We realize that housing is an important factor in your seminary experience. Our hope is to provide a convenient, affordable, and clean residence for you and your family during your studies here.

The Seminary maintains a fully staffed Office of Housing and Auxiliary Services to assist students. The office is responsible for housing both married and single students, and for providing information about off-campus accommodations. All Seminary housing is located in the Princeton area, which is made up of picturesque countryside and pleasant residential communities.

Housing Assignment Notifications

Housing assignments will be sent out in mid-July for the coming academic year .  For those attending summer language they will be sent out in early June.  Residence halls typically open the Tuesday prior to the first day of class, and apartments will be available beginning the week before Labor Day. Please see official dates posted on the web page.

Housing Options

Family Student Housing

Family student housing at Princeton Theological Seminary includes the Charlotte Rachel Wilson Apartment complex, Roberts Hall apartments, and Tennent Hall apartments:

Single Student Housing

Princeton has three residence halls and one apartment building for single students:

All  rooms and apartments have data ports for access to the Seminary’s computer network, cable access for the Seminary's cable tv system, and phone jacks for telephone connection.  Residence halls do have a wireless connection, apartments do not.

Smoke free Housing

All of our residential building are smoke free.  Smoking is not permitted in any residential building or in fact any building on our campus.  Smoking is only permitted 25 feet from any structure.

Off-campus Housing

Each year, both single and married students seek housing other than that offered by the Seminary. The Princeton area offers a variety of townhouses, condominiums, and apartment complexes. On the average, one-, two-, and three-bedroom units in the area are usually double the cost of those at the Seminary. Single rooms to rent are also available through area homeowners.

Pet Policy

Pets (dogs and cats) are allowed at the CRW first floor apartments only. Pet friendly apartments are limited and are not guaranteed. A maximum of two pets is allowed per apartment. An additional monthly fee is charged for each pet. For details of the pet policy click here  pet policy 


The mailroom is located in the lower level of the Mackay Campus Center.  The exterior doors of the mailroom are unlocked from 7am-8:30pm daily, after 8:30pm you must your your student id to gain access.  Click here for information on  Mailroom policy and procedures. 


The Dining Hall is located in Mackay Campus Center.  For menus and nuritional information click  on Dining 

For the hours and operating schedule, click on Dining Calendar 15-16  

Guide to Residential Dining

Meal plan changes (15 or 21 meals) can be made as follows:  Fall semester must be changed by August 29, Spring semester must be changed by January 24.  Any changes must be made through the housing office.

To find out more about the residential dining program click on Residential Dining Guide

Gym and Recreation

Whitely gymnasium is located at the corner of Stockton and Hibben.  The gym has a basketball court for basketball, volleyball, indoor soccer and table tennis, a, fitness center  and raquetball court.  The gym is a locked facility and you must have your id card to gain access at all times. 

Gym Hours:

Monday through Saturday


Fitness Center - opens at 6:00am



Hours/Holiday Schedule 2015-16


Gym Rules and Regulations

Gym Basketball Court Schedule Winter 2015

Gym Red Room Schedule Winter 2015 

schedule may be subject to change

The gym can be scheduled for student groups through the athletic coordinator.  They gym cannot be reserved for individual use.

For group usage, scheduling must be done through the Housing Office.


Athletic Fields

Athletic fields are located at corner of Stockton and Hibben roads (Mercer field), mainly used for ultimate frisbee, and at CRW.  The new athletic field at CRW is expected to be ready in Fall 2014.  The fields currently used out there are on corner of Canal Pointe and Farber Road.

The Seminary has intramural programs for students for Flag football, Ultimate Frisbee and Basketball during the academic year.


Pool and Recreation

The Seminary does not have a pool.  To find out more information about area pools, click on the following link  pool information