Guest Housing Rates

Summer 2019 Rates

University & Non-Profit Per-Person
Towers Hall$26.25$30.25$19.75$23.25
Chaffee Hall$26.25$30.25$19.75$23.25
Driscoll Hall*$26.25$19.75
Morrison Hall*$26.25$19.75
Keiser Hall$30.25$23.25
Taylor Hall$30.25$23.25
University Square$37.75$31.25
University Suites$37.75$31.25
Sawtooth Hall$30.25$36.00$23.25$27.00
Lincoln Townhomes$42.50$35.00

*Morrison and Driscoll Halls have a limited number of double rooms. Each guest will be booked at the double room rate, regardless of room type.

Special Rates

Long-Term Guest Housing

  • 13% tax does not apply for long-term housing
  • To qualify, reservation must be more than 30 days
BuildingRoom TypeBathroom TypeRate
University SquareSuite with Kitchen - Per BedroomSuite$23.75
Lincoln TownhomesTownhome - Per BedroomSuite$26.60

The University and Non-Profit rate applies when:

  • Group must be booked by a Boise State University entity (faculty, staff, student, club, department) AND
  • All charges must go through the Internal Departmental Transfer of Funds process and paid for by the sponsoring group’s Departmental ID


  • The group must be a 501(c)3 non-profit
  • 501(c)3 certificate must be returned prior to creating your guest housing agreement

(Please note: Being a 501(c)3 group does not necessarily exempt the group from state and local taxes)

Important Tax Information

  • All rates are subject to state and local taxes, currently at 13% (sales tax 6% + travel & convention tax 2% + Auditorium District tax 5%)
    • To be exempt from state and local taxes, an Idaho State Sales Tax Exempt Certificate (ST-101) must be returned prior to creating your guest housing agreement
    • Stays longer than 30 days are exempt from state & local taxes

Additional Fees & Services

Administrative Fee

A one-time per person administrative fee of $5


Community and Non-profit groups are required to provide a 25% deposit with their signed guest housing agreement to confirm their reservation


Overnight parking is available and must be requested in advance of your guest housing stay.  The fee is $2.25/day per vehicle and $4.50/day per bus

Online Registration & Payment Portal (upon request)

The university’s setup fee for an online registration page with a payment gateway is $250 and the fee is non‑refundable.

Laundry Facilities

Each residential facility has a dedicated laundry room within the building with high efficiency and high capacity washers and dryers. The cost is $1.50 per load to wash or dry. The Lincoln Townhomes, University Square, & University Suites have washer/dryer in each unit for complimentary laundering.

Kitchen Kits & Microwaves

Kitchen Kits include pots, pans and cooking utensils for $60/month; microwaves are an additional $15/month; 3 month minimum rental required.

Incidental Charges

Lost Key: Chaffee, Driscoll, Morrison, Towers$30
Lost Key: Keiser, Taylor, University Square, University Suites, Lincoln Townhomes, Sawtooth$75
Lost access card$25
Broken or bent key$15
Late departure without prior arrangement$25
Early arrival without prior arrangement$25
Lost or severely damaged linens$30
Excessive cleaning (min. two hours)$25/hour


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House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No drugs or alcohol
  • No pets

See complete Policies and Standards


If you’re bringing a car, bus, or ADA vehicle to campus, be sure to order an overnight parking permit through your group coordinator or reach out directly to to order your permit prior to your arrival. The cost is $2.25/day for cars and $4.50/day for busses. Available options are the Brady Garage, Lincoln Garage, or the lot in front of the Taco Bell Arena.