Frequently Asked Questions


You’ll find answers to some of our most frequently asked questions below.

Is there a cost difference based on room and board?

Yes, students will be charged the rate that corresponds with their room type.

Meal plans are included in the cost of room and board and are the same rate. Information regarding the different meal plans is coming soon! Students will be able to make changes to their meal plan during the first week of classes. Information regarding meal plan changes will be sent to students Merrimack email address, when the change period has begun. 

For questions regarding your bill, please contact the Warrior One Stop.

How do I know if I am in a double, suite, or an apartment?

Questions regarding room type can be directed to or 978-837-550.

What if I want to change rooms?

Please contact the Office of Residence Life at or 978-837-5507.

What is the residency agreement?

To be eligible to live in college-provided housing, all residential students must sign the residency agreement, which outlines conditions for living on campus.

Does Merrimack guarantee housing for all four years?

Yes, Merrimack guarantees four years of housing. Freshmen are typically housed in Ash Centre, Deegan Hall, Monican Centre, and the Townhouses. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors can live in any other Merrimack housing.

What is the correct mailing address for Merrimack College students?

View your mail stop in MyMack:

  • Log into MyMack.
  • Top/dark blue menu bar —> Student Info.
  • Left-side menu —> Residence Life.
  • Choose “Housing and Roommate Information.”
  • Your information is in the “My Information” box, which includes your campus box. 

Sample Mailing Address
Your Name
Merrimack College
315 Turnpike St.
North Andover, MA 01845

Be advised that we use the words “mail stop” only, as “box” and “number” confuse UPS and FedEx deliveries.

Any questions for any of the students can be sent to

I have a question that is not listed on this FAQ. What should I do?

We encourage you to contact the Office of Residence Life at 978-837-5507 or We are here to help answer any question you may have about housing at Merrimack.