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Winter Housing


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Frequently Asked Questions

 Who is eligible for winter housing?

All residents are eligible to apply for winter housing.  However, only students with a spring assignment are guaranteed a space for the winter as students will be residing in their designated room for the spring.

 What is the cost of winter housing?

Students enrolled in a winter course will be charged a promotional rate of $788 for both room and board for the entire winter session (Monday, January 1, 2018 through Saturday, January 20, 2018).

When is the application deadline for winter housing?

Applications need to be submitted by midnight on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 in order for the student to move in on Monday, January 1, 2018.  However, applications will continue to be accepted after Tuesday, December 19, 2017.

Where do students live for the winter?

For the winter session students will be living in their spring housing assignment.

Is there a meal plan associated with winter housing?

Three meals a day will be provided in the Atrium at Eickhoff for winter residents enrolled in a course. Dining hours will be as follows:

Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Lunch: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Dinner: 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

What if I need to cancel my winter housing application?

Please contact Residential Education and Housing immediately at to cancel your winter housing assignment. If possible all cancellations should be submitted by noon on Wednesday, December 20, 2017.

What if I am an athlete or international student who needs to live on campus over winter break?

You will not need to apply for winter housing as Athletics or the Center of Global Engagement will advise our office of who needs to live on campus over winter break.

What if my question is not answered here?

Please contact Residential Education and Housing at, 609-771-2301, or 609-771-3455 and we will be more than happy to assist you with any questions you have.