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English as a Second Language University of Illinois Springfield

Summer Program Housing

ISPEL students typically live on campus. UIS maintains comfortable housing for single students and families.

Depending upon personal preference, ISPEL students may choose between two types: Apartment or Townhouse.

Type Apartment Townhouse
# of bedrooms 4 4
# of bathrooms 2 2
# of levels 1 2
Campus location East West
Building Names Bluebell Clover Larkspur Foxglove Marigold Pennyroyal Trillium
Year of construction 1990 2004
Price $864 $1040

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Family Housing

Students who are bringing their spouse and/or children can live in the furnished family housing units in Sunflower Court. Please note that family housing is limited and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Type 1-bedroom 2-bedroom
Maximum # of people 3 4
Campus location East East
Building Name Sunflower Sunflower
Year of construction 1980 1980
Price $1448 $ 1968


All apartments are furnished and have private bedrooms, a full kitchen, lots of living space, a shared bathroom, and air conditioning.  Apartments are less than a five minute walk to the main classroom buildings and are very close to social gathering places, the cafeteria, and laundry facilities. For a full explanation of amenities, click here.

Linens (pillow, blanket, sheets, towels) and a basic kitchen set (pots and pans, plates, cups, and utensils) are available to rent for an additional $25 per person.

Housing Contract

Students wishing to live on campus must complete an ISPEL housing application and submit the $500 ISPEL deposit. We will then secure your housing. Once you arrive on campus, you will sign a contract that you will maintain the condition of your unit for the duration of your stay.

First move-in date: Thursday, June 9th

Last move-out date: Sunday, August 7th

Housing Application (pdf)

If you wish to renew your contract for the fall semester or wish to change to another on-campus location, you must complete a separate Housing application and submit a $200 deposit to Housing by July 1st.


All questions about Housing for ISPEL students should be directed to the ESL Program.