Off-Campus Air Conditioner Installation Guide

When purchasing an air conditioning window unit, make sure that it conforms to the guidelines for your building. The size of the unit cannot exceed the given window dimensions, and its energy output cannot exceed the given BTUs.


Window type

Window dimensions


Installation cost per unit

College Road Apartments

Steel casement  with leaded glass

22 ¼” wide

6,000 to 12,000


18-40 Edwards Place

Double-hung wood frame

24 ¼” wide

6,000 to 12,000


Lawrence Low-Rise Apartments

Metal frame

20 ½” long x 12 5/8” high

6,000 to 10,000