Housing & Residence Life COVID-19 Response
The health and safety of UWG's students remain a top priority for our institution. In response to the guidance of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention and instruction from the University System of Georgia as it pertains to the coronavirus COVID-19, UWG's Housing and Residence Life has taken steps to ensure you are safe and have a healthy place to call your home away from home for the Fall 2020 semester. We are actively involved in the planning and preparation stages of your move-in day experience in August and remain committed to providing updates to you as we progress. Please continue to monitor your UWG email regularly for these updates, and check out our COVID-19 page to learn more about the novel coronavirus and the resources provided by the CDC, Georgia Department of Health, and University System of Georgia.
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Visit our NEW Virtual Front Desk and book a virtual appointment with one of our Residence Life Coordinators, attend Virtual Orientation, or browse through our FAQ section.
Center Pointe Suites
Open since Fall 2012, Center Pointe Suites has been our destination for first-year students. It is located near the Z-6 Dining Hall and neighbors the Campus Center as well as both the Education and Biology buildings. Center Pointe also houses the Suites Market, one of our on-campus convenience stores. Like all UWG residence halls, Center Pointe offers card-control access, free extended basic cable, Ethernet, laundry rooms, and other amenities.
The Oaks is a state-of-the-art residence hall conveniently located next to the East Commons Dining Hall, and across the street from off-campus dining and shopping. Opened in Fall 2013, this is a residence hall entirely for first-year students. Each floor comes equipped with a meeting/ multi-use room with a television and lounge chairs. It is also close to our Commons market, one of our on-campus convenience stores.Learn More
Bowdon Hall is a traditional style residence hall built in the 1970s, then renovated and reopened in Fall 2013. Bowdon is conveniently located across from the East Commons Dining Hall, and across the street from off-campus dining and shopping.
The Village at the University of West Georgia opened in Fall 2009 with chapter houses accommodating 18 NPC, IFC, and NPHC sororities and fraternities. This community enhances Fraternity and Sorority Life at UWG by attracting potential members and providing a residential site for Fraternities and Sororities to flourish and expand.
Arbor View Apartments
Arbor View Apartments, our first apartment-style living complex designated solely for upperclassmen, features both single and double occupancy rooms with the amenities of apartment-style living on campus. Residents of Arbor View are neighbors to the Z-6 Dining Hall and can enjoy exercise on the outdoor track or opt for the indoor gym.
University Suites is located at the center of the UWG campus and neighbors the Z-6 Dining Hall, UCC, Education building, and Biology building. University Suites is also home to the Housing Academic Resource Center (HARC) which offers residential students free, drop-in tutoring for core classes.