• Are the rooms fully furnished?

    Yes. Each bedroom has a closet, desk, dresser, desk chair and 1 Bunkable Bed (80" XL Mattress) (3) drawers, and 1 armoire.

  • Can members of the opposite sex be roommates?

    No, however residents of opposite sex will be placed on the same floor. 

  • Is it just a shower, or is it a shower/bath?

    Just a shower. Tyus Hall features a semi-private bathroom with a shower, toilet and sink.

  • Do we decide on which room in Tyus we get to live in? Or do the doors have numbers or letters and someone from Residence Life chooses it for us?

     Yes. You can request which bedroom you want if you like, via your housing application

  • Is there a bus stop by the Residence Hall?

    Yes. There is one at the end of the complex near the Education Annex.  

  • Is there parking close to the buildings?

    Yes, there is a large lot. However, all 1st year students are required to park at the stadium. 

  • When you state there are "Individual ... (local telephone, cable TV, high speed Ethernet connections)," do you mean that there will be access to Internet, and cable and a telephone line in each room?

    Yes. Each bedroom will have its own telephone line, ethernet port, and cable hook-up.

  • Are the telephone, cable, and Internet all included in the rent?

    Yes. When you pay your rent, that’s it. You won’t receive additional bills for water or power either. Your rent truly is all-inclusive when you live in Tyus.

  • Would the cost of the Residence Hall be covered in the housing part of our financial aid?

     Yes, as long as your award is sufficient to cover the entire cost.

  • Is the rent a monthly fee, or is it two set payments like the other halls?

    Yes, there are two payments, one for each semester during the year. The contract is a ten month contract.

  • Can I choose my roommates?

    Yes. We make every effort to assign students with their requested roommates, however, assignments are made on space available basis and in the order in which a completed contract is received. Please be sure to fill out the application in its entirety.

  • Can I live in the Residence Hall for only one semester?

    Your residence hall contract is a legally binding contract for one full academic year (Aug – April). If you are graduating in December or are no longer enrolled at UWG for the spring semester, you may turn in a housing appeal packet in order to request cancellation of the remaining portion of your contract.

  • Is there a washer/dryer in Tyus?

    Yes, the washers and dryers are located in the common area on the second floor. 

  • How do I pay and use the laundry?

    All major credit/debit cards can be used to pay for laundry use. Apple pay can also be used.