Housing & Residence Life

Living on campus at FSU is so much fun! Meet friends you’ll keep for life, be close to class, and explore the many exciting clubs, organizations, and events designed to offer something for everyone.

Applying for Housing

We are excited that you are considering living on campus.

Housing Criteria
  • Be enrolled as an FSU student taking 15 credit hours. Students with less than 12 hours can reside on campus by exception. Graduate students taking 6 or 9 credit hours can also reside on campus. Residential students can be in a hybrid of online and face-to-face classes on campus.
  • Ensure judicial sanctions and fines have been cleared/fulfilled (if applicable).
  • Ensure your FAFSA is on file and your financial aid can cover your meal plan and housing costs.
  • Complete a housing application and pay the $125 application fee in My Housing Portal.
  • Complete and submit all health forms and immunization requirements to Student Health Services:
    • Proof of required immunizations
    • A medical history form
    • A complete physical (if you are residing in the residence halls)
    • Provide proof of a credible health insurance. Students may either enroll into Student Blue Health insurance or waive it if they have another insurance carrier. Students should call (910) 672-1259 if they have questions or need forms, and they may send their information via email to healthservices2@uncfsu.edu or secure fax at (910) 612-1366. Visit Student Health Services for more information.
  • Ensure your FAFSA is on file and your financial aid can cover your meal plan and housing costs (if applicable)


First Time Freshmen and New Transfer Students

New students interested in on-campus housing for FALL 2021, please complete the Housing Interest Form. Once this form is completed, representative from the Department of Housing and Residence Life will review your information, ensure your profile is added or updated in My Housing Portal and contact you with next steps.

Exciting orientation sessions are planned for new students.

Additional Information for New Students

Residence Halls

FALL 2021: NEW STUDENT Housing Interest Form

New students interested in on-campus housing for FALL 2021, complete the Housing Interest Form.


Housing Application Instructions Powerpoint

Phase I:

1. SUBMIT required information to FSU's Student Health Services (located in the Spaulding Building) and Admissions

Student Health Services: (910) 672-1259 | healthservices2@uncfsu.edu

Admissions: (910) 672-1371 | admissions@uncfsu.edu

2. FAFSA MUST be on file or follow up with FSU's Office of Financial Aid for more information

Financial Aid: (910) 672-1325 | finaid@uncfsu.edu


Phase II:

3.*MUST SIGN/READ the housing contract and complete the housing application on the MyHousing Portal

NOTE: Login credentials are your: FSU Student Username (ex. username@broncos.uncfsu.edu) & Password; Look up Here

4. *MUST PAY the NON-REFUNDABLE $125.00 housing fee through the MyHousing Portal ONLINE ONLY

NOTE: Please be aware that this a HOUSING APPLICATION FEE, not a deposit. A Housing Application Fee is a service for processing the application.

NOTE: The ONLY payments accepted are DEBIT/CREDIT cards (Mastercard, Visa, pre-paid debit cards) through our online Housing Portal; NO OTHER METHODS OF PAYMENT will be accepted. If you will be using a pre-paid card it is recommended to have a total of $130, due to various fees that are associated with pre-paid cards.

5. REVIEW the housing items What to Bring list and start preparing to move on campus.

6. RESOLVE any pending items with Student Health, Financial Aid, or class registration.

NOTE: Please contact your academic advisor for assistance with classes and class registration

*If you are under 18 years old, your parent/guardian will need to electronically sign off on your application for it to be submitted and considered complete.


Phase III:

7. RECEIVE Welcome Letter/Email and specific move instructions.

8. VISIT the ResLife webpage for updates.

9. CHECK your FSU Banner student account, emails, Financial Aid and class registration for accuracy.

10. CONTACT and get to know your roommate (if applicable).

11. PREPARE to move into your new HOME.


Fall 21 Housing Infographic

The Broncos Are Back!

You are going to love campus life in Fall 2021.

Download this PDF to see what's in store at FSU.


Current Students

Watch the Housing Information PowerPoint for step-by-step instructions. Visit My Housing Portal to complete your housing application and review your status.


Move-In Information for Fall ’21

  • Residence Assistants move in August 2nd.
  • Orientation leaders move in August 6th.
  • Student leaders move in August 9th and 10th.
  • Learning Living Community members move in August 11th.
  • First time and new transfer students move in August 12th through the 14th.
  • Upper classmen move in August 16th through the 18th.

Students will make appointments to move in for Fall ‘21. This move in appointment request is for both your health screening appointment and your residence hall move-in appointment. To set your move-in appointment, please click the link and complete the form. Use your FSU email and password to access the form. All FSU Students will be required to complete health screenings prior to residence hall move-in.

  • Step 1: Health Screening
  • Step 2: Residence Hall move-in
  • Both occur on the same day, within the same hour.

Please note, due to the increased safety measures and the health screening requirements, we can only accept move-in appointments during dates/times posted below.


Living Learning Communities - New for Fall '21

Be a big part of a small community. Learn where you live, meet friends with similar majors and interests, and enjoy special events designed just for you. Learn more about FSU’s Living Learning Communities and apply today. Spaces are limited!


A Message from Residence Life

Important Dates

Academic Calendar

*Fall 2021

  • Fall 2021 Eight Week One (August 18, 2021 - October 9, 2021)
  • Fall 2021 Eight Week Two (October 16, 2021 - December 10, 2021 )
  • *Fall 2021 Residence Hall check-in is August 12-16, 2021

August:

08/02/21: Summer II classes end

08/03/21: Check-out for Summer II 
All on-campus Summer II students must be checked out of the residence halls regardless if they are on-campus students for Fall 2021

*08/12/2021 Thursday: New Students Housing check-in

*08/16/2021 Monday: Returning Students Housing check-in

08/17/2021 Tuesday: Registration ends

08/18/2021 Wednesday: First day of class/Late registration begins ($20.00 fee)

08/24/2021 Tuesday: Late registration ends

08/25/2021 Wednesday: Course withdrawals begin

08/25/2021 Wednesday: University withdrawals begin

08/26/2021 Thursday: Deadline for bill clearance 10:00 am, Drop for nonpayment at 5:00 pm

08/31/2021 Tuesday: Census Deadline to add/remove non-attendance grade;10:00 am Drop for nonattendance courses; 12:00 pm

September:

09/08/2021 Wednesday: Student Refunds

09/03/2021 Monday: Labor Day - University closed

09/14/2021 Tuesday: Convocation

October:

10/07/2021 Thursday: Midterms begin

10/13/2021 Wednesday: Midterms end

10/14/2021 Thursday: Fall Break begins; Midterm grades due

10/15/2021 Friday: Fall Break ends

10/22/2021 Friday: Last day for course withdrawals

10/30/2021 Saturday: Homecoming

November:

*11/01/2021 Monday: Housing commitment deadline for Spring 2022

11/1/2021 Monday: Spring Class Registration begins

11/02/2021 Monday: Spring/Summer 2021 registration begins

11/05/2021 Friday: Last day for university withdrawals

11/11/2021 Thursday: Veteran's Day - University closed

11/25/2021 Thursday: Thanksgiving Holiday - University closed

11/26/2021 Friday: Thanksgiving Holiday - University closed

December:

12/03/2021 Friday: Last day of class

12/06/2021 Monday: Final exams begin

12/10/2021 Friday: Final exams end

*12/11/2021 Saturday: Residence Halls close for the semester

12/15/2021 Wednesday: Final and incomplete grades due for all students from Spring/Summer 2020

12/24/2021 Friday: Christmas Eve holiday - University closed

12/25/2021 Saturday: Christmas Day holiday - University closed

12/27/2021 Monday: Christmas break - University closed

12/28/2021 Tuesday: Christmas break - University closed

12/29/2021 Wednesday: Christmas break - University closed

12/30/2021 Thursday: Christmas break - University closed

12/31/2021 Friday: Christmas break - University closed

*All dates/times and information are subject to changes & tentative


*Spring 2022

  • Spring 2022 Eight Week One (January 12, 2022 - March 4, 2022)
  • Spring 2022 Eight Week Two (March 14 2022 - May 6, 2022)
  • *Spring 2022  Residence Hall check-in is Jan. 7 2022

November:

11/1/2021 Monday: Spring Class Registration begins

January:

*01/07/2022 Friday: Residence Halls check-in

01/11/2022 Tuesday: Class Registration ends

01/12/2022 Wednesday: First day of class/Late registration begins ($20.00 fee)

01/17/2022 Monday: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - University closed

01/19/2022 Wednesday: Late registration ends

01/19/2022 Wednesday: Last day to submit course audits

01/20/2022 Thursday: Course withdrawals begin

01/20/2022 Thursday: University withdrawal begins

01/21/2022 Friday: Deadline for bill clearance 10:00 am

01/26/2022 Wednesday: Census

February:

02/03/2022 Thursday: Student refunds

02/28/2022 Monday: Midterms begin

March:

03/04/2022 Friday: Midterms end

03/07/2022 Monday: Spring Break begin

03/09/2022 Wednesday: Midterm grades due

03/11/2022 Friday: Spring Break ends

03/30/2022 Wednesday: Last day for course withdrawals

April:

04/04/2022 Monday: Fall 2022 registration begins

*04/04/2022 Monday: On Campus Housing applications begin

04/05/2022 Tuesday: Founders' Day

04/15/2022 Friday: Good Friday - University closed

04/20/2022 Wednesday: Last day for university withdrawals

04/28/2022 Thursday: Last day of class before finals begin

04/29/2022 Friday: Final exams begin

May:

05/04/2022 Thursday: Commencement rehearsal for Graduate/Doctoral Students

05/05/2022 Thursday: Final exams end

05/06/2022 Friday: Undergraduate Commencement rehearsal

05/07/2022 Saturday: Undergraduate Commencement

*05/07/2022 Saturday: Residence Halls close for the semester

05/11/2022 Wednesday: Final and incomplete grades due for all other students at 5:00 pm

*All dates/times and information are subject to changes & tentative

Resident Assistant (RA) Recruitment 2021-2022

Resident Assistant Recruitment Drive 2021-22 Timeline

For any questions/concerns about the R.A. recruitment process, please email Ms. Melvin at tmelvin@uncfsu.edu

  1. RA Position Start Date and Summer Online Onboarding - July 15 - August 1, 2021
    2021-22 Resident Assistants will begin position onboarding and online training.

  2. 2021 Resident Assistant Check-In/Report to Campus - Monday, August 2, 2021
    All Resident Assistants are required to report to campus for check-in and in-person training week.
Housing & Residence Life Directory

For Emergencies:

Campus Police can be reached at (910) 672-1775 or (910) 672-1911 for emergencies.

Assistant Resident Director (ARD) On-Call #1: 910-797-6726
Assistant Resident Director (ARD) On-Call #2: 910-263-2964


Faculty & Staff Search/Campus Directory

The Department of Housing & Residence Life is a part of the Division of Student Affairs

Ms. Adrina Russell
Director of Residence Life
arussell@uncfsu.edu

 

Ms. Sylvia Tigs
Interim Associate Director of Residence Life & Universty Place Apartments (UPA)
sltigs01@uncfsu.edu

 

Ms. Tara Melvin
Assistant Director of Residence Life Operations & Student Housing Applications, Assignments and Billing
tmelvin@uncfsu.edu

 

Mr. Jason English
Residence Life Administrator for Special Projects & Community Director of West Campus Facilities
jenglis1@uncfsu.edu

Ms. Barbara Cohen
Residence Life Administrator for Residence Hall Association (RHA) & Community Director of McLeod Hall
bcohen@uncfsu.edu

 

Ms. Donyell Baba
Residence Life Administrator for Residential Programming & Community Director of Renaissance Hall
dbaba@uncfsu.edu

 

Mr. Jamerius Ludgood
Residence Life Administrator for Living Learning Communities & Community Director of Hackley Honors Hall
jludgood@uncfsu.edu

 

Mr. Darien Little
Housing Specialist for Student Communications
dlittl4@uncfsu.edu


EAST Campus:

McLeod Hall
Hall On-Call Phone: (910) 237-9039
Hall Office Phone: (910) 672-2807 | (910) 672-1502

Renaissance Hall
Hall On-Call Phone: (910) 263-1575
Front Desk: (910) 672-1291
Hall Office Phone: (910) 672-1252 | (910) 672-2295

New Residence Hall
Hall On-Call Phone: (910) 263-1545
Lobby/Front Desk: (910) 672-3110
Office Number: (910) 672- 2334 | (910) 672-1505

Hackley Honors Hall
Hall On-Call Phone: (910) 263-3180
Hall Office Phone: (910) 672-1770 | (910) 672-1968


WEST Campus:

Hood Hall
Hall On-Call Phone: (910) 797-8628
Hall Office Phone: (910) 672-2336

Joyner Hall
Hall On-Call Phone: (910) 263-1407
Hall Office Phone: (910) 672-2412

Smith Hall
Hall On-Call Phone:
Hall Office Phone: (910) 672-1529

University Place Apartments (UPA)
Hall On-Call Phone: (910) 263-3150
Front Desk: (910) 672-2878
Hall Office Phone: (910) 672-2324 |(910) 672-1089

LIVESAFE: Safety in the Palm of your Hand
  • Receive important safety alerts and notifications.
  • Location sharing during emergencies, walking on-campus, and so much more!

Download "LIVESAFE" from the App Store or Google Play.

Register and fill out your profile.

Select "Fayetteville State University"

24/7 Mental Health Support: Call Us Now!

Counseling & Personal Development Center

Weekdays from 8am-5pm, students can call (910) 672-1222

During the evenings, holidays, and weekends, students can call (910) 672-1203

For more information, contact Dionne Hall, dhall9@uncfsu.edu.

Department of Housing & Residence Life Residence Hall Association

Residence Hall Association (R.H.A.) is a student government organization designed specifically for on-campus communities. It is ran by students who are advocates for on campus residents.

Are you interested in serving as a student leader or serving as the voice of all residential students? Nominate yourself or another student to run for a Residence Hall Association (RHA) Executive Board member. This is a great way to start or continue your leadership journey.

LEARN MORE ABOUT R.H.A.

Department of Housing and Residence Life L.E.A.D.

The purpose of L.E.A.D organization is to assist young women within the Residential Communities, while developing skills to become prominent leaders within their classes and communities.

LEARN MORE ABOUT L.E.A.D.

Food/Meal Delivery

Below is a list of various restaurants & sites that have meal/food delivery, in the surrounding area:

Important Note:
Please be advised that the references listed are offered as a courtesy service for your convenience.  The University takes no responsibility for screening or approving of the above entities, and is in no way involved in any communication which may arise between parties. 

Maintenance, ITS, & Laundry Facilities

Submitting A Maintenance Request

Submit a Maintenance Request by clicking the link below:
Maintenance Link


NOTE: You must sign in with your University credentials (FSU email and password) to access the maintenance form.

Residence Hall Maintenance is managed by FSU Facility Maintenance Department.*If the request has not been addressed within 48-72  hours, please contact your Hall Staff


Laundry Maintenance Request

If your community washer or dryer, is out of order, or has any issues, please submit a request at: https://www.cscsw.com/request-service/

You can also download the CSCPay Mobile app, available on the Apple store & Google Play store. Once downloaded:

  1. Create a profile
  2. Go to 'MORE'
  3. Go to 'REQUEST A SERVICE'


Please use the 6 digit number/letter combination that is on the machine to submit the request, ex. 677-CLL


ITS Request 

If you experience issues with the cable, internet service, and/or Wi-Fi, please contact ITS for further assistance at:

(910) 672-4357 or submit a request online at: 
https://www.uncfsu.edu/faculty-and-staff/itts-resources  

Local Housing, Transportation & Storage Facility Options

Looking for local housing,transportation, or storage facilities near the University?

We want to do whatever we can to assist you in finding a great location off-campus, local transportation and storage facilities that can meet your needs. 

Local Housing Options:

Below, is a list of alternative housing options for students who are looking for short-term, and/or longer term lodging. Please click the names, to go to the sites for housing options:

StudentRent.com
CollegeStudentApartments.com
ULoop.com
AirBnb
ForRent University
GoSeek
HotelPlanner
Hotwire
Comfort Inn - Special FSU Pricing
ApartmentGuide.com



Local Transportation:

Below, is a list of transportation options for students. Please click the names, to go to the sites for options:

Fayetteville FAST Bus
Fayetteville Regional Airport
Uber (App)
Lyft (App)
Flight Bookings & Car Rental Services
Turo (App)
ZipCar
MegaBus
Amtrak Train


Local Storage Facilities:

Below is a list of local storage facilities for students who may need to store their belongings over extended breaks (i.e. Summer). Please click the names, to go to the sites for options :

American Flag Self Storage
Fayetteville Storage
SecurCare Self Storage
ExtraSpace Storage

Important Note:

Please be advised that the references listed are offered as a courtesy service for your convenience.  The University takes no responsibility for screening or approving off-campus student housing or entities and is in no way involved in any communication which may arise between parties. 

Housing & Residence Life Community Updates

Academic Calendar 


Student Health Services 

Any new or transfer student that will be residing on campus and/or taking five or more credit hours on the main campus, must complete and turn in required medical information :

Student Health Services will need:

  • Proof of required immunizations
  • A medical history form
  • A complete physical (if you are residing in the residence halls )
  • Provide proof of a credible health insurance
    Students may either enroll into Student Blue Health insurance or waive it since they have another insurance carrier. 


Students should call (910) 672-1259 if they have questions or need forms and they may send their information via email to healthservices2@uncfsu.edu or secure fax at (910) 672-1366.

Our Residence Halls - Photo Gallery

Take a look at our Residence Halls! By clicking on the hall names, you will be redirected to the individual page with information about hall amenities and much more!

Residence Hall Rates 



McLeod Hall


Renaissance Hall


New Residence Hall


Hackley Honors Hall


University Place Apartments (UPA)