Olden House

Olden House - 15 Olden Street - Princeton 

Short-term housing accommodations for visiting faculty.

Olden House is currently occupied until January 2018, with some limited opportunities for very short term accommodations before this time.

Olden House is Princeton University’s new short-term furnished rental property, ideally located in a residential neighborhood on campus at Olden and William Streets. It neighbors the University's Engineering Quadrangle and Friend Center for Engineering Education and is within a short walk of Nassau Street. The building is both smoke-free and pet-free.

The three-story building features 18 furnished apartments, with a mix of studios and one-bedroom units intended for visiting faculty.  Placement for Olden House follows the University's Eligibility Priority Policy.  Occupancy is limited to a maximum of 2 occupants from one to twelve months.

For requests for Olden House placements, please complete the Olden House Interest Form via the link below. You may contact the Faculty & Staff Housing office with questions, 609-258-3460, choose option 4 for Faculty & Staff Housing, or via email to fshsg@princeton.edu.

Eligibility Priority Policy

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Olden House Interest Form  (You may apply no more than six months before your planned arrival.)

  • 7 studios
  • 11 one-bedroom units
  • Fully furnished units
  • Towels and sheets provided
  • Central air conditioning
  • Fully equipped kitchens
  • Washer/dryer
  • Basement storage for personal items and bicycles
  • Closets
  • Television
  • Exterior bike rack

Rent (monthly)

  • Studios: $1660
  • One-bedrooms: $2476

Square Footage (range)

  • Studios: 394 SF - 468 SF
  • One-bedrooms: 534 SF - 616 SF


  • Electric stove
  • Microwave
  • Full-size refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • Iron/ironing board


  • Vinyl laminate in living areas and bedrooms
  • Ceramic tile in bathroom

Window treatments

  • Roller shades

Kitchen utensils and linens

  • Dinnerware
  • Cooking and dining utensils
  • Small appliances
  • Bed and bath linens
  • Starter cleaning kits

Furniture - studio (may vary)

  • Murphy bed or convertible couch
  • Nightstand
  • Dresser/TV stand
  • Dining table and chairs
  • Lounge chair
  • Coffee table
  • Leaning desk and leaning shelf units

Furniture - one-bedroom

  • Sectional couch
  • Coffee table
  • Dining table and chairs
  • Leaning desk and shelf units
  • Storage queen bed
  • Night stands
  • Lounge chair
  • Leaning media stand
  • Rent includes all utilities and Verizon FIOS bundle for cable TV and internet.
  • Landline telephone service is not provided.
  • Trash/recycling is provided by the University.

You can see other rental options using the Off-Campus Housing website.

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