Residential living is an essential part of the SUTD undergraduate experience.  You will be housed in a double room during your first 3 terms (Freshmore).  If you choose to continue staying in the student housing after Freshmore, you may choose either a double or single room.

Location

Room Type



Common Facilities

  • Communal shower and bathroom facilities on each floor
  • Mini pantry with microwave, hot/cold water dispenser and sink on each floor
  • Communal kitchen (level 1) equipped with induction cookers, microwaves, conventional oven and vending machines
  • Pantry (level 9) with a 2‐burner induction cooker, microwave, hot water dispenser and vending machines
  • Laundry room (level 1) with washing machines and dryers
  • Laundry drying area (level 12)
  • Student lounge (level 1, block 57)
  • Viewing deck (level 12, blocks 55 and 59)
  • Recreational rooms
  • Study and discussion rooms
  • LAN point and Wi-Fi

SUTD Freshmore (AY15/16) Housing Fees (correct as of 5th March 2015):

Stay Period

Room Type

Housing Fees

Payment Schedule

May-15

Sep-15

Jan-16

May-15 to Apr-16

Double

S$4,212.00

S$1,404.00

S$1,404.00

S$1,404.00

  • Additional housing fees are payable if you check in before the stay period start date.
  • The above housing fees will not be pro-rated if you choose to check in after the stay period start date, unless you are offered housing after the stay period start date.
  • The housing fees per term are calculated as follows: (Housing fees for Stay Period / Number of terms), rounded up to the nearest whole figure.
  • The housing fees are payable by term as indicated the above payment schedule. Payment is due one week from the invoice date (except for GIRO payments).
  • You are liable for the entire housing fees as indicated above unless otherwise informed.
  • S$20 fee would be imposed for late payments.
  • A separate charge is payable for the usage of the room’s air conditioning which is on a “Pay-as-you-use” scheme. The air con charges (domestic electrical tariff + 7% GST + 10% admin charge) are reviewed every 6 months.
  • For billing or payment related queries, please email housing@sutd.edu.sg.

SUTD Pillar Years Housing Fees (AY2015/16) (correct as of 9th October 15)

Stay Period

Room Type

Housing Fees (incl. of GST)

Payment Schedule

May-15

Sep-15

Jan-16

May-16

Vacation & Term

(May-15 to Apr-16)

Double

S$4,734.00

S$1,578.00

S$1,578.00

S$1,578.00

 

Single

S$5,826.00

S$1,942.00

S$1,942.00

S$1,942.00

 

Term

(Sep-15 to Apr-16)

Double

S$2,990.00

 

S$1,495.00

S$1,495.00

 

Single

S$3,680.00

 

S$1,840.00

S$1,840.00

 

Single, ensuite

S$5,750.00

 

S$2,875.00

S$2,875.00

 

Vacation & Term

(May-15 to Aug-16)

Double

S$6,100.00

S$1,525.00

S$1,525.00

S$1,525.00

S$1,525.00

Single

S$7,504.00

S$1,876.00

S$1,876.00

S$1,876.00

S$1,876.00

Term

(Sep-15 to Aug-16)

Double

S$4,356.00

 

S$1,452.00

S$1,452.00

S$1,452.00

Single

S$5,361.00

 

S$1,787.00

S$1,787.00

S$1,787.00

Single, ensuite

S$8,376.00

 

S$2,792.00

S$2,792.00

S$2,792.00

  • A $200.00 acceptance fee is payable in order to confirm your reservation.
  • Additional housing fees are payable if you check in before the stay period start date.
  • The above housing fees will not be pro-rated if you choose to check-in after the stay period start date, unless you are offered housing after the stay period start date.
  • The housing fees per term are calculated as follows: (Housing fees for cohort AY / Number of terms), rounded up to the nearest whole figure.
  • The housing fees are payable by term as indicated in the above payment schedule. Payment is due one week from the invoice date (except for GIRO payments).
  • You are liable for the entire housing fees as indicated above unless otherwise informed.
  • S$20 fee would be imposed for late payments.
  • A separate charge is payable for the usage of the room’s air conditioning which is on a “Pay-as-you-use” scheme. The air con charges (domestic electrical tariff + 7% GST + 10% admin charge) are reviewed every 6 months.
  • For billing or payment related queries, please email housing@sutd.edu.sg.

Other Housing Related Fees and Charges (as of 3rd Mar 2015)

S/N

Categories

Fees (incl. of GST)

1

Housing Application Fees

S$10.70 per application

(Not applicable to Freshmores)

2

Damaged or lost property

Cost of replacement + S$10.70 admin charge

3

Damaged/lost room access card

Cost of replacement* + S$10.70 admin charge

*Waived until further notice

4

Lockout(s)

S$10.70 admin charge

5

Retrieval of items being confiscated for being placed at the corridor/common areas, causing obstruction

S$10.70 admin charge

6

Removal of unauthorised items from accommodation or common areas

Removal cost + S$10.70 admin charge

7

Cleaning of accommodation or common areas due to lack of proper care or maintenance

Cleaning cost + S$10.70 admin charge

8

Usage of bar fridge (fridge needs to comply with requirements) in accommodation.

S$10.70 per calendar month or part thereof (i.e. amount is not subject to being pro-rated)

9

Air-condition charges

Domestic electrical tariff + S$10.70 admin charge

(Reviewed every 6 months)

10

Acceptance fee

An acceptance fee of S$200.00 for undergraduate housing and S$400 for postgraduate housing is payable in order to confirm a student’s room reservation.

 

The acceptance fee will be offset against the housing fees.

 

Residents will be invoiced the balance of their housing fees after check-in.

 

(Not applicable to Freshmores)

11

After Office Hours Check-in

S$15.00 admin charge is applicable

(waived until further notice)

12

Welcome Pack

-      Consisting 2 sets of pillows, bed sheets (single size) and pillow cases.

S$60.70

13

Laundry/Dryer charges

S$1.00 per cycle

14

Cancelling or Shortening of stay

After check-in:

-      If resident had stayed for more than 14 calendar days: Liable for term fees.

-      If resident had stayed less or equal to 14 calendar days: Liable for actual cost of stay until check-out. In addition, the acceptance fee will be forfeited.

 

Before check-in date:

-      Acceptance fee will be forfeited.

15

Termination by the University

After check-in:

-      To pay for stay until check-out date. Acceptance fee will be forfeited.

 

Before check-in date:

-      Acceptance fee will be forfeited.

16

Late fee

S$20.00 per reminder

Payment Modes

  1. You are encouraged to pay your housing fees through:
    1. GIRO; or
    2. The online SUTD Student Portal (SAMS).
  2. Manual payments, e.g. Cheque/Cashier’s Order/Bank Draft/NETS/Credit & Debit Card, can be made at Student Financial Services counter located at the One Stop Centre, Building 3, Level 1 (SUTD campus).
  3. Bank draft, cashier’s order & cheque are to be made in favour of “Singapore University of Technology and Design” (please write your name and student ID on the back of the payment).
  4. If you are currently overseas, you may wish to make your payments via Telegraphic Transfers. Please state your student number as part of the payer details with payment made to the following:

Bank name:

Development Bank of Singapore (DBS)

Bank code:

7171

Branch code:

003 (Shenton Way branch)

SWIFT code:

DBSSSGSG

Bank a/c number:

003-910890-7

Bank a/c name:

SUTD-Operating

Bank Address:

12 Marina Boulevard

Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 3

Singapore 018982

Do scan a copy of the payment receipt and email it to housing@sutd.edu.sg by the payment deadline.

Financial Assistance

If you are in need of financial assistance or are interested to learn more about the scholarships, bursaries and loans available, please email Student Administration at studentadmin@sutd.edu.sg or contact them at 6499 4643/4641.

Have A Question? 

For more information, please visit the Student Housing section on our FAQs page or email housing@sutd.edu.sg.