The Appalachian Loft seeks to provide an affordable and convenient environment for Appalachian students, faculty and staff fulfilling academic requirements, conducting academic research or other activities while visiting New York City. There is a resident director to assist our guests while visiting the Loft. The Loft is governed by the ASU Off-Campus Advisory Board and is managed by the Office for Finance and Operations.

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Appalachian Loft entrance


  1. Please follow the Instructions located on the sidebar to now check Loft Availability.  
  2. Once you have chosen your date(s) simply email our office ( Monday through Friday (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) so that we may confirm your dates of interest and begin booking your reservation. 

    Please note that reservations are booked on a first come basis and availability can change quickly.  

Official faculty-led student groups receive first priority when it comes to group reservations and may book up to 15-months in advance. Reservations will be open the first business day of the month, 15-months prior to travel.  Affiliates (ASU Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni & Retirees) may make reservations up to 6-months in advance and Non-Affiliates (Friends of the University, which also includes family of affiliates) may make reservations up to 3-months in advance. Reservations will be open the first business day of the month, 6 (or 3) months prior to travel.  Reservations will be accepted by email only.  They will be accepted in the order in which they are received beginning at midnight on the first day of the month for your booking window.  Please check to see that space is available prior to emailing to reserve.

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