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University Center


525 South State Street
Chicago, Illinois 60605


(312) 924-8000

Building Information

The University Center is a DePaul University residence hall that is shared with other local universities. DePaul students are assigned to common floors and units, allowing them to build a DePaul community. DePaul University administers all room assignments (including room changes), meal plans, and bills all charges directly to a student’s DePaul financial account.

The University Center got a complete remodel in 2018, so units boast new flooring, countertops and furniture. The building features various lounges, multimedia rooms and state-of-the-art technology labs, as well as a fitness center and in-building dining center.

Room Types

A variety of suites and apartments are available to all students, who range from freshmen to graduate students.


Suites feature a bed, desk, bookcase and compartmentalized closet for each resident. Residents in suites , which have no kitchen, are assigned a meal plan that can only be used in the University Center dining center. Unit types include:

  • Suite - Two residents per unit, two units share one bathroom.
  • Deluxe Double - Two residents in one room share one bathroom.
  • Private Room - One resident has a private room and a private bathroom.


All apartments include a full kitchen with a dishwasher and do not require a meal plan. Apartments also include both a living room and dining area with furniture. Unit types include:

  • Four-Bedroom Apartment - Four residents per unit; each resident has a lockable bedroom and all share two bathrooms.
  • Two-Bedroom Apartment - Four residents share two bedrooms and two bathrooms.
  • Studio Apartment - For one resident.
*For floor plans: Renderings are an artist's conception and are intended only as a general reference. Features, materials, finishes and layout of subject unit may be different than shown.

360 Virtual Tours

Visit the University Center on our virtual tour for a look inside the building.

Virtual Tour Description
Model semi-suite Occupancy of two residents
Model four-bedroom, four-person apartment Occupancy of four residents
Lobby Community area
Outdoor terrace Community area
Dining center Dining hall within building