Olden House

Olden House - 15 Olden Street - Princeton 

Short-term housing accommodations for visiting faculty.  You may apply no more than six months before your planned arrival.

**Olden House has limited availability for AY 2019-2020.**

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.  The current rental rate for a studio is $1761 per month and $2627 per month for a 1 bedroom apartment.  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, option 4, or via email to fshsg@princeton.edu.

Eligibility Priority Policy

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Olden House Interest Form for Visiting Faculty (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-beginning July 1, 2019)

  • Studios: $1761
  • One-bedrooms: $2627

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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