Bay College has apartment facilities for 100 students. The college apartments are located on the north end of the campus near the College Avenue entrance.
There are 21 four-person apartments and 8 two-person apartments. The four-person apartments are townhouses with two bedrooms and a bath upstairs, and kitchenette and living/dining area on the first floor. These apartments have a total of 814 square feet of living space. The two-person apartments have one bedroom, a bath, and a kitchenette/dining area. These apartments have 436 square feet of living space. Availability of two-person apartments is limited.

Heat, water, electricity, local telephone, expanded basic cable television, and high-speed internet are included in the rent charge.  Long distance calling is not included.

Apartments are furnished with a twin bed and dresser for each student, as well as a kitchen table and chairs.  Kitchens are equipped with a refrigerator and stove. 

Looking for something to do? Students living in Bay College Apartments can receive free tickets to Campus Activities Board (CAB) shows!  Talk with your Resident Assistant (RA) or the Director of Student Life to get your ticket. For a list of CAB shows, click here!

Bay College now offers limited housing for summer!  

Eligibility and occupancy schedule:
A.  Students are eligible who take at least one credit hour through Bay College.
     1. Summer I (5/18-6/26):
          a. Move in: Friday, 5/15/15
          b. Move out: By 5pm on Saturday, 6/27/15

     2. Summer II (6/29-8/7):
          a. Move in: Friday, 6/26/15
          b. Move out: By 5pm on Saturday, 8/8/15
B. Individuals who are working for Bay College in the summer who have taken classes during Winter 2015 and who are       registered for classes in Fall 2015 are eligible.
     1. Student employees must move out by 5pm on Saturday, 8/8/15, or within three (3) days of their employment                 with Bay College ending, whichever comes first. 

Over summer various maintenance projects occur in the Bay College Apartments.  It is probable that students will need to move from one apartment to another between Summer I and Summer II, to allow for the completion of maintenance projects in occupied apartments.  Bay College staff will communicate this to all residents in advance of the move deadline.

Rent for summer is $95/week, and includes electricity, water, high speed internet and wireless, free local calling, trash pick up, and basic expanded cable.

Payment schedule:
A. Summer I: 
     1. $285 due by 5/19/15
     2. $285 due by 6/15/15

B. Summer II:
     1. $285 due by 6/30/15
     2. $285 due by 8/3/15

To Apply:
Complete, print, sign and return the Summer Housing Application, found here:

Mail your Summer housing Application along with your $150 Housing Deposit to:

Dave Laur
Director of Student Life, Bay College
2001 N. Lincoln Rd.
Escanaba, MI 49829

Please make checks out to "Bay College".

2015-2016 Academic Year Information
Estimated rent rates for 2015-2016 are:
2 Person/1 Bedroom Apartment--$1600 per student/per semester
4 Person/2 Bedroom Apartment--$1500 per student/per semester

Single apartments and bedrooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. In a 2-person apartment, a student will have the apartment to him or herself. In a 4-person apartment, a student will have his or her own bedroom and may share the rest of the apartment with up to two more students. The rent rates for singles are:
2 Person/1 Bedroom Single Apartment: $2200 per student/semester
4 Person/2 Bedroom Single Bedroom: $2100 per student/semester

Rent must be paid in full, covered entirely by financial aid, or student enrolled in FACTS payment plan by your tuition due date or your housing assignment may be canceled and your classes may be dropped.

If there is no space available when your application is received, you will be added to our waiting list and notified in writing.  Your $150 security deposit must be received with your application for it to be considered active.  In the event that we are unable to provide housing for you, your deposit will be refunded to you in its entirety.  If you cancel your Application for Student Housing, your deposit will be refunded in accordance to the schedule included on your application.

Q:  When will I find out what apartment I am in?  Roommates?

A:  Housing Assignment letters are e-mailed to the student's Bay College e-mail address in early August.  These will contain your specific apartment assignment, roommate names and contact information, and check-in information.  Housing charges for the semester will also be applied at this time.

Q: Can I have my own bedroom or apartment?

A: Single apartments and bedrooms may be available.  Contact the Director of Student Life at dave.laur@baycollege.edu or 906-217-4031 for more details. 

Q:  When can I move in for fall semester?

A:  Student Housing will open on Friday, August 28, 2015.  Check in begins at 8:30 AM and goes until 4:30 PM.  Residents can also check-in anytime after that by stopping by apartments 6 or 7 to check in with the Resident Assistants.

Q: When can I move in for winter semester?

A: Student housing re-opens on Friday, January 8, 2016. 

Q:  Can I bring a pet?

A:  The only pets allowed in Student Housing are fish in 20 gallon tank or smaller.

Q:  What furniture is provided? 

A:  Each student is provided with a twin bed (standard twin, NOT extra long) and a dresser in the bedroom.  A kitchen table and chairs are also provided.

STUDENT HOUSING POLICIES: The Student Housing Handbook will be updated in June. Below is a link to last year's Student Housing Handbook:


Applications and deposits should be returned to:

Dave Laur
Director of Student Life, Bay College
2001 N. Lincoln Road
Escanaba, MI 49829

For further assistance with Student Housing, please contact Dave Laur, Director of Student Life, at 906.217.4031 or dave.laur@baycollege.edu
Bay College Main,
2001 N Lincoln Road, Escanaba, MI 49829
906.786.5802 Main Campus Directions