Our accommodations

Collins has the following room types for students to be assigned to:

  • Double (most common)
  • Single
  • Triple
  • Double with private bath (extremely limited, often requires medical need)
  • Single with private bath (extremely limited, often requires medical need)
  • Single with shared bath (extremely limited, often requires medical need)

All rooms are air-conditioned and have standard IU Housing furniture sets (beds, desks and chairs, dressers, wardrobes).

Community and single-occupancy community restrooms are available on residential floors at Collins LLC.

See virtual tours and some additional room policies on the Collins page on the IU Housing website:

Rooms in Edmondson have access to an elevator. If you have medical need for an elevator, please make sure to have a medical verification form on file with IU Housing.


Some rooms on the Quad have large casement windows, courtyard views, and other special features. Residents of Hillcrest enjoy the Clubhouse with arts facilities and the Collins cinema, and our Edmondson residents don't have to leave the building to access dining, public programming spaces, and an elevator. Returning residents often choose a particular room for a feature they find especially attractive. Check out the following list of amenities.

In Edmondson, you'll find:

  • Tate Holt Tower Lounge to hang out or attend a program.
  • Collins' IU Dining location
  • The Center Desk
  • Student mailboxes
  • Two computer stations and a printer/copier/scanner
  • Carl Ziegler Edmondson Formal Lounge
  • Dottie Collins Commons
  • The Cheshire Café
  • Collins’ two classrooms

In Cravens, you'll find:

  • The Student Government office
  • Camping and other sports/rec equipment you can check out
  • Large lounges on the first floor for studying and hanging out

In Smith, you'll find:

  • Our UITS computer lab
  • The Smith Kitchen
  • A rec/dining area to hang out
  • A spacious lounge

In Hillcrest, you'll find:

  • A rec area with a pool table and ping pong table
  • Many of our arts facilities, where you can be trained by your peers to make your own creations
  • The Collins Cinema space