Office of New Student Orientation Programs

Overnight Accommodations

Summer orientation 2015 overnight accommodations are available from June 1 through July 11.  

There are NO overnight accommodations available in the month of August.

  • Rocket Launch 2015 includes an optional overnight stay in the Horton International House, an air-conditioned residence hall, for a fee of $20 per person (including student) without linens; $25 per person (including student) with linens or $75 per suite (pay by cash, check or credit card upon arrival; only MasterCard, Visa or Discover cards accepted). Accommodations are available only as pre-event accommodations (night before your scheduled orientation program date). The Horton International House is a suite-style living facility with an international focus and houses 400 students. Suites are either 4-person, with two double bedrooms, or 6-person with two double bedrooms and two single bedrooms. Each suite includes a furnished living room and semi-private bathroom.

Our accommodations include: 

  • X-long twin bed (measures 80”)
  • Semi-private bathroom shared with 2-4 suitemates
  • Linen – 2 sheets, pillow, blanket plus washcloth and towel
  • High-speed Internet access

Please bring the following personal items to make your stay more comfortable:

  • Toiletries
  • Alarm Clock
  • Comfortable Shoes

Check-in          3–11 p.m.

Check-out        9 a.m.

  • Parking for overnight accommodations: The Horton International House is located at 1730 West Rocket Drive and parking is available in lot 26 (parking area in front of the Main Campus Medical Center). A permit is required for overnight parking in this lot, please visit the Parking Services website at to purchase a Guest Parking Permit.

Please submit your overnight accommodations reservation when registering for orientation through the online orientation reservation system found on the New Student Tab of the myUT portal at Please contact the Office of New Student Orientation Programs at 419.530.1267 or toll-free at 877.752.

Last Updated: 6/26/15