Our student housing at 787 Munras Avenue provides comfortable living with shared spaces for cooking, collaborating, and socializing with your fellow students.

Convenience and Community

  • Newly renovated, fully furnished housing for up to 85 Institute students plus two resident assistants
  • Option of single rooms, double rooms, or triple rooms
  • Shared kitchens, bathrooms, study spaces, and common areas
  • Fosters community and connections with fellow students
  • Price includes all utilities (electricity, water, trash/recycling, and Wi-Fi)
  • Price includes access to bicycle storage and 64 parking spots (underground and outdoor)
  • Conveniently located within a 10-minute walk to classes and Institute facilities
  • Walking distance to grocery stores, restaurants, and the Del Monte Shopping Center 
  • Secure access via ID card and codes
  • Eliminates landlords and lease negotiations
  • On-site support from the director of residential life and residential assistants


Our student housing was designed with an approach that considers the varied abilities of all users with a focus on equitable, flexible, and maneuverable spaces. Several rooms have full mobility clearance. There are multiple communication features and a variety of bathroom types and locations.

Munras Housing Neighborhood

Take a bird’s-eye look at the neighborhood surrounding Munras housing. Located on 787 Munras Avenue in Monterey, the dorm provides convenient housing just a few minutes’ walk away from class and the beach.

Pricing and Payment

Costs below include all utilities:

    2022–2023 Academic Year

    • Single room $6,300/semester
    • Double room $5,222/semester (per person)
    • Triple room $4,748/semester (per person)

    Winter Term Rates:

    • Single: about $55/night, 33 nights = $1,815
    • Double: about $45/night, 33 nights = $1,490
    • Triple: about $40/night, 33 nights = $1,320

    2023-2024 Academic Year

    Fall Semester (arrival/night of August 25 or after – departure day of December 17, 2023)

    • Single: $6,552
    • Double: $5,431
    • Triple: $4,938

    Winter (Night of December 17, 2023 – night of January 17, 2024)

    • Single: $57 per night
    • Double: $48 per night
    • Triple: $43 per night

    Spring Semester (Arrival/night of January 18 or after – departure day of May 19, 2024)

    • Single: $6,552
    • Double: $5,431
    • Triple: $4,938


    Applying For Housing

    Your Munras Student Housing will be awarded through an application process and is not guaranteed. Your housing application and placement are for a semester. Munras residents will need to re-apply for housing each semester. Placement in future semesters is not guaranteed. Should your application be denied, be assured that housing decisions will take place early enough for you to find off-campus housing, if necessary.

    Only current students and incoming students who have already paid their tuition deposit may apply.

    If you’d like to apply for student housing, follow these steps: 

    1. Log into the Student Housing Portal HERE.

    2. Use your Middlebury account in the format of username@middlebury.edu and password to enter the housing portal. 

    3. Once you have signed into your portal, you will be able to see your current information displayed on the home page, as well as in the “Personal Information” tab.

    4. Our spring 2023 application is available under the “applications” tab.

    Munras Housing Opening Ceremony

    Watch highlights from the Munras Housing opening ceremony.

    Spring 2023 semester

    • New student move-in: January 19–20, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
    • Returning student move-in: January 26–27, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
    • Resident move-out: May 15–21
    • Halls close for spring 2023: May 22

    Hall Staff

    Our resident assistants and community assistants are here to help after business hours and on weekends. To contact them, call our RA duty phone at (831) 884-2447. They have a variety of responsibilities, including conducting safety and maintenance inspections, serving out a duty rotation, community building, and hosting programs. 

    Resources and Policies


    If you have any questions about Munras housing, please contact the director of residential life Saiya Yanagihashi at munrashousing@middlebury.edu

    If you have any questions about enrolling at the Middlebury Institute, please contact the admissions team.