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Thrive on campus! Live in a Living Learning Community!

Find your community!

Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of Utah! Do you want to make the most out of your college experience? Here’s your chance—live on campus! The U offers more than 15 Living Learning and Themed Community housing options for you to choose from, including a traditional residence hall in Heritage Commons, Lassonde Studios' clusters, and our brand new residence hall that opened in August 2020, Kahlert Village! Each type of special living option is designed to bring students with similar interests, majors, goals, and experiences together. We've developed an inclusive and engaged community where all members thrive; we just need U!


How to Apply
  1. Log into CIS and select "Student Homepage"
  2. Click on the "Student Housing" tile
  3. Select Housing & Residential Education" from the menu, then click "Housing U"
  4. Click on the "Apply for Housing" tab and follow the instructions to begin a 2021-22 application
  5. Submit your application and pay the application fee by March 10, 2021
  6. Reserve a room at your assigned reservation time


Student Housing tile in CIS

LLC Priority Deadline

MARCH 10, 2021

housing application timeline

First-Year Living Learning Communities

First-year students can live in a variety of housing options on campus. From traditional residence hall-style housing in Heritage Commons to Lassonde Studios cluster communities to our brand new residence hall on lower campus, Kahlert Village! Check out all of the Living Learning and Themed Community options below!
Virtual Housing Tours

*Indicates living option that may require a separate application

Kahlert Village*

Be one of the first to live in Kahlert Village, our newest residence hall! Kahlert Village is located on lower campus near the Student Life Center and features a buffet-style dining hall and single and double suite- and cluster-style rooms! Learn more about the LLCs in Kahlert Village:
Health & Wellness
Community Engagement
College of Science
Outdoor Leadership
College of Engineering
First Year Honors

Lassonde Studios*

Lassonde Studios is located on Central Lower Campus near the Student Life Center, Gardner Commons, and the Student Union. First-year students will be able to live in cluster-style communities on one of four themed floors. Lassonde Studios also features a 20,000 square foot innovation maker space, the Hangar, where students can connect, test ideas, and build prototypes.


Lassonde Studios

Sage Point*

Sage Point is located on the East side of Campus within Heritage Commons near the Peterson Heritage Center and is traditional, residence-hall style housing for first-year students. Sage Point features single, super single, double, and super double suite-style rooms. Sage Point also features multiple living learning or themed communities for students to be a part of! Learn more about Living Learning Communities in Sage Point below:

Arts Floor
Honors First Year Communities
Major & Career Exploration

Officers Circle*

Officers Circle is located within Heritage Commons. Comprised of 10 historic houses, OC is unique as most of the houses are, centered around a different academic or themed focus. All houses are gender inclusive and feature lounge spaces, front porches, and kitchens. Learn more about LLC houses below:
Alliance House
Bennion Service House
Arts House
First Security Business House
Kennecott Scholars House
O.C. Tanner Humanities House

Room Types

Variety of room types for students!

HRE offers students multiple room types, all furnished with a twin XL-bed, desk & chair, 3-drawer dressers, and built-in closets or wardrobes.

  • Suite-style single
  • Suite-style double
  • Cluster-style single
  • Cluster-style double
  • Single (offered in Officers Circle only)
  • Super single (limited availability)
  • Super double (offered in Sage Point only)
  • Single deluxe (offered in Officers Circle only)
  • Double deluxe (offered in Officers Circle only)

Learn more

Suite-style room type

Cluster Style

Community of 30-40 students with single or double bedrooms around perimeter with 8-10 shared, private bathrooms.

Suite Style

Two bedrooms, either singles or doubles, that connect with a shared bathroom for suitemates. In Kahlert Village, vanities are in-room.

Meal Plans

Students living in residence halls and Lassonde Studios' cluster communitites are required to have a meal plan. Housing & Residential Education offers residents a variety of meal plans to meet your unique needs! Meal plans are designed for students to have a specific number of meals on a weekly basis and can use their plans at a variety of locations across campus, including in the newest, all-you-can-eat dining hall on the first floor of Kahlert Village and the Peterson Heritage Center dining hall located in Hertiage Commons!

Meal Plan 8

8 meals per week

Meal Plan 15

15 meals per week

Meal Plan 21

21 meals per week

Block 150

150 meals per semester

Block 40**

40 meals per semester

**available for students living in apartments or Officers Circle.

We can't wait to welcome you home!