Although CU Denver is located in the heart of the city, we've always operated with the needs of college students in mind. Whether you're looking for on-campus housing and dining close to classrooms or wish to explore other off-campus options in Denver, we've got the resources to help you find the perfect environment. Use this page to discover availability, schedule tours, learn about parking and transportation, or find student discounts to use around the city. Welcome home!
2023-2024 Academic Year Contracts Available Now!
This year, we will be introducing a new process for Housing Assignments for our Lynx Crossing Students. Applications submitted in January will have the highest priority for the Selection process. More information will be available to explain this process in the near future.
City Heights Housing
Home to over 550 residents, City Heights Residence Hall serves as a home away from home for students at CU Denver. Located in the heart of campus, City Heights features community-style rooms and the City Heights Dining Hall.
Discover City Heights
Lynx Crossing Housing
Live close to your classes and all the excitement that takes place on campus! Choose from five great floor plans with utilities included. With everything from lodging essentials to entertainment and recreation, you'll love it here.
Check Out Lynx Crossing
Looking to live off-campus? We've got you covered. Search for your options with our housing database. You'll find roommate listings/profiles, message boards, off-campus housing listings, sublets, and additional resources.
Find Off-Campus Options
Residence Hall Dining
Lynx Dining is proud to partner with Sodexo to offer our residents best-in-class dining services presenting an end to dreaded "dorm food."
Explore Dining Choices
Auraria Campus Dining
In addition to residence hall dining, students have access to a variety of restaurants, cafes, food trucks, and vendors.
Visit Campus Food Vendors
Discounted Dining in Denver
Looking to save some money and try new restaurants? Check out the Student Discounts page for several opportunities to save across the city.