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Welcome to Residential Life

Our Mission

UConn Residential Life enhances students’ personal, interpersonal, and intellectual growth by creating safe and inclusive environments, producing innovative programs and services, and fostering meaningful relationships.



ApplyOnline & MyHousing

Residential Life's online housing system allows you to:

  • Submit your housing application
  • View your assignment and roommate information
  • Block your information from appearing in the UConn phonebook
  • Update emergency contact information
  • Participate in housing processes

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RA Information

The RA Application process is now closed. Please check back in Fall 2017.


News & Announcements

Summer Housing is available! Please fill out the Summer 2017 housing application in MyHousing and refer to the Summer Housing webpage for specific room rates and more information.

Still need housing for next year? Log into your My Housing to apply!

New UConn students are encouraged to submit the Part 1 2017-2018 New Undergraduate Housing Application.

The Summer Room Change Application is now available in MyHousing! Please refer to the Room Change Process for more information and the application timeline

Learn more about the future housing at the Stamford Campus


Campus Housing Map

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Visit our UConn Google Map collection of all the on-campus housing locations.
Campus Housing Map >


Resident Guides

Fall 2017 Campus Change Guide
Updated February 3, 2017

2017-2018 Stamford Campus Guide
Updated April 17, 2017

2017-2018 New Student Guide
Updated May 22, 2017

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Bias-Related Incidents

Learn more about bias-related incidents and how to report incidents to Residential Life.

Bias-Related Incident Reporting >


ResLife Ambassadors Program

Looking for a residential student’s thoughts about living on campus? Connect with students though our ResLife Ambassadors program and get answers directly from other students!

ResLife Ambassadors

The Residential Life professional staff summer hours are now in effect. Professional staff will be available until 4:00pm on business days (Monday-Friday).

Staff can be contacted via email outside of business hours on our contact page.

Have a wonderful summer!

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Work Order Control

Locked out of your room?
Call 860-486-9000

Questions or concerns about mail?
Call 860-486-6199

Report Card Access Issues >


Veteran Students

Learn how to request another Veteran student as a roommate!

Special Interest Housing >




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The Division of Student Affairs & the UConn Foundation invite you to join us for this special opportunity!
Coffee & Dessert with

Shari Cantor '81

Mayor of West Hartford & UConn Trustee 

February 21 at 7:00 p.m. (This event has been cancelled)
Next Generation CT Hall, Room 115
RSVP  password: 22117




Policy of the Week

E. Fire Safety:
Residents found in violation of the following fire safety stipulations not only put themselves at risk but also jeopardizes the safety of the entire community.
E.1. Fire Safety: Candles/Incense
Candles and/or incense are prohibited in all on-campus housing. Residents found responsible for burning
candles and/or incense may be removed from on-campus housing.
E.2. Fire Safety: Combustibles
Combustibles, flammable liquids and substances of any type (e.g., fuel, kerosene, propane, oil, openpaints/thinners, Sterno, charcoal) are prohibited. Charcoal or gas stoves (e.g. Coleman stoves, Hibachis) and/or lamps, gasoline motors of any type, including motorcycles and mopeds are prohibited. Motorcycles and mopeds cannot be kept inside facilities nor directly adjacent to facility entry ways. Art students (and others engaged in art projects) may retain small quantities of materials necessary for their work, providing these materials are kept closed when not in use and stored safely in a metal box.
E.3. Fire Safety: Failure to Evacuate
Immediate evacuation when an alarm sounds is mandatory and re-entry into a building before analarm is silenced or staff authorization is given is prohibited.
E.4. Fire Safety: Fire Safety Equipment
Arson, the setting of fire, tampering with, or misuse of fire safety equipment (including automatic door closures, smoke detectors, sprinkler heads, fire-alarm systems, fire-fighting equipment, or building security systems), including the covering or removal of smoke detectors, is illegal and prohibited.
E.5. Fire Safety: Other Fire Hazards
Tapestries and/or room decorations affixed to or suspended from the ceiling are prohibited. The use of extension cords or multi-receptacle outlets with the exception of UL listed power strips with surge protectors is prohibited. UL listed powerstrips must be plugged directly into the wall. Storing items, including bicycles, in stairwells, hallway areas within the facility, along railings or other structures near the entry to the facility or on outside stairways, is prohibited. Deep frying, the cooking of food by submerging in deep fat or oil at a high temperature, is prohibited in all on-campus housing.
E.6. Fire Safety: Hoverboards
Hoverboards, electronic self-balancing scooters that use a rechargeable battery, cannot be charged, operated, stored, or used inside residence halls and all other University of Connecticut buildings, including dining halls.