The residence life contract for all halls except the Arbor View apartments is a legally binding contract for the entire academic year of fall and spring semesters. The contract financially obligates a resident to the end of the contract period which for most students is the end of spring semester. A contract buy-out option is available to eligible students who wish to cancel their contracts during the academic year.
The Arbor View Apartment contract is a legally binding contract for 11½ months beginning on the day the halls open for Fall semester and extending through July of the following calendar year. The contract financially obligates a resident to the end of the contract period. A contract buy-out option in not available in Arbor View. It is important that all students keep a copy of the terms and conditions of their contract and become familiar with them.
Students are reminded that the University accepts no responsibility for items which are lost or damaged in the residence halls, regardless of reason. Each student is encouraged to carry personal property insurance or check to be certain that personal property is covered under the parents' insurance policy.
Residence halls (except for Tyus Hall, Arbor View, and University Suites) and the dining hall are closed between semesters and during Thanksgiving and Spring breaks.