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Apply for Freshman Housing 

To apply for housing, new freshmen must first be admitted to the University of West Alabama and must pay their $200 Enrollment Confirmation Fee (ECF)  The ECF is managed by the UWA Admissions Office and may be paid online here.  Freshmen may still apply for housing at any time, but are strongly encouraged to apply by the appropriate date below. 

Beginning Term Application Available Apply By
Fall  October 1st May 15th
Spring October 1st November 15th
Summer March 1st May 1st

Housing applications are available in the MyHousing portal under Applications & Forms in the main menu.

Apply Here
MyHousing Portal

Special Accommodations Request

Students with disabilities that may need special housing accommodations must contact  Will Atkinson, Director of Student Advocacy and Parent Support,  via email at WAtkinson@uwa.edu. While students can request accommodations at any time, it is recommended to complete requests as outlined below. Limited space may limit the university's ability to fulfill a request after these dates.

Housing Term Request Special Accommodations By
Fall  March 1st
Spring November 1st
Summer April 1st

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




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