Senior Reservation for Saturday Evening The residence halls and houses close at 5 p.m. on Commencement day. Seniors who wish to stay on campus Saturday evening must reserve housing in Watson Hall for the evening of Commencement day. Please fill in and submit the Senior Saturday Housing form below. Reservations are due by May 16.
Housing for Graduates off Campus Spring Term Housing is available for graduating students who graduated early or are off campus spring term from Wednesday through Saturday of Senior Week in Watson Hall. An email will be sent in March, with the Senior Commencement Housing form attached, to all Seniors who are off campus Spring Term. Reservations are due by May 16.
Sibling Housing Reservation Housing is available for the brothers and sisters of seniors who wish to stay in College-owned housing through Commencement at a cost of $120 which includes your room and meals through Saturday of Senior Week at 5 p.m. An email will be sent in March, with the Sibling Commencement Housing form attached, to all siblings of graduates. Reservations are due by May 16.
Commencement Guest Reservation Carleton College offers limited housing in the residence halls for guests of seniors during Commencement weekend. All guests are housed in rooms vacated by students and share the building with students who are staying during the Commencement week. Rooms that are available are singles, doubles, and triples and share a common floor bathroom. Linen packets including a pillow, blanket, sheets, towel and a washcloth are provided. None of the halls are air-conditioned, and we recommend that individuals with smoke allergies or asthma not stay in the residential halls. No pets are allowed.
Available overnights for 2016 are Friday, June 10th and Saturday, June 11th. Cost of rooms are $35 per night for a single, $65 per night for a double, and $95 per night for a triple. Rooms open at 11 a.m. on Friday and close at noon on Sunday, June 12.
If you would like to make a reservation, please fill out and submit the Commencement Guest Reservation form below. All Commencement Guest Housing reservations must be prepaid and the form will ask for your credit card information before the reservation is complete. Commencement Guest Reservations are due by May 25. After May 25, rooms may be available on Friday, June 10 on a first come basis.