Floor Plans

Unit Type Rate Member Rate Non-Member Sq. Ft Floor Plan
1-Bedroom / 1-Bathroom $732 $782 399 Download
2-Bedroom / 1-Bathroom Split $974 $1024 746 Download
2-Bedroom / 1- Bathroom Phase IV $974 $1024 710 Download
3A Bedroom/ 1-Bathroom $1203 $1253 995 Download
3B Bedroom/ 1-Bathroom $1203 $1253 1003 Download
*Please note that each apartment may be slightly different inside.  These pictures are meant to give a basic idea of what your apartment will look like.

Applying for CTC

Due to the popularity of quality student family affordable cooperative living, CTC maintains a waiting list. To apply, complete the application and submit the $40 application fee to activate placement on the waiting list. Upon receiving the completed application, it is dated and placed in chronological order on the appropriate list (you may apply for ONE APARTMENT SIZE ONLY). Specific time on the waiting list is dependent upon season and apartment size. Unfortunately, it is not possible to give specific predictions as to when a unit will be offered. CTC offers a 60 day notification of availability to applicants which vary at any time throughout the month.

Upon acceptance of an apartment offer at CTC, a security deposit equal to one month’s rent is due shortly thereafter. Apartment rental charges are effective from move-in date given by CTC staff.


You have the option of becoming a member by paying a onetime fee of $150.00. If you choose to opt out of the membership, you will then pay a $50.00 per month surcharge. CTC members are required to participate in laundry cleaning on a rotation within your ward, attend the annual and quarterly members meeting, and participate in fall & spring clean ups.

Utilities Included

Utilities that included in the rental fee are heat, water, gas, electricity, and internet. Additional charges per month are applied for additional large appliances such as AC, dishwashers or deep freezers (not provided by CTC).

Appliances Provided

Each unit has a refrigerator and stove. All apartments are unfurnished.

Eligibility & Priority

On-campus, Family Friendly Housing for University of Minnesota students and their families, married/domestic partnered couples, single graduate students, and Professionals in Training on a priority basis.

Lease Agreement

Commonwealth Terrace’s month to month lease works will with students and post docs ever changing schedules. A 60 day notice is required to vacate. View Sample lease document and lead based paint pamphlet

Phone: 651-646-7526
Fax: 651-646-3319