Returning Residents

Apply OnlineResidents living in the Residence Halls for Spring 2015 have several options avialable to them in the housing process for Fall 2015.  Below are the options and their deadlines:


Open House

Date: Wednesday, 2/25/2015 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Residence Halls

Residence Life and UM Dining will be hosting an Open House for Fall 2015.

  • Room Tours: Tour Fall 2015 room options in the different Residence Halls.
  • Housing and Meal Plan Information: Talk to Residence Life and UM Dining about the benefits of living on campus.
  • Prizes: Participants in the Open House will receive a stamp card.  For every stamp you collect by visiting different halls and campus partners, your name will be entered into a drawing for awesome prizes!

Room Renew

Application & Payment Deadline: Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Current residents are able to request to renew their Spring 2015 room again for Fall 2015.

How to request to Room Renew:

The room renewal option will be available on the Residence Life Online application system March 9, 2015 through March 13, 2015.  Current residents wanting to renew their room again for Fall 2015 must make this request online during this week.

Rooms not eligible for Room Renew:

Aber Hall All 1st Floor, 301-306, All 5th Floor, All 6th Floor, 801-806 
Craig Hall All 1st South, All 2nd South, 016, 040, 041, 116, 203, 249, 303, 349
Jesse Hall All 1st Floor, All 5th Floor, All 6th Floor
Knowles Hall 100W, 100E, 113-115, 151-157, 161, All 2nd Floor, All 3rd Floor, 401-404, 415-418, 451-453, 466-468
Miller Hall

201, 202, 203, 204, 207A, 207B, 207C, 227A, 227B, 227C, 229, 230, 233, 234, 236A, 236B, 236C, 257, 258, 259A, 259B, 259C, 261, 262, All 3rd Floor, 502, 506, 509, 515, 516, 518, 529, 530, 533, 535, 547, 555, 556, 557, 559

Pantzer Hall 101, 102, 105, 113, 115, 201A, 201B, 201C, 201D, 207A, 207B, 207C, 207D, 208A, 208B, 208C, 208D, 216A, 216B, 216C, 216D, 202, 205, 211, 214, 302, 305, 311, 314, 402, 405, 411, 414
Turner Hall 001, 002, 004
Doubles as Singles

Double rooms that are currently being used as singles will be used as double rooms for Fall 2015 and can not be reserved as a single room.

Changes for Fall 2015

The following changes have been made for Fall 2015.  Current residents should keep these changes in mind when requesting to renew their current room.

  • Aber Hall 4th and 9th Floors will now be Substance Free Floors.
  • Jess Hall 4th and 9th Floors will now be 24 Hour Quiet Floors.
  • Knowles Hall 4th Floor will no longer be a Substance Free/Quiet Floor.
  • Duniway Hall will continue to offer double and single rooms.  However, the location of single rooms may move around on each floor from what they are for Spring 2015.

Locking Rates

Application & Payment Deadline: Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Current residents are able to lock-in the 2014-2015 Academic Year room and meal plan rates for the 2015-2016 Academic Year.  View the rates page for the 2015-2016 Academic Year returning rates.

Room Selection Fair

Application & Payment Deadline: Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Current residents that apply by the deadline will be able to participate in the Room Selection Fair:

  • Applicants will be divided into three priority groups, one for Monday, Wednesday, and Friday during the week of March 23, 2015 - March 27, 2015.  
  • Applicants will be able to log in to Residence Life Online, 9 am to 4 pm during their priority day to pick their room from available spaces.  Help will also be availble at the Residence Life Office during this time.  
  • Anyone that does not select a room during their priority day will be assigned after 4pm that day based on application preferences and available spaces.
  • For Example: If someone’s priority day is Monday, they could go online anytime 9 am to 4 pm to pick their room. If they don’t select a room by 4pm, they will be assigned a room based on their preferences and priority.

Priority Over New Students

Application & Payment Deadline: Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Current Spring 2015 residents will be able to have assignment priority over new incoming students for Fall 2015 if the housing application and payment are submitted by the deadline.  All current resident applications will be assigned rooms before new incoming students are assigned.  Applications submitted after the deadline will be assigned in submission date order along with new incoming student applications.