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A comfortable living environment is an important part of your learning experience at the University of Richmond. With so many options in our residence halls and apartments, 92 percent of Richmond’s students choose to live on campus for their entire undergraduate education.

We’ve gathered important information on room selection, what you need to know if you are a new student and how to secure summer housing. And be sure to read up on our exciting themed housing options.

The Housing Application for entering 1st year students, transfer students and exchange students is available in StarRez.  To access StarRez, sign on to Bannerweb, click on Student Services, click on Housing Menu, click on connect to StarRez.  Follow the instructions within StarRez to complete each page.  If you have questions or need assistance, email Carolyn Bigler. cbigler@richmond.edu.

To request to remain in your room from the end of exams until May 10th, email Joan Lachowski.  jlachows@richmond.edu

To request to be housed from May 11th - May 16th, complete the Extended Stay application in StarRez.  Students may be required to move to temporary housing.

To apply for Summer School Housing, click on Summer Housing on the Housing website, print the application/contract, sign the contract, take the application/contract to Student Accounts with your payment.  Summer School rates may be found on the Bursar's website.

To apply for Summer Housing as a research, intern, worker or international student, sign on to StarRez, click on the Summer Term, and follow the instructions on each page.