To be eligible for the January Housing, you must meet one of the qualifications listed below:

Qualifications – Housing priority given to one or more of the following:

  1. Enrolled in Jan Term 2015 course
  2. Academic Internships (Field Work) with faculty email confirmation
  3. International Student
  4. Athlete-Approved by Athletic Department
  5. Employed by the University during January (min. 20 hrs/wk.)
  6. Enrolled at St. Elizabeth College


The room and board cost for January 2015 is:

  • Full January Term – January 4th to January 25,         $1,031
  • Two Week Session – January 11 to January 25,            $612
  • St. Elizabeth Student – January 20 to January 25, paid by department


College students who qualify must complete the January Experience Housing Application by December 5, 2014. This is also the deadline for requesting a particular room, floor or roommate. Applications can be completed on-line by going to the link below.  Be sure you select the application for January 2015 Housing.


January Housing Requests

Once you have completed the on-line application you will have the option to complete a January Housing Request form where you can request a specific room, floor and roommate.

All athletes are paired with a roommate.

The Housing Office will try to accommodate these requests but they are not guaranteed. The Housing Office reserves the right to change housing assignments without notice.

January Residence Halls

Baldwin Hall will be used to house students over January.

Cancellation-Refund Policy

There is a $50 charge for canceling housing prior to the day that you are to start January Housing and, a $100 charge for canceling after the date your requested housing period begins.

January Experience – Date To Occupy/Check-in

Prior to checking in, you must have fully paid for January Housing at the Business Office and your balance cleared.  Check-in occurs in the Residence Life Office in Hurst Hall on the check-in date between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.  Please note that we can accommodate after hours or weekend check-ins.  Your student ID card is required to check-in.

Full January Experience housing; Jan. 4 through Jan. 25, 2015
Check-In: Sunday,  Jan. 4th (12 noon to 2 p.m.)  and Monday, Jan. 5th  (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

January Term from January 11 through January 25, 2015
Check-In: Friday, January 9th and Monday, January 12

Current St. Elizabeth Students January 20 to January 26, 2015
Check-In: Friday, January 16 and Tuesday January 20. Note that Drew University will not be open on Monday January 19th in observance of MLK Day.

ID Cards & Meals

All meals will be served in the Commons and begin with dinner on Sunday,  January 4, 2015, and end with dinner on Saturday, January 24, 2015.  Your student ID card will be required for admission to Snack Bar during the January Experience.

Date to Vacate & Crossover

January Experience residents who are not registered for the spring semester and students who are not cleared with the Business Office are not allowed to crossover to their permanent rooms.  These students must vacate their rooms by January 22, 2015.  Crossover to spring assignments will occur on Thursday, January 22nd from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Students registered for spring semester must relocate to their spring room assignment during the designated time for crossover.

St. Elizabeth Cross-Registered Students

Students taking courses at St. Elizabeth College may move on to campus on Friday, January 16 or Tuesday, January 20, 2015. There will be no charge for housing for students registered with St. Elizabeth College from January 20 to January 25, when the spring semester begins at Drew.  Students must complete the on-line application and be registered for the spring semester at St. Elizabeth College.

January residents are responsible for all rules and policies.  Rooms must be left in the same condition as arrival.  Students will be charged for room damage and common area damage.


Please contact the Housing Office at 973-408-3681 with questions.