Carnegie Mellon University

Room Types

Many room types exist within Carnegie Mellon's residence halls, apartments, and houses. Housing rates may differ per residence type and/or room type.

Prime Rooms

Prime Double

Two residents sharing one bedroom; three to five residents sharing one semi-private bathroom

Prime Single

One resident in a single bedroom; three to five residents sharing one semi-private bathroom

Prime Triple

Three residents sharing one bedroom; three to five residents sharing one semi-private bathroom

Prime Quad

Four residents sharing one bedroom; three to five residents sharing one semi-private bathroom

Standard Rooms

Standard Double

Two residents sharing one bedroom; community bathroom shared with an entire floor or wing

Standard Single

One resident in a bedroom; community bathroom shared with an entire floor or wing

Standard Triple

Three residents sharing one bedroom; community bathroom shared with an entire floor or wing

Stever Double

Two residents sharing one bedroom; community bathroom shared with an entire wing; air-conditioning provided

Suites

Suite Double

Two residents sharing one bedroom within a suite with additional bedrooms; bathroom and living room/lounge area shared with other residents (3 to 8 residents total); Resnik and West Wing only

Suite Single

One resident in a bedroom within a suite with additional bedrooms; bathroom and living room/lounge area shared with the other residents (3 to 8 residents total); Resnik and West Wing only

Apartments

Apartment Double

Two residents sharing one bedroom; semi-private bathroom, living room and kitchen shared with the other residents (2 to 6 residents total)

Apartment Single

One resident in a bedroom in an apartment with additional bedrooms; semi-private bathroom, living room and kitchen shared with other residents (2 to 6 residents total)

Apartment Triple

Three residents sharing one bedroom in an apartment that may contain additional bedrooms; semi-private bathroom, living room and kitchen shared with the other residents (2 to 6 residents total)

Efficiency Apartment Double

Two residents sharing one bedroom; shared semi-private bathroom and kitchen; living room furniture in bed/main room (no separate bedroom)

Efficiency Apartment Single

One resident in one bedroom; private bathroom and kitchen; living room furniture in main/bed room (no separate living room area); available to select RA/CA positions only

Efficiency Apartment Triple

Three residents sharing one bedroom; shared semi-private bathroom and kitchen; living room furniture in bed/main room (no separate bedroom)

Prime Apartment Triple

Same as an Apartment Triple but with additional square footage

Prime Efficiency Triple

Same as an Efficiency Triple but with additional square footage

Prime Efficiency Double

Same as an Efficiency Double but with additional square footage

Apartment Suite Double

Two residents sharing one bedroom within an apartment with additional bedrooms; shared semi-private bathroom and kitchen (3 to 6 residents total); no living room area; Shady Oak Apartments only

Apartment Suite Single

One resident in one bedroom in an apartment with additional bedrooms; shared semi-private bathroom and kitchen (3 to 6 residents total); no living room area; Shady Oak Apartments only

Houses

House Double

Two residents sharing one bedroom in a house with additional bedrooms; semi-private bathroom, living room, dining room, and kitchen shared with the other residents (5 to 8 residents total)

House Single

One resident in one bedroom in a house with additional bedrooms; semi-private bathroom, living room, dining room, and kitchen shared with the other residents (5 to 8 residents total)