The cancellation deadline for returning students who sign up for housing during the
November housing sign up process is March 8, 2018. For all others including but not
limited to new spring admits and students who sign up for housing during the March
housing sign up process the cancellation deadline is June 8, 2018.
All students who cancel housing will be billed a $200 cancellation charge regardless
of the reason for or timing of the cancellation. Students cancelling housing due to
a study abroad program will not be charged the $200 cancellation charge if they submit
Requests to cancel after the stated cancellation deadlines will be denied and the
student will be required to pay the entire room charge for the fall and spring semesters.
The only exceptions to cancel housing will be for students who are going on a study
abroad program or leaving the University. Students who are granted an exception to
cancel will be billed the $200 cancellation charge unless they are going on a study
Residents who withdraw for the fall semester after November 25, 2018, but remain students
at the University for the spring 2019 semester must fulfill the terms of the University
Housing License for the spring semester and remain in University housing.
Fall 2018 residents may request permission to cancel their housing for spring 2019
semester due to graduation, study abroad, exchange program, academic dismissal, transfer
of schools, withdrawal, or military service. A Request for Housing Cancellation must
be submitted and approved no later than November 16, 2018, at 4:30 p.m. to avoid a
$200 late cancellation charge. Approved cancellations after November 16, 2018 will
result in a $200 late cancellation charge.
New spring semester students must cancel their spring housing within 14 calendar days
of notification of housing assignment until January 17, 2019. A request to cancel
after this deadline and/or January 17, 2019 (whichever comes first) will be denied
if the student is enrolled during term of this license; the student will be required
to pay the entire room charge for the spring semester. Fall 2018 admits must cancel
within 14 calendar days of notification of housing assignment until August 17, 2018.
A request to cancel after the 14-day deadline and/or August 17, 2018 (whichever comes
first) will be denied if the student is enrolled during the 2017-2018 academic year
and the student will be required to pay the entire room charge for the fall and spring
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