Short-Term Guest Accommodations
In addition to housing residents, International House is pleased to offer guest services, including sleeping rooms, wireless network access, laundry facilities, Tiffin Café, the convenience of proximity to the University, and transportation to downtown Chicago.
Guests must be at least 18 years old and affiliated with either the University of Chicago or another cultural, educational or professional institution. Such guests include University guests, visiting scholars, current and prospective students, faculty, and staff. Guests of such affiliates are also welcome.
Several reservation options are available to guests of International House. Between the hours of 7AM and 11PM, staff at the front desk will be happy to take reservations by phone. You may also use our Online Form. Requests for reservations and inquiries can also be sent by email to email@example.com. Please note that a credit card (Master Card or Visa) is required to confirm any reservation, and that we do not recommend sending this information via email.
- International House guest and resident rooms are not air-conditioned.
- International House is a 100% smoke free environment. A $250 Room Recovery fee will be charged for smoking in your guestroom. Also, due to the Chicago Clean Indoor Air Ordinance, smoking is banned within 15 feet of any entrance to the building, as well as the entire courtyard.
International House offers a range of accommodations for guests:
Simple, yet comfortable single occupancy resident rooms; these rooms share a common bathroom. Dorm rooms are fully furnished with a desk, chair, and wardrobe. Linens are provided.
Modern carpeted rooms with either a queen size or single bed, television and internet access. These rooms share a common bathroom. Campus phone service and linens provided.
The Terrace Room overlooking the House’s interior courtyard offers a sense of seclusion and tranquility with a private bathroom, air conditioning, television with satellite access, and campus phone service
An attractive three room, one bedroom apartment is available for rent on a 9 or 12 month basis or monthly (30 day minimum stay) based on availability. All utilities and campus phone service are included. Enjoy the living area, quaint kitchen furnished with dishes, pans, and small appliances, a private bathroom and personal bedroom. (Bedroom | Bathroom | Kitchen | Living Room )