RESIDENCE LIFE & HOUSING

RESIDENCE LIFE & HOUSING

Our award-winning residence halls are among the best in Ohio. Many are new and many have been renovated in recent years. Experience Living-Learning Communities, Emerging Leaders, dozens of events, and make new friends that last a lifetime!

Student organizations

NEW RESIDENTS

One of the most exciting parts about going to college can be living on campus. Learn more about the application process, benefits of living on campus, and the move-in process.

LIVING ON CAMPUS

Four steps to getting to live on campus!

 Apply to UA and be accepted

 Confirm your enrollment

 Apply for housing

 Pick your hall

See all the details

UA PERKS

 Free laundry in every building!

 You can bring your car! Yes, even freshmen.

 Join a community and make life-long friends!

 Experience nationally recognized entertainers and speakers!

See FAQs about housing

 
Rec and wellness center

Explore the halls

When deciding your preferred halls, it is important to consider what options are the most important to you. Here you’ll find everything you need to pick a hall based on cost, location or amenities, and make your room your own.

Find your fit

Quick links

RETURNING & CURRENT RESIDENTS

JOIN OUR TEAM

Residence Life and Housing employs more than 300 students each year in temporary and part-time positions. Working for us offers:

  • Hours to fit busy schedules
  • Convenience … work where you live!
  • Opportunities to advance

See open positions

GET INVOLVED

Get involved in residence life through the award-winning Residence Hall Program Board or Residence Hall Council!

Explore RLH groups

HOUSING FOR 2016/17

Current UA students can apply for housing in My Akron. 24-48 hours upon completing the housing application you can self-assign where you would like to live. Any students who chose not to self-select before May 31, 2015 will be assigned based on the preferences listed in their housing application.

Contact Res Life

Ritchie Hall
Akron, OH 44325-1401
Phone: 330-972-7800
Fax: 330-972-5662

E-mail: reslife@uakron.edu