Housing

Living in a residence hall at Lynn University isn’t just about where you sleep … it’s a way of life.

Living in a Lynn University residence hall rocks …

  • Roll out of bed and into the classroom … everything is within walking distance.
  • Get inspiration from scenic study areas.
  • Enjoy 24/7 dining and perk up with Starbucks coffee.
  • Get to know your neighbors—more than 1,000 of your fellow students from all over the country and the world.
Lynn’s de Hoernle Residence Hall touts four wings and two-stories for comfortable student living.
de Hoernle Residence Hall

A two-story building with one wing dedicated to practicing music. Enjoy two courtyards and nearby parking. 

The E.M. Lynn Residence Center has five stories and expansive dorm rooms.
E.M. Lynn Residence Center

This five-story building for upperclassmen features laundry facilities on each floor and interactive community spaces. 

Freiburger Residence Hall has two stories with four wings.
Freiburger Residence Hall

Live and play in this two-story residence hall with a covered patio, fire pit, grills and hammocks. 

The 3-story Lynn Residence Center, which is primarily for students in their first year.
Lynn Residence Center

This three-story building houses first-year students and features a fitness center and a large lounge where you can hang out with new friends. 

Trinity Residence Hall on the Lynn University campus.
Trinity Residence Hall

This three-story building houses first-year students and features a spacious TV lounge, perfect for events or group study.

Perper Residence Hall
Perper Residence Hall


Completed in summer 2017, the newest residence hall on campus houses 170 students, and was built to reflect the Perper family's warmth and caring. 

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“The effect of living near the ocean comforted my soul, and I was able to focus on my work and my responsibilities like never before.”

Fernando Arias '13, Cuban American—raised in Switzerland, B.A. in communication, media and politics

Housing FAQs

Room

Why don’t we say “dorms”? 

At Lynn, we believe that the word dorm just means a place to sleep. We don’t offer ordinary dorm rooms, we provide residence halls. Our residence halls act as your home away from home by offering community spaces where you can meet people, study, relax, watch TV and play games. It’s a place to live and learn, and it’s an important part of your journey here at Lynn University. 

What furniture is provided?

Each room has one bed, one mattress, one desk, one desk chair and one dresser/wardrobe unit per person. A mirror, closet and overhead light are standard in most rooms.

Are there computer, cable and/or phone connections in my room?

One cable jack and basic cable are provided in each room; all residence halls have wireless connections.

Can I smoke in my room?

All buildings on campus are smoke-free.

Can I access my room before the start of the school year?

Students must move into their residence halls on the designated move-in day.

Bathrooms

Do the rooms have private or community bathrooms?

Trinity, Freiburger and de Hoernle have community bathrooms on each floor; E.M. Lynn and Lynn have private bathrooms in each room.

Do I have to clean my own bathroom?

Community bathrooms are cleaned daily by the housekeeping staff; no housekeeping services are provided for individual rooms or private baths.

Roommates

How do I find out who my roommate is?

You’ll be matched with a roommate with the help of a special housing questionnaire once your housing deposit is received. Your roommate's information is emailed to your Lynn email in early to mid-July so you can contact him or her before you come to campus.

How many students share a room?

Trinity, de Hoernle and Freiburger are double-occupancy, and E.M. Lynn and Lynn are primarily triple-occupancy. There are a limited number of private rooms.

Laundry facilities

Are there laundry facilities?

E.M. Lynn has coin-operated laundry facilities on floors two through five. Coin-operated and credit card washers and dryers are in the campus laundry room open seven days a week, 7 a.m. to midnight. Campus Suds, Inc. is available for pick-up/drop-off laundry service.

Miscellaneous

Can I bring a car?

Any student, including freshmen, may bring a car to campus. You must register your car with Campus Safety for your free parking permit.

May I have a pet?

Only fish are allowed (in a tank up to 10 gallons).

Do I have to purchase a meal plan?

All residential students are required to purchase one of the three meal plan options. Learn about meal plan options and costs.

What is the visitation policy?

Resident students may have guests on campus. The guest must provide photo ID to get onto campus.

Off campus

Are freshmen allowed to live off campus?

Most first and second year students are required to live on campus. Off-campus approval is only given to students who:

  • are married and/or have children
  • live with their parents within commuting distance of Lynn (proper documentation is required)
  • are beyond their sophomore year of academic standing (60 credit hours or more)
  • are 21 years or older
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