Housing and Residence Life partners with local companies to provide housing arrangements for interns each summer. Accommodations during the academic year may be offered as space is available. With easy access to both Kenosha and Racine, even Milwaukee and Chicago, our University Apartments are an affordable and convenient option for those seeking housing accommodations while completing an internship or cooperative experience in the area.
Intern Housing is located in our UW-Parkside on campus student housing. The availability of spaces for intern housing is based on the overall occupancy of our UW-Parkside student population. We are able to accommodate intern requests as space allows.
Intern housing is full for Summer 2022. We are still taking requests for Fall 2022.
UW-Parkside Intern Housing 2022 is available during the below dates. This schedule coordinates with our Student Housing timeline to ensure we can transition spaces between occupants in a timely manner.
Spring 22 Intern Dates | January 3 to May 15
Summer 22 Intern Dates | May 22 to August 13 - FULL
Fall 22 Intern Dates | September 4 to December 22
If you require dates outside of this time frame, please contact us directly to inquire about availability.
Intern Housing is in our on University Apartments. Each apartment has two bathrooms, four bedrooms and up to six residents. Rooms have twin xl beds, dressers, closets, desk and chairs. The shared living space has a full refrigerator, stove, microwave, and living room furniture. There is a laundry room, workout room, volleyball and basketball court, and lots of green space.
Within the University Apartments community, residents have access to a laundry room with vending area and fitness equipment. A community space with a television and a microwave is available for residents to use. A computer lab is also accessible through the community room. Outside, the University Apartments community has a sand volleyball court and plenty of green space for recreation. Residents can take a short walk to the Student Center where they can find an outdoor patio and basketball court, campus dining options, bookstore, Educators Credit Union, and an ATM. Parking is provided adjacent to University Housing.
INTERN HOUSING RATES*
Our cost is $125 a week for a double occupancy room or a small private room, $140 per week for a large private room (if available). Rates are per week, Sunday-Saturday, and includes all utilities.
Parking passes can be purchased by interns from Campus Police in Tallent Hall upon arrival to campus. The passes available are for an academic year (Fall through Summer) or $245 or for summer only for $85 dollars.
Companies who choose to pay for their interns’ housing may do so via a group contract. Individual interns will be billed and can pay us directly.
*Rates are subject to change
Submitting requests for spaces should be done at least 3 business day prior to desired occupancy to allow for preparation of arrival. To request housing complete the Intern Housing Request Form. A confirmation email will be received once complete. Staff will reach out in a few business days with information on availability during the requested time.