Conditions of Occupancy: Cornish Commons is located on the campus of Cornish College of the Arts. Housing is only available to individuals that were enrolled at an accredited college or university during term/semester immediately following or proceeding the current academic term. You do not need to be enrolled at Cornish College of the Arts. As part of the application process, you will have to provide a .edu email address as verification that you are a student at a college or university.
Availability: Cornish Commons is available for housing on a rolling basis throughout the year. After we have received your application with arrival and departure dates, we will confirm space availability for those dates. For summer stays, we typically have availability starting the second week of May until the third week of August.
There is no application fee and the contract will follow your application, so there is no risk in applying!
Contract: Once we have received and processed your application, we will send a contract for you to sign. You should expect the contract about five (5) business days after submitting your application.
Rent Payment: The rent payment for your entire stay is due on arrival before you check-in to your room. We will calculate your rent based on the dates you provide and room type you select in your application, and send an invoice for payment. Plan on providing a payment check to our staff at Cornish Commons. We have a strict no pay, no key policy at check-in.
If you are unable to pay the entire rent payment upon arrival, please contact us ahead of your arrival to discuss payment terms and provide a guarantor information.
Roommates: If you select a double room and have a roommate that will also be staying at Cornish Commons, you will be able to provide their name in your application so you can be placed together.
You are required to provide your own roommate pairing for a double room. Please note your roommate on your application. Once both roommates have applied for housing, we will review and choose to approve your request.
Please reach out to us if you have any concerns with this policy, and we will look for the best solution for you.
Room Furnishings: Your room comes furnished with a bed frame, extra long twin mattress, chair, desk and dresser. It does not include linens. If you need linens or other room items, there is a Target within walking distance of Cornish Commons.
Parking/Transportation: We do not have onsite parking. However, we are centrally located in downtown Seattle with easy access to the SoundTransit system with includes buses, Link light rail, streetcars, and the Washington State Ferry system. If you do want to bring a vehicle, parking in a downtown garage will cost about $200 a month. We have several parking garages near Cornish Commons.
|Summer 2022 Flat Rates (May 14 - Aug 14, 2021)|
|Room Type||Rate||Summer Availability 2022|
|Double Room*||$3,870 per person||Application Not Open|
|Super Double*||$4,610 per person||Application Not Open|
|Double Room w/Kitchenette*||$4,610 per person||Application Not Open|
|Single Room||$5,350 per person||Application Not Open|
|Single w/Kitchenette||$6,090 per person||Application Not Open|
|Super Single (double room without a roommate)||$6,890 per person||Application Not Open|
|Super Single w/Kitchenette (double kitchenette room without a roommate)||$7,630 per person||Application Not Open|
*Double spaces are offered only upon request. You are required to provide your roommate pairing as part of your application. Once both roommates have applied for housing, we will review and choose to approve your request. Please reach out to us if you have any concerns with this policy.
Applications for Summer 2022 are not yet open. Thank you!
Please call or email to check on spaces with limited availability.
|2021-2022 Academic Year Rates (Mid August - May)|
|Double Room*||$275 per person, per week||Yes|
|Double Room w/Kitchenette*||$325 per person, per week||Yes|
|Single Room||$375 per person, per week||Sold Out|
|Single w/Kitchenette||$425 per person, per week||Sold Out|
|Super Single (double room without a roommate)||$475 per person, per week||Yes|
|Super Single w/Kitchenette (double kitchenette room without a roommate)||$525 per person, per week||Yes|