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Snowbird Summer Housing Opportunities for Senior Citizens


Luetmer Apartments  Luetmer Apartments

What could be better than spending your summer on a serene college campus in central Minnesota? 

The snowbirds that stay with us typically have connections to Minnesota, but not necessarily connections with the College of Saint Benedict.  The opportunity to stay on campus during the summer provides an easy and affortable option to enjoy the beautiful Minnesota summer days. 

We offer furnished air-conditioned apartments from May 22 through August 4 in 2017.  Apartments have two or four bedrooms, a kitchen, a living room, bathroom(s), and a washer and dryer.   Enjoy the relaxing environment of St. Joseph while still being close to St. Cloud and only one hour from the Twin Cities! 

Highlights of Snowbird Housing

  • Fully furnished apartments including most appliances
  • Air-conditioned
  • Washer/Dryer within unit
  • Complimentary cable access and Wi-Fi Internet service

Accommodations are available beginning May 22 and ending August 4 for 2017.  A 30-night minimum stay is required and payment is due upon check-in. 

Expectations and Amentities


Each apartment is supplied with bed linens, mattress pad, pillow, bath towels, wash clothes, and hand towels.

Kitchen and Apartment Supplies

  • Fridge
  • Oven/Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Garbage cans and recycling bins
  • Vacuum
  • Desk in each bedroom
  • Living room with couch and chairs


All utilities are included with the monthly rental fee. 

Recreational Facilities

  • Full access to our campus Fitness Center is available with your stay. 
  • Close access to the Wobegon Trail
  • Tennis courts
  • Walking paths

Telephone Access

Since telephones are no longer installed in the aparments, they are available but for an additional cost.  There is a installation fee of $85.00 and a summer service fee of $70.00.  This includes unlimited local calls.  Most residents use their cell phone while on campus. 

Things To Bring

Television, microwave, broom and dustban (if wanted), clothes hangers, clock, radio, coffee maker, cooking and eating utensils, garbage bags, toiletries

General Information

Apartments are smoke-free and pet free.

Rate Information for 2 Guests, Ages 50 and Older

Monthly Stay: $1100.00

Weekly Rates (Valid After 30 Consecutive Nights): $275.00

Things To Do

...and much more! If you would like to hear more about the College of Saint Benedict and what we have to offer you, contact Jessica Reiter at [email protected] or (320) 363-5791.

For CSB/SJU Students looking for summer campus housing, please contact Residential Life.