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Residential Life Information for Current Students

University of New Haven Residential Life

Congratulations on another successful year! Now that the academic year is winding down, it is important to pay close attention to several important dates and procedures that are coming up!  A brief description is located below for closing procedures as well as summer housing information.  Detailed information and a step-by-step checklist for closing will be sent to you from your residence hall staff via UNH email and posted in your MyHousing account.   

Room and Apartment Inspections:

During final room and apartment inspections, each RA will review the current condition of your room or apartment with you and your roommates. The RA’s will examine your entire living area for maintenance concerns, cleanliness and damages. 

Roommates should discuss amongst yourselves and specify to your RA in advance who is responsible and who should be billed for any damages to the room or apartment.  Please arrange a mutually convenient time with your RA for the room inspection to take place. To ensure success of this process, ALL roommates must be present. 

 Check Out Procedures:

Please make arrangements to vacate the residence halls no later than 24 hours after your last final exam. The residence halls will officially close at 10am on Thursday, May 12, 2016 for all undergraduates (except graduating seniors). Graduating seniors must vacate their rooms by Sunday, May 15, 2016 by 5pm.

Alert your RA/RD to the time you are departing campus, by signing up on their schedules posted on their doors.  All students must officially check-out with a staff member and be cleared in order to hand in their keys prior to their departure. All students MUST turn in their residential keys at the time of their checkout with their RA/RD before leaving campus.

Express Check Out:

For students who wish to opt out of completing a check out with a residence life staff member and/or are moving out after the posted check-out hours, you will be permitted to complete an express check out form and place your keys in the provided envelope. For more information, please see posted signage in your lobby and or your RA the first week of May. Note: those who choose to complete an express check out will agree to responsibility of any damages found in their apt/room and waive their right to contest these damages.

Summer Housing:

Need to stay at UNH this summer?  The application for Summer Housing is now open.  Summer Housing applications are due by Friday, April 29, 2016.  Summer Housing will be available May 13, 2016 through August 5, 2016.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Residential Life, at 203-932-7076 or email with any questions.

Please also stop in our Office located on the first floor of Bixler Hall if you have any questions or concerns about any upcoming programs and events.

  1. Housing Options

    On-Campus Housing for UNH StudentsImagine living on a magnificent 84-acre Campus and still being close to your neighbors!

    This is what you will experience by choosing to live on the University of New Haven campus. And you will not be the only one who feels right at home.

    For On-Campus Housing information, click here!


    Off-Campus Housing for UNH StudentsWhether you're a graduate or undergraduate student, faculty or staff we have options for you.

    Please note that due to a lack of on-campus housing resources, graduate students in particular are encouraged to utilize information on this site to plan for their housing arrangements.

    For Off-Campus Housing information, click here!

  1. Office Hours

    8:30am- 4:30pm
    Summer Hours
    8:30am- 4:30pm
    8:30am- 1:30pm
  2. 2016-2017 Housing License Agreement

    Click here to view the 2016-2017 Housing License Agreement
  1. Contact Us

    Phone: 203-932-7076
    Fax: 203-932-7178
    Location: 1st Floor Bixler Hall
  2. Meal Plans

    For information on when & where to eat along with meal plan information - Click Here!

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