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University Housing for graduate students consists of spaces located in University Houses (914 and 926 Main Street). All rooms are furnished and students will have a single room and share common areas, a bathroom, and a kitchen.

24 students live in 914 Main Streets in six different four-person apartment units. Each apartment has a common living room, a full kitchen and bathroom, and 4 single-occupancy rooms. Rooms ending in “04” have a window out to the back porch, not the outdoors – perfect for students who are sensitive to noise from the city outside.

926 Main Street is our largest Graduate House, but features the fewest students per apartment. 33 students live here in 11 different three-person apartment units. Each apartment shares a kitchen, dining area, and bathroom.

Benefits of Living in Campus Housing

  • Facilities Management helps to maintain our on-campus facilities and provides the following to on-campus students: walkway shoveling during the winter months, trash and recycling removal, light cleaning in common areas (bathrooms, kitchens, and common areas), and addressing work requests for any apartment issues at no cost. Facilities Management provides repairs as needed 24/7 (within reason; emergencies are prioritized and general maintenance is deferred to business hours).
  • All rooms come fully furnished. Individual bedrooms come with a twin extra-long mattress and frame, a desk and chair, a closet or wardrobe, and a set of drawers. Common areas have a coffee table and couch and kitchens include a table, chairs, refrigerator, and microwaves. Additionally, laundry facilities are available to all on-campus residents.
  • Students have direct access to on-campus resources, such as Residential Life & Housing and University Police. If students are having any issues on-campus, they can connect directly with a Community Director or reach out to Residential Life & Housing so we can assist.
  • Living on-campus provides ease with applications and the housing process. Students sign individual housing contracts and do not have to worry about filling an apartment or having to find roommates. Residential Life & Housing offers 10-month contracts or semester-only contracts. Summer Housing is available at a separate cost.

Fall 2022 Graduate Housing

Residential Life & Housing & the International Center will be hosting a webinar in Spring 2022 (date and time TBD) to help provide students with more information about housing options . Join us to learn more about on-campus housing options and the application process, as well as information and strategies for graduate students to find housing in Worcester!


All Clark University graduate students are eligible to live on campus. To apply for campus housing, use your Clark University username and password to log into ClarkYou. The application can be found on the Housing and Dining Self-Service page in the ClarkYou portal.

At the beginning of the application, you will have the opportunity to read and sign the Graduate Housing Contract. Priority placement is given to 10- and 12-month contracts.  After your application is received and the priority deadline has passed, our Residence Life and Housing office will notify you with your assignment.

If you are interested in on-campus housing mid-semester, please reach out to our office directly at

Apply for Housing

  • May 1: Graduate Housing Application for 2022-2023 Opens on the Housing & Dining Self-Service Portal for Graduate Students who previously lived on campus
  • May 26: Graduate Housing Application Opens for 2022-2023 Opens on the Housing & Dining Self-Service Portal for new and previously off-campus Graduate Students
    • Priority is given to all students who apply by June 1, 2022
  • June 1: Priority Deadline for Graduate Housing Applications
  • June 3:  Graduate Housing Assignments for Priority Deadline Applicants will be released
  • June 20: Graduate Housing Applications Close
  • July 11: Final Graduate Housing Assignments sent
  • August 1: Graduate Student Move-in
Term/Room Type Contract Period Total Cost
10-Month Single Room 8/1/2022 – 5/31/2023 $9,500 ($4,550/semester)
Fall Semester Only Single Room 8/1/2022 – 12/22/2022 $4,750
Spring Semester Only Single Room 1/08/2023 – 5/31/2023 $4,750
Contact Information

Residential Life and Housing

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