Summer Citizens Housing

Utah State University Housing and Residence Life offers much more than just a place to live the summer... we make you feel right at home.

Summer Citizens living on campus call Snow Hall and Blue Square home during the summer. 

Socials & Activities

A variety of activities are coordinated by our on-site Summer Citizen Housing Resident Assistant. Residents receive a weekly newsletter with information about activities and events for the upcoming weeks.

Our activities include a welcome dinner, game nights, potluck dinners, guest speakers, bridge and other card games, ice cream socials and much, much more.

Residents are encouraged to give ideas and participate in planning programs and activities that would be of interest to all.

What's Included

  • Rental rates include a USU Lifelong Learner Card for each occupant - up to 2 cards per apartment
  • Electricity, gas, water, sewer, garbage, cable TV and computer/internet access
  • Two single beds, dressers and desks in each bedroom. Snow Hall has Twin XL mattresses (36 x 80 inches). Blue Square has full beds or twin beds depending on the unit.
  • Refrigerator, stove/oven and microwave in kitchen
  • Basic living room furniture

What's Not Included

  • TV (in Snow Hall), DVD player, or VCR. Blue Square has a TV mounted to the wall in the living room.
  • Sheets, blankets, towels
  • In-unit washer/dryer (laundry facilities are available in each area)
  • Kitchen utensils, small kitchen appliances, pots/pans, dishes, garbage disposal.  Snow Hall apartments do not have dishwashers, but Blue Square apartments do include dishwashers in each unit.
  • Local phone service is NOT provided but can be established with USU Information Technology one week prior to arrival. There is a $18 one time fee and $28.04/month charge for phone service which includes voice mail and free domestic long distance. This local phone service is not available at Blue Square.

Rates: May 16–August 5, 2024

Residence Rate
Snow Hall  $2,950
Blue Square: 2 Bedroom $3,775
Blue Square: 4 Bedroom $4,260

For questions or to be added to the waiting list, contact Anne Spackman.

Phone: (435) 797-3266
Fax: (435) 797-4035

Frequently Asked Questions


Are utilities included?

Electricity, gas, water, sewer, garbage, cable TV and internet access are included.

Is Internet included?

Yes, you have access to the University's internet network. All devices have to be registered using your USU ID number. Assistance is available from the USU IT Help Desk if you have any questions once your arrive.

Is a television provided?

Cable TV service is included in your Summer Citizen rent.

Snow Hall Summer Citizens will need to provide their own television.

Summer Citizens living in Blue Square have a wall-mounted TV in the living room. However, they will need to bring their own TV for access in a bedroom.

Can the beds be put together?

Beds can be pushed together in Snow Hall and Blue Square where there are two twin beds in each room.

In Blue Square where there is a full size bed in each room, the beds cannot be moved together into the same room as there is not enough space.

Can the divider between the beds in Snow Hall be moved?

No, the divider between the beds cannot be moved.  However, there is still room to have the beds put together if you would like.

Where are the laundry facilities?

There are two washers and dryers on each floor in Blue Square. Snow Hall Summer Citizens can use the laundromat located in the Lundstrom Center adjacent to Snow Hall.
Laundry facilities are free to on-campus Summer Citizens.

Is an exercise room available?

There is limited exercise equipment available in Blue Square Building A as well as the Lundstrom Center for Summer Citizens to use.

Is there someone in charge of planning activities?

Yes, there is a Resident Assistant available at both Blue Square and Snow Hall who will plan activities and events with help from residents.

Can belongings be stored during the winter?

There are winter storage options available for both Blue Square and Snow Hall residents. This service is provided by private companies in Logan.

What is the cancellation date?

March 1 is the cancellation date to receive a refund of the $200 security deposit and any prepaid rent.