Family Eligibility

A University of Minnesota student and her/his family may live at CSCC if they meet the following eligibility requirements:

  •  A student living with spouse with or without minor child(ren)
  •  An unmarried student with 50% or greater physical custody of minor child(ren)
  •  Domestic partners (same and opposite sex)
  •  Single graduate or post-doc students

Academic Eligibility

A University of Minnesota student and her/his family may live at CSCC so long as s/he meets one of the following eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a degree-seeking, credit-earning student at the University of Minnesota.
  •  For undergraduates, one individual in the family must carry at least nine (9) credits per semester.
  •  For graduates, one individual in the family must carry at least six (6) credits or be actively working on a thesis-only project.
  •  Professionals in Training (Law, Dental, Medical schools, etc., see application for eligible academic codes)
  •  Non U of M single graduate roommate

Visiting Scholars and Post-Doctoral Research Associates are NOT academically eligible to live at CSCC.

Single Graduate Student Eligibility

  • A single graduate student can live alone OR with the roommate of his/her choice, who would also need to sign the lease. CSCC does not involve itself in the pairing of roommates, this is handled by the individuals. The composition of a household entering a CSCC unit is always subject to the CSCC General Manager’s approval as is any change in a household once they are here.
  • Rent prices at CSCC are always based upon the type of unit that you reside in at CSCC. Rent is never set on a per person basis.
  • All roommates must fill out the CSCC application and pay the application fee

Priority*

  1. Undergraduate / Graduate families (married or domestic partners with or without children, single parent with children)
  2. Single graduate students
  3. Post doc families (married or domestic partners with or without children, single parent with children)
  4. Single post doc student

*If a resident is given priority as a family, s/he cannot have a roommate if s/he lives at CSCC without their family.