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Summer Intern Housing


Stay at UTC for the summer!

UTC Housing and Residence Life provides summer housing to any college student interning or working with local businesses in the Chattanooga area from late May through July. This can be for UTC students or students attending other universities.

Summer Interns will be housed with UTC Summer School Students in Decosimo Apartments.

Intern Process:

  • Complete application
  • Invoice will be emailed to you
  • Mail in Money order, must be received 5 days prior to move in
  • Receipt will be emailed once Money Order has been received

Housing Accommodations

All interns will be housed in Decosimo Apartments. When possible, interns will be housing with other interns with the exception of summer school residents who also reside in this complex. If an intern is requesting to reside in an apartment alone, the intern must rent all four bedrooms in the apartment. All residents should expect to receive a roommate while residing in UTC Housing facilities unless the entire apartment is "bought out". Decosimo Apartments require swipe card access which will be given to you through a temporary access card unless you obtain a UTC ID.



  • Private room
    • Full size mattress
    • Linens not provided
  • Kitchen: stove, oven, fridge and microwave
  • Handicap accessible rooms (available on request)
  • Coin-operated laundry facilities
  • Wireless Internet
  • Staff available 24/7who are knowledgeable and familiar with UTC and the Chattanooga area



$26 per night/per person


Available Dates

Sunday, May 10th, 2015 - Friday, July 31st, 2015


Check-In & Check-Out

Check In/Outs are typically scheduled Monday - Friday between 8am-8pm or by appointment.

Check-ins - email Alexia Phinizey with your anticipated arrival time.

Check-outs - schedule an appointment with your Resident Assistant at least 3 days prior to your check out date.



Summer parking information can be found at UTC Parking Services

* Parking is not included with housing fee.


Aquatics and Recreation Center (ARC) Membership


  • Not a current UTC Student.  
  • Those living on campus (18+ years old) in the residence halls that are associated with camps, conferences or internships.
  • Youth Summer camp participants are not eligible.
  • Must purchase a Campus Rec Card.

Affiliate Membership:

  • $25 for 30 Consecutive days
  • Additional $10 for a Campus Rec Card  

 Membership includes:

  • Access during Operation hours
    • ARC 6:00am-8:00pm Monday-Friday
    • ARC Pool - Open swim & Lap Lanes 
    • ARC Climbing Area 
    • Maclellan Gym 
    • Group Fitness Classes
  • UTC Outdoors, Trips and Equipment Rentals  

Stop by the Aquatic and Recreation Center from 8:00am-5:00pm, M-F to join. 

Cash, Check, Visa or Mastercard accepted. 

For more information: or 423.425.4213

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Responsibility Statement

I understand that I am responsible for the temporary access card and the replacement of the card should I lose it. (Replacement cost is $20)

I understand that interns must abide by the  Housing Contract  and Student Handbook

I understand that I am responsible for the entire rent assessment for the dates I list in advance that I will reside in UTC Housing facilities ($26 person/night). Should I make the decision to vacate the housing prior to my planned check out date, I understand that no refund will be given.

I understand that if i wish to extend my stay longer than what was initially paid for I must notify the housing office and pay the additional fee 5 business days before my originally scheduled check out date.


Payment Information

Rent assessment for your entire stay is due in advance through a Money Order only. Payment must be received 5 business days prior to check in.

Please mail Money Order to:

UTC Housing & Residence Life
Attn. Summer Intern Housing
615 McCallie Avenue, Dept. 2202
Chattanooga, TN 37403


Contact Person

Jason Harville - Assistant Director of Housing and Residence Life

(423) 425-5895


Main Housing Office

(423) 425-4304


Application Process

  1. Complete the application below.
  2. UTC Housing will send you an invoice based on the dates noted on your application.
  3. Once payment (Money Order only) has been received UTC housing will confirm receipt through email and notify you of your assignment.
  4. UTC housing will submit a request on your behalf for an affiliate ID with UTC. This ID is needed to gain access to the UTC wireless internet and to purchase a UTC parking pass or gym membership at the Aquatics and Recreation Center.



By filling out the below form, the above terms are accepted for Accommodations and Responsibility; I consent to the use of electronic records and agree to all policies and procedures - as they apply to me - of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Internship Information
Emergency Contact
Payment Information
Terms of Application

An email will be sent to you confirming receipt of application and payment.