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The following information explains the options for resident students.

Gold and Silver Plans

The Gold and Silver Plans include the cost of living in a campus dormitory and eating in the campus dining facilities during the Fall and Spring semesters, August through May.

No Meal Plan

Non-Athlete Students that live at The Lodge (dorm located off campus) can purchase a "No Meal" option.

2022-2023 Housing & Food Costs on Arkansas City & Sumner Campuses

Fall and Spring Semesters only

2022-2023 Academic Year

All plans require a $200 non-refundable down payment (amount goes towards total cost of housing plan) which must accompany the dorm contract.

Residents in Arkansas City on-campus dorms

Gold Double (19) - $5,800

  Silver Double (14) - $5,700

The Gold Plan includes the dorm cost and a 19 meal plan, which provides for three meals per day Monday through Friday and two meals per day on Saturday and Sunday.



The Silver Plan includes the dorm cost and a 14 meal plan, which provides for eating any 14 meals Thursday-Wednesday.

Residents in The Lodge (Arkansas City)
No Meal Plan

No Meal Plan-Double$4,100

No Meal Plan-Single - $4,400
Gold Meal Plan

19-Gold Double$5,800

19-Gold Single - $6,300
Silver Meal Plan

14-Silver Double$5,700

14-Silver Single - $6,200
Residents on Sumner Campus
No Meal Plan

No Meal Plan - Room Only$4,800


Payment Options

There are 3 payment options:

  1. Balance to be Paid in Full prior to August 15.
    1. Online payment is available at no extra cost.
  2. Financial Aid will be used to pay the balance due.
  3. Payment Plan through NelNet will be used.
    1. A $30 per semester processing fee will be charged upon enrollment in this plan.

Residence Hall Contract

To fill out a residence hall contract, log into TigerConnect and find the Residence Hall Contract under the Housing tab in TigerConnect.

You will need to complete two forms:

  • Cowley College Residence Hall Contract
  • Cowley College Student Health Forms

Thank you for your patience as we transition to new online forms. As this is a new process, we hope you find it quick and easy to complete. If you encounter a problem while completing this form, please contact the Housing office so we can address the problem.

Contract Preview

You may view the Residence Hall Contracts. These are to view only; they will not be accepted as a dorm contract.

Sample Residence Hall Contract

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