Students are required to sign a housing contract as part of the housing application process. The 2021-22 housing contract is available to review. 

The deadline for all students to cancel their 2021-22 housing contract and receive a refunded housing deposit was May 1, 2021.  The housing contract is a legally binding contract that cannot be cancelled without approval from Residence Life after May 1, 2021.  Please review section 1 of the housing contract for additional details about cancellation and refund policies. 

Returning students can submit a contract cancellation request through the housing portal.

New students must contact the Admissions Office. 

 

Students are required to sign a housing contract as part of the housing application process. The 2022-23 housing contract is available to review. 

New Student Cancellation Deadline

The deadline for all new students to cancel their 2022-23 housing contract and receive a refunded housing deposit is May 1, 2022.  The housing contract is a legally binding contract that cannot be cancelled without approval from Residence Life after May 1, 2022.  Please review section 1 of the housing contract for additional details about cancellation and refund policies. 

New students must contact the Admissions Office. 

Returning Student Cancellation Student Deadline

The deadline for all returning students to cancel their 2022-23 housing contract and receive a refunded housing deposit is March 1, 2022.  The housing contract is a legally binding contract that cannot be cancelled without approval from Residence Life after March 1, 2023.  Please review section 1 of the housing contract for additional details about cancellation and refund policies. 

After March 1, 2022, returning students cannot be automatically be released from their housing contracts. Students are required to submit a formal request to cancel their contract. Contract release is considered under the conditions set in section 1.C of the housing contract.

If a request is approved the $150 housing deposit will be forfeited. For cancellation requests which are denied, the student has the option to “buy out” the contract for 85% of the cost of the contract (academic year).

Returning students can submit a contract cancellation request through the housing portal.

 

 

Please review section 1 of the housing contract for additional details about cancellation deadlines and refund policies. 

Complete the following steps to submit a request for cancelling your current or future housing contract:

  1. Go to the housing portal and log in using your UWL username and password
  2. Select  "Contract Cancellation Request" from the navigation bar
  3. Review the cancellation information and instructions
  4. Complete the cancellation request form and submit

For information about a specific contract year and related deadlines, please review the other contract tabs.  If you are approved to be released from your housing contract, you will be emailed instructions for completing  the residence hall check-out process and additional information about your contract release.