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2018 Summer Intern Housing Program

UNM Residence Life and Student Housing is proud to offer safe, affordable and convenient housing to students with summer internships directly linked to their academic goals. Our contracts are flexible and include only the weeks you need. Interns provide their own dishes, bed/bath linens and other personal items. 

Program Dates

May 19 to August 4, 2018. Limited space is available before and after these dates. Please contact us for availability.

Convenient Apartment Living

We provide single accommodations (private bedrooms) in shared apartment‐style housing within our two apartment complexes, the Lobo Rainforest, our newest 2 bedroom/2 bath living option located in downtown Albuquerque, and Redondo Village Apartments, 4 bedroom/1 bath apartments located on campus. Both locations are fully furnished.  The Lobo Rainforest includes a washer and dryer in each unit. Learn more about RVA and Lobo Rainforest apartments.

Amenities and Pricing

  • Weekly leases starting at $160 per week (4 week minimum), including utilities and Wi-Fi
  • Fully furnished
  • 24/7 on-campus customer service desk 
  • 24-hour security and safety escorts
  • Free laundry facilities and mailbox
  • Outdoor recreational facilities including basketball, sand volleyball and tennis courts as well as BBQ grills and running path
  • Parking permits and gym memberships are available at an additional cost

Need to arrive early or stay later?

Call or email to inquire about availability and request an application for academic year short-term housing.

Application and Contract

Please review the following before submitting your application: 

Email the completed application to with “Intern application attached” in the subject line. 

Paying for Summer Housing

Payment options include credit/debit card (preferred method), check or money order. Once your application has been reviewed and approved, you will receive an email with an invoice and payment instructions. Complete your payment according to your instructions. Once your payment is received, your room will be reserved. Payment plans are available, and are limited and approved individually, based on need. For more information or to request a payment plan, contact us at 505.277.2660 or

Payments made for interns by universities other than UNM are due upon receipt of invoice. Please ensure your University's timely payment. Payments made by UNM departments can be arranged by calling us at 505.277.2660. 

Intern Directory

The Summer Intern Information Directory provides valuable information that you will need prior to and during your stay and can help answer many of the questions you may have. Take the time to read and familiarize yourself with this handbook prior to your arrival.

Questions? Call our 24-hour Help Desk at 505.277.9203.

We look forward to welcoming you to Albuquerque!