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Apply for Transfer Housing

For the fall semester, priority is given to transfer students that apply for housing by March 1st. Transfer students may still apply for housing for the fall semester after March 1st, but space will be limited.  Transfer students that plan to begin spring semester should apply for housing by November 15th. Transfer students that plan to live on campus during the summer semester should apply for housing by May 1st. Transfer students that have earned less than 24 credits are required to live at Gilbert Hall their first year. Students that earned college credit prior to graduating from high school (dual enrollment, advanced placement, etc.), that have earned less than 48 semester credits where more than 50% of the college credits were earned prior to graduating from high school, are required to live at Gilbert Hall their first year of full-time enrollment at UWA.

Housing applications are available on the UWA Housing portal (  The application for Fall 2022 is available now.  The application for Spring 2023 will be available on October 15th.

Special Accommodations Requests

Students with disabilities that need special housing accommodations must contact the Director of Student Advocacy and Parent Support, Will Atkinson via email at While not required, it is recommended that students with special accommodation needs apply for housing no later than March 1st for the fall semester, November 1st for the spring semester and April 1st for the summer semester.

Have a question? Check out the FAQ page HERE or call us at 205-652-3686

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