Frequently Asked Questions

How many people live at UCU?

Up to 44 people can live at UCU at a time; at full capacity there are 26 men and 18 women.

How much does it cost to live at UCU?

Room & Board and Social Dues are the quarterly payments required for each resident. See the Room & Board page for more details.

Are there any single rooms?

No, there are no single rooms. UCU encourages Christian community and friendships, so each room is shared by at least one other occupant. Please review this page to read more about the houses and rooms.

Are you affiliated with any particular church or denomination?

No, UCU is not affiliated with any denomination. We are a Protestant organization that embraces many different denominations.

Do I have to sign a lease to live at UCU?

No, but residents are encouraged to plan on sticking around for the duration of a school year.

How long will it take to walk to classes or the Ave?

From the back porch, it takes about ten minutes to walk to Kane hall.  Depending on where you want to go on the Ave, the time varies.  However, walking to Starbucks, Safeway, and Tea Republik all take about five minutes.

Does UCU have internet?

UCU has a high speed internet connection (wifi or ethernet) to help you get your classwork done. Students study in their rooms, or in common areas such as the dining room or living room. If you prefer to study on campus, it is just a short walk to Odegaard or Suzzallo.

Anything else I should know?

Know that we love Jesus and have fun as much as possible. Feel free to drop by the house and get to know us!