meals are at the student's expense and preference.

All guest and interim housing facilities are subject to Ohio University Policy and Procedure 03.007 - "Guest and Temporary Housing."

Who is Eligible for Winter Interim Housing?

  • Applicants must be affiliated with Ohio University in an official capacity (i.e.New employee, visiting professor, university guest, etc).
  • Reservations will be accepted no sooner than six (6) months in advance for apartments, guest room reservation dates and length vary based on type of group or individual.

Beginning Friday, December 13, 2014, any current  Housing and Residence Life  student needing to stay on-campus during the winter break period (Dec. 13-Jan. 10) will be able stay on campus. Students may apply for Interim Housing for Winter Break beginning on Friday, October 10, 2014. I After completing the online application for Interim / Temporary Housing you will receive an email confirmation.


$28 per student per night or $125 per week or $450 per month. This fee will be automatically charged to your student account upon making your reservation online.

Linen Rental

No linen rental will be available for Winter Interim Housing.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation of reservations must be received at least 72 hours prior to the reservation date. To cancel your reservation, email . You will receive a cancellation number for your records. If notification of cancellation is not received 72 hours prior to reservation date, your student account will be billed for the original reservation dates.

How do I make a reservation?

  • Visit:
  • Select Winter Interim / Temporary Application from the 'Applications' Tab
  • Answer the questions associated with the application
  • Hit submit

    How to arrive on campus...

Please visit Ohio University Transportation Services to make a reservation.

Any questions about Interim/Temporary Housing, please email or call 740-593-4099.

Click Here   to Register Online for Interim / Temporary Housing through MyHousing Self Service

Application Process for VIP Apartments

  1. All inquires regarding the VIP apartments will be directed to the Department of Housing and Residence Life.  Please contact Housing and Residence Life by phone at 740.593.4099 or by email to
  2. We will collect all pertinent information related to the request, such as date and time of arrival, departure date, billing information, etc. and will check for availability.
  3. Apartments will be rented on a first come, first served basis.
  4. Guest staying 30 days or longer will be required to sign a lease and provide one month rent as a security deposit.
  5. Tenants staying less than 30-days will be placed in short term guest housing and will be charged the short-term rental fees with all applicable taxes.
  6. Department sponsored guests, or University departments requesting one of these apartments, must complete a VIP rental form and include an account number for which charges will be assessed in the event of unpaid rent, damages or cancellation. Department personnel may pick up keys in advance of guest arrival. Lease (if applicable) must be signed one business day after guest arrives on campus.