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Summer Housing

Wittenberg offers Summer housing for students taking classes, working on campus, or with other academic obligations (completing research or an internship) on campus as well as in the surrounding community. For Summer 2018, housing will be available in Sprecher and New Hall. If you are currently living in a house or apartment and renewed for Fall, it is possible you can stay in your current home over Summer.

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How to request a room

The Residence Life Office will be accepting housing requests online starting April 2. Complete a Summer Housing Request to let us know your intention to stay, requested dates, and reason. Once approved, you will receive a housing agreement through your Wittenberg email. All requests are subject to review and housing is not guaranteed. Summer housing request are due no later than April 16. All requests are subject to review and housing is not guaranteed.

Summer housing location and availability will depend upon facility and University needs. Summer housing placements will take into account spring/fall assignments as well as credit hours. There is no subletting of properties permitted for any reason; University houses and apartments will not be available to individuals not assigned to the property in the preceding spring semester or subsequent fall semester. There is no storage of personal belongings over the summer. Not all properties will be available for summer housing. Move schedules will be determined by Residence Life based on facility and departmental needs. Summer housing carries separate fees, meal plan requirements, and agreement signing.

Cancellations

If you decide not to stay after signing your Summer Housing Agreement, contact Residence Life to cancel your housing. This must be completed no later than the first day of class to receive a full refund. If you cancel your housing after being checked in, you will be required to move out with 48 hours.

Summer storage

  • There is no storage in residence halls over the summer. Any items found will be considered abandoned and will be disposed of with a fine charge to the student(s) for removal and/or disposal.

  • Requests to store in a Witten’Burbs property are only considered for students who have renewed their Spring assignment for the Fall semester. Students are required to complete a Summer Housing Request and sign a Summer Housing Agreement to keep items in the home. Without a Summer Housing Agreement, any items found will be considered abandoned and will be disposed of with a fine charge to the student(s) for removal and/or disposal.

Dorm Room Movers

Looking for an easy way to store your stuff over the summer? Meet our official student mover, Dorm Room Movers. They will send you boxes and tape to pack. Their professional, and insured movers will pick up your items, store them for the summer and deliver back when you return. They can also help you ship boxes to and from campus. Dorm Room Movers has moved over 40,000 students over the past 10 years and are BBB A+ accredited. Visit their website to register for services.

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Other things to know about summer housing

  • Any housing needs past hall closing (or approved commencement closing) are considered part of Summer Housing; including requests from residents to keep belongings in Witten'Burbs housing.
  • Summer housing placements will be in New Hall or Sprecher Apartments, taking into account Spring and Fall assignments as well as eligibility for Witten'burbs housing.
  • Students not currently in a Witten’Burbs property should plan on needing a meal plan.
  • Summer housing location and availability will depend upon facility and University needs. Not all properties will be available for summer housing.
  • There is no subletting of properties permitted for any reason.
  • University houses and apartments will not be available to individuals not assigned to the property in the preceding Spring semester and subsequent Fall semester.
  • Move schedules will be determined by Residence Life based on facility and departmental needs.
  • Summer housing carries separate fees, meal plan requirements, and agreement signing.
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