All the hostels are named after various famous rivers belonging to the region, namely INDUS, CHENAB, JEHULM ,TAWI and DAL Lake. Each hostel has a seperate mess.
There is a Centralized hostel office for tackling the matters of Hostels and maintaining the discipline in the hostels. Dr. Ab Liman is the Chief Warden at present and Mr. Nazir Ahmad is the Hostel Manager. The Hostel Manager and the remaining staff of the Hostel office help in maintaining a peaceful atmosphere in and around the hostels. Each hostel has a Warden to keep strict vigil on students. These wardens are highly qualified faculty members and chosen from different Departments.