Residential Life

All first-year students are required to live in university housing for their first and second year of study unless they meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • They are married.
  • They are a parent.
  • They are 21 years of age or older.
  • They live at home with a relative, parent or guardian and commute within a 50-mile radius of campus.
  • They are a transfer student.
  • They are not eligible to live on campus.

Please contact Residential Life for further information regarding these exceptions.

Students who have been convicted of certain felonies (or have had certain felony-type charges sustained in a juvenile proceeding), such as crimes of violence, serious drug offenses, and sex offenses, are not eligible to live in university housing.

Student Engagement provides information regarding various living accommodations on and near campus, programs for students, and opportunities for involvement. For more information about living off campus and additional opportunities to get involved on campus, contact Student Engagement. 

Students requesting reasonable accommodations should contact the Accessibility Services.