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Intern, Guest Housing & Conferences

Intern Housing

​Midtown Detroit is a great place to live, work and play.  WSU welcomes interns who wish to reside on the campus of Wayne State University during their internship.  We offer, safe, convenient and affordable housing for interns who are employed in Detroit and the surrounding areas.  See the flyer for more information and reserve your space today.  Internship contracts may be found on the Forms and Policies page.  Still have questions?  Contact Mrs. Chris Bowen at 313-577-7869 or email at ab0227@wayne.edu.

Guest & Conferences

Housing and Residential Life offers a limited number of one and two bedroom guest apartments. They are located in the DeRoy and University Tower apartments and are available on a nightly, weekly or monthly basis. Residents or University personnel may reserve these apartments to accommodate themselves or visiting relatives/guests. Guest units fill up quickly, therefore it is recommended to make your reservations early. Below are our guest unit types and pricing.

DeRoy One Bedroom Apartment

            $70 daily rate, $434 weekly rate and $1470 monthly rate

DeRoy and University Tower Two Bedroom Apartments

            $75 daily rate, $465 weekly rate and $1575 monthly rate

How to reserve a guest unit

To reserve a guest unit, please contact Chris Bowen at ab0227@wayne.edu. A minimum of 2 business days advance notice is required.  If a unit is available, you will receive a contract and an amount for your entire stay. You must return this contract and pay for your stay in full within five business days of making your reservation. Once your contract and payment has been received you will receive an email confirmation for your reservation. Check-in for all guest units begins at 1:00pm and check-out is no later than 11:00am.

Unit amenities

All guest units are air conditioned and are furnished. Units come with towels and linen; however guests are responsibility to clean throughout the stay. Laundry rooms are provided throughout the apartment buildings. It costs a $1.50 to wash and $1.50 to dry using a normal sized washer or dryer. All apartments also include a refrigerator, stove, microwave, dishes, cookware, utensils, television, iron and ironing board. Most apartments also come with wireless internet and basic cable.  Personal toiletry items are not included.

Other area hotels

In the event that a guest unit is not available for your stay on campus, we can recommend two other area hotels that are in the area. The first is Ferry Street Inn, which is within walking distance from the campus. Please visit, www.theinnonferrystreet.com for more information. The second hotel is the Hotel St. Regis of Detroit. Please visit www.hotelstregisdetroit.com for more information.