Student Housing

Ashland is all about building community. With this in mind, we offer both residential and commuter housing options for our students.

For the residential experience, Ashland offers affordable housing at its Ashland, Ohio campus. One, two, and three bedroom apartments, as well as single family houses are available for students to rent

Learn more about the student housing options below.

Housing Options

Hoseck Apartments

82 and 84 Samaritan Avenue are home to the Hoseck Apartments. These one or two bedroom units have a living room, dining room, air conditioning and free laundry shared by four apartments. The two bedroom units rent for $610 per month (plus electric) while the one bedrooms are $405.

Holsinger Apartments

At 80 Samaritan Avenue you will find the Holsinger Apartments. Holsinger includes 5 one-bedroom units and 1 three-bedroom unit. The building shares one laundry area. Each one bedroom units rents for $415 per month (plus electric) and the three-bedroom is $610 (plus electric).

Mack Manor

Mack is an architecturally unique complex at 36 Samaritan Avenue. The four units share a laundry area and all electric is included. There are two efficiency apartment which rent for $350 per month, a one-bedroom renting for $480 per month and a two-bedroom for $560 per month.

China House

812 Center Street is located right in the historic district of Ashland. The stately home has been transformed to offer 3 one-bedroom apartments with a shared laundry room on the main floor. Each apartment rents for $455 per month.

Walther House

15 College Avenue, just one block from campus provides a great living environment for 4 single male students. The house is furnished with a full kitchen, 1.5 baths, large dining and living areas and four private bedrooms. Laundry is in the basement. Each resident pays $335 per month.

Pet Friendly Residences

31 and 33 College Avenue, one block from campus is a duplex that is friendly to small pets (cats/dogs). Utilities are not included in the following rents. We offer a one bedroom apartment for $420 per month and a two-bedroom for $445 plus utilities.

Single Family Houses

The Seminary also owns four single family houses that are available to rent. Priority is given to families with children. Rents range from $445 to $575 per month plus all utilities.

Background Check Information

All residents are required to complete a background check. To provide a safe living environment for our students and their families, all students (and spouses) applying for Seminary housing or at the request of the Office of Enrollment Management will be required to pay Viewpoint Screening for a background check service as a condition precedent to occupancy and/or enrollment. The background check will include the following information: Country Criminal – County of Residence, Residence History, and Nationwide Sexual Offender index.

When you go to the Viewpoint Screening website go to “Select School” and from the map, choose OHIO and find “Ashland Theological Seminary”. There are two packages to choose. Applicants who have lived in 1 or 2 counties in the past seven years should choose $16.00 package. If you have lived in three or more counties over the past seven years, choose the $29 package. Complete the simple application and select “Next” at the bottom of the page. Complete your payment information and submit the report. It is that simple. The Seminary reserves the right to deny occupancy, admission or revoke this contract based upon information received through the background security check.

Commuter Lodging Options

Commuter students make up a vast majority of Ashland students. But sometimes you just don’t want to make that drive home after a night class. That is why we offer commuter lodging options.

Hoseck Apartments, Schmeidt Hall, Rodkey Apartments and Allison House each offer affordable, comfortable and convenient overnight housing for commuter students and guests of the Seminary. They offer two-bedroom apartments with two twin beds in each bedroom, one-bedroom apartments with two twin beds, and private one-bedroom apartments with a queen bed. Reservations can be made in advance for a one night stay or book our one or more nights for the entire quarter.

Apartments include: Furnished living room with color TV and wireless internet; bedding/towels; equipped kitchen with appliances, coffee maker, toaster, dishes, utensils and cookware.

Rates Per Night
(effective through 8/31/16)
Twin bed in a shared room $30 Private bedroom in a shared apartment $45 Private one bedroom apartment (twin) $50 Private one bedroom apartment (queen) $60 Private two bedroom apartment (4 twins) $90


Ashland is all about building community. With this in mind, we offer both residential and commuter housing options for our students.

Who to Contact

Student Housing