ELIGIBILITY:For Study Abroad students:
- SUMC-sponsored housing. All options available.
- Semesters one and two: Host family OR Residence.
- Successive semesters: SUMC-sponsored housing. All options available.
|HOUSING TYPE||SHARED APARTMENT||RESIDENCE HALL||HOMESTAY|
|DESCRIPTION||Four Suffolk students live together, with a shared bathroom, living area and small kitchen. The apartment building is full of non-student occupants (elderly, families with children, single people of all ages). Students are responsible for their own cooking and cleaning||A more “typical” college dorm experience. Roommates are from Suffolk. Other residents are primarily Spanish university students||Living with a family is the best way to experience Spanish culture and language|
|ROOM TYPE||4 students per apartment. Double and single rooms. Distribution decided amongst flat mates||Double rooms with bathroom and shower. Equipped with mini fridge and sink. Weekly cleaning of common areas||Double or single rooms. Shared bathroom with other family members|
|MEAL PLAN||Debit card provided to cover two meals per day, Monday – Friday. Weekends not included||Full Board: 3 meals per day, 7 days a week||Half Board: 2 meals per day (usually breakfast and dinner), 7 days a week|
Overnight guests are not allowed
|Overnight guests are not allowed||Overnight guests are not allowed|
|CURFEW||No curfew||No curfew||No curfew|
|LOCATION||15-minute-walk from campus||10-minute-walk from campus||Locations vary. Usually less than 20 minutes door to door|
|LAUNDRY SERVICE||Self-service. Washing machine provided. No dryer||Self-service. Coin-op washer and dryer in the basement||Laundry services included|
|CLEANING SERVICE||Weekly cleaning of common areas provided||Twice weekly cleaning of common areas provided||Cleaning services included|
|ADDITIONAL INFORMATION||Debit card can be used for food or supplies. Students are responsible for all meals. Towels, bed linen, pillows, and blankets are included||24-hour gym, study spaces and common areas on site. Towels, bed linen, pillows, and blankets are included||Dietary preferences and allergies are more easily attended to. Towels, bed linen, pillows, and blankets are included|