Study abroad students can live in any of the options below.
|HOUSING TYPE:||SHARED APARTMENT||STUDENT RESIDENCE||HOMESTAY|
|DESCRIPTION:||Four Suffolk students live together, with a shared bathroom, living area, and small kitchen. The building has non-student occupants (elderly, families with children, single people of all ages). Students are responsible for their own cooking and cleaning.||
A more “typical” college dorm experience. Roommates are from Suffolk. Other residents are primarily Spanish university students.
|Living with a family is the best way to experience Spanish culture and language.|
|ROOM TYPE:||4 students per apartment. Double and single rooms. Distribution decided among flatmates.||
Double rooms with bathroom and shower. Equipped with mini-fridge and sink. Common areas are cleaned weekly.
|Double or single rooms. Shared bathroom with other family members.|
|MEAL PLAN:||Debit card provided to cover two meals a day, Monday–Friday. (Weekends not included)||Full Board: 3 meals a day, 7 days a week.||
Half Board: 2 meals a day (usually breakfast and dinner), 7 days a week.
Overnight guests are not allowed.
|Overnight guests are not allowed.||Overnight guests are not allowed.|
|CURFEW:||No curfew.||No curfew.||No curfew.|
|LOCATION:||15-minute walk from campus.||10-minute walk from campus.||
Locations vary, but usually less than 20 minutes door-to-door.
|LAUNDRY SERVICE:||Self-service. Washing machine provided. No dryer.||
Self-service. Coin-op washer and dryer in basement.
|Laundry services included.|
|CLEANING SERVICE:||Weekly cleaning of common areas provided.||
Twice-weekly cleaning of common areas provided.
|Cleaning services included.|
|ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:||Debit card can be used for food or supplies. Students are responsible for all meals. Towels, bed linen, pillows, and blankets are included.||24-hour gym, study spaces, and common areas on site. Towels, bed linen, pillows, and blankets are included.||Dietary preferences and allergies are more easily attended to. Towels, bed linen, pillows, and blankets are included.|