Department of Middle Eastern Studies
Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Persian Summer Institute Housing

The Callaway House

The Persian Summer Institute is pleased to offer The Callaway House as the summer residence for visiting students. Housing  is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. For a virtual tour of The Callaway House and to see photos, please visit their website.

Once a student is admitted into the Persian Summer Institute, he or she may request housing by following the instructions in his/her admission packet.


All rooms are furnished with beds, desks, and living room furniture. Each unit includes a kitchenette with a full size refrigerator and microwave. Residents must provide linens, toiletries, dishes, and cutlery.


  • Full service dining hall with vegetarian & vegan friendly options
  • Breakfast, lunch, & dinner service
  • No meal service on July 4, 2015
  • Breakfast only on August 15, 2015



  • Six study areas & lounges on multiple floors
  • Computer lab with iMacs & printers
  • Three iPad stations


  • 2,400 sq. ft. fitness center with treadmills, free weights, & cardio machines
  • Rooftop pool


  • Recreational lounge with foosball, billiards & poker table
  • Theater room with projection screen & lounges


  • The price for the Callaway House is TBD and will include the price of meals.

Check-in: June 1, 2015
Check-out: August 15, 2015 by 10 AM

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