University Housing

Canyon Creek Heights

Canyon Creek Heights (formerly referred to as New Housing 6 & 7) apartments offer UT Dallas students a variety of floor plans and the comfort of home within walking distance to class.

These buildings are available to sophomore, junior, senior, and graduate students. If you are a first-year freshman, see the Freshman Housing page.

Canyon Creek Heights Features

  • Furnished with bed, desk, dresser, chair, sofa, tables
  • Refrigerator/freezer with ice maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric stove/oven
  • Garbage disposal
  • Microwave
  • Central heat/air conditioning
  • Wireless internet available throughout the community
  • IPTV (streaming television)
  • Community washer/dryer room
  • All utilities provided at no additional cost


Students who live in Canyon Creek Heights South must sign an 11.5 month contract from mid-August through the following July.

Students who live in Canyon Creek Heights North will sign an academic year lease (mid-August through mid-May), with an option to participate in summer housing if desired.

All housing charges associated with assignments in these new buildings will be processed through the Bursar office. Rent for the full contract will be divided into two equal charges and placed on your university account prior to the fall and spring semester, in accordance with Bursar timelines. Summer charges for Canyon Creek Heights North will be in addition to the rates below.

Pricing and Floor Plans

Floor Plan1 Building Bed/Bath Square Feet 1 $ Price Per Bed, Per Semester 2
1x1 Canyon Creek Heights South 1/1 416 $5,970
2x2 Canyon Creek Heights South 2/2 602 $5,370
2x2 Shared Canyon Creek Heights North 2/2 739 $3,262.50
4x2 Canyon Creek Heights North 4x2 886 $3,780

1 Size information of floor plan is average for typical apartment. Exact dimensions, square footage and layouts vary.

2 Rates are for the 2017-2018 academic year. Rates are subject to change. Price includes all utilities.

Canyon Creek Heights South - 1x1*

Private bedroom = $5,970 per semester, all utilities included; 11.5 month contract.
1x1 floor plan

Canyon Creek Heights South - 2x2*

Private bedroom = $5,370 per semester, all utilities included; 11.5 month contract.
2x2 floor plan

Canyon Creek Heights North - 2x2 Shared*

Shared bedroom = $3,262.50 per semester, all utilities included; academic year contract, summer additional.
2x2 shared floor plan

Canyon Creek Heights North - 4x2*

Private bedroom = $3,780 per semester, all utilities included; academic year contract, summer additional.
4x2 floor plan

*Apartment is furnished. Measurements are approximate. Floors plans may vary.

Statement on Gender Inclusive Housing

The Department of Housing and Residential Life at the University of Texas at Dallas welcomes students of all gender identities and expressions and is committed to providing an equitable and inclusive community for all residents. Please contact Residential Life to learn about all available housing options. It is our goal to provide an affirming and non-discriminatory housing educational experience

Family Housing

Please inquire with University Housing for available family housing options. There are limited facilities within University Housing that are available for UT Dallas students with spouses and children. These spaces are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. We cannot guarantee family housing options will be available. All persons residing in a family housing unit are required to sign a full apartment housing agreement. Canyon Creek Heights and University Commons are single bedroom housing options for UT Dallas students and are not available as family housing.

Community Amenities

Canyon Creek Heights includes the following:

  • Peer Advisors
  • Study nooks, meeting room and social lobby
  • Wireless internet
  • IPTV (streaming television)
  • Outdoor gathering area
  • Access to all University Housing amenties: swimming pools, volleyball courts, outdoor basketball and tennis courts
  • Landscaped and maintained grounds
  • Bicycle racks and repair stands
  • On-site maintenance staff
  • Mailbox stations
  • 24-hour campus police patrol
  • 24-hour lockout service
  • Emergency call stations

Apartments feature wireless internet service. This amenity is included in the rental rate.