Intern Housing

Ohio University Conference & Event Services is excited to offer cost-effective summer housing available for students who are completing an internship or participating in a research program. You are sure to enjoy the convenience of being located on campus and close to Uptown Athens. There is no application fee or long-term lease requirements.

Apply for intern housing program


Summer Intern housing is available to participants who are at least 18 years of age and interning with an organization in the Athens County Area. Participants are NOT required to be Ohio University students.

Available Dates

Housing space is available from May 15 – August 15 each summer

What are the benefits of staying at Ohio University?

  • Ohio University will provide a cost-effective living situation for those looking for short term lodging.
  • No application fee
  • No long-term leases
  • No external bills
  • Minimum stay of only 7 days

What amenities do we offer?

  • Furnished space
  • Wi-Fi connectivity included
  • Parking Permits available for an additional fee
  • Laundry facilities
  • Gym access available with monthly fee
  • Maintenance services
  • Bus Service throughout the summer


The application for intern housing must be submitted no later than March 31 for the following summer session. Emergency housing situations (applications submitted after March 31) are handled on a case-by-case basis.


The sponsoring company or intern, depending on who is contracting, will need to agree to Ohio University terms and regulations. Details on terms and regulations will be included in the contract process.

Cost Structure

  • 3 weeks or less: $200 per week
  • Month or More: $575 per month

Application Process

An application must be submitted for each intern planning to stay at Ohio University, regardless of sponsoring company (multiple interns from the same company will be combined onto one contract after application process).

For questions regarding our intern housing process, please email


Athens, Ohio is nestled deep in the Appalachian foothills of Southeast Ohio. Athens is located just a few hours from several major Ohio cities. Soak up the beauty of Athens along one of several hiking and biking trails. The bricks of Court Street hold the largest collection of shopping, dining, and nightlife in the region. No matter what you are passionate about, Athens, Ohio has something to offer! To learn more about the city of Athens, please visit the Athens County website.