UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Residence Hall Contract & Rates

Room Sign-Up for Current Residence Hall Students

 

Current UWRF students who are living on campus for Spring 2020 will have an opportunity from February through May 2020 to reserve an on-campus room and choose their roommate(s) in the online Portal for the upcoming Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 academic year through the following process:

  1. Sign your Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 Residence Hall Contract before February.
  2. Determine if you want to live in traditional or suite-style housing: Hall Pages  |  Floor Plans |  Housing Rates
  3. Find and request your roommate in the Residence Hall Portal before Room Sign-Up begins in February.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Room Sign Up Timeline

Phase Details

View steps and details for each phase at the bottom of this page.

South Fork Suites Roommate Groups

Ames Single Room Lottery

Monday, February 10, 2020, 4:30pm:
Deadline for roommate groups of 4 to be formed for South Fork Suites, and to apply for Ames Single Room Lottery. Details below...

Current South Fork Suites Residents

Wednesday, February 12, 2020, 7am - 7pm:
Current students in South Fork Suites who have formed a roommate group of 4 can choose a suite.  Details below...

New South Fork Suites Residents - Lottery

Friday, February 14, 2020:
Email sent out to groups of 4 awarded/not awarded a suite in South Fork Suites through the lottery.

Email sent out to those awarded/not awarded an Ames single from the lottery.  Details below...

New South Fork Suites Residents

Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 7am - 7pm:
Lottery winners for South Fork Suites choose any available suite.  Details below...

Gender Inclusive Community

Thursday, February 20, 2020, 7am - 7pm: Students interested in the Gender Inclusive Community can sign up.  Details below...

Ames Suites

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 7am - 7pm:
Sign up available for Ames Suites and those awarded a single room in Ames.  Details below...

Hathorn & May Halls

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 7am - 7pm:
Sign up available for Hathorn and May Hall.  Details below...

All Halls

Tuesday, March 3, 7am - Friday, May 15, 7pm:
Sign up available for all halls.  Details below...

Room Swap

Off-Campus Students

Start Date TBD-Friday, May 15: Students already signed up for a room can room swap to available empty beds at any time. Current off-campus students can reserve a bed from beds available.  Details below...

Wait List - Ames & South Fork Suites

Monday, May 4-Friday, May 15: Ability to add your name to the wait list for Ames Suites and South Fork Suites.  Details below...

 

 

South Fork Suites

Things to know if you are interested in living in South Fork Suites:

  1. Eligibility: South Fork Suites is available for students who graduated high school in 2018 or earlier, or are 21+ years old.
  2. Roommate Groups of 4 Required: You must have a confirmed group of 4 in the room sign up portal by Monday, February 10, 2020 at 4:30pm. Please read the roommate group instructions below to learn how to create a group of suitemates and group leader.
  3. Current South Fork Suites Residents: If you currently live in South Fork Suites and want to continue living in the building next year you must be the group leader of your confirmed group of 4. The group of 4 must be confirmed in the Residence Hall Portal by February 10, 2020 at 4:30pm. Please read the Roommate Group of 4 Instructions below to learn how to create a group of suitemates and a group leader.
  4. Mixed-Gender Suites: Mixed-gender suites are allowed. You must complete and turn in the Mixed-Gender Suite Agreement Form below to the Department of Residence Life office. This process must be completed by February 10, 2020 at 4:30pm.
  5. NEW-Lottery: For groups whose group leader is not currently living in South Fork Suites suites will be awarded through a lottery. Only confirmed groups of 4 will be entered into the lottery. 

 

Roommate Group of 4 Instructions (Deadline: Monday, February 10, 4:30pm)

Mixed-Gender Suite Agreement Form (Deadline: Monday, February 10, 4:30pm)

Suite Room Selection - Step-by-step Guide for Group Leaders

 

Timeline

  • Monday, February 10, 2020: Deadline to confirm roommate groups of 4 on the Residence Hall Portal and turn in mixed gender suite form to Residence Life by 4:30pm
  • Wednesday, February 12, 2020 7am-7pm: Current students who live in South Fork Suites who have a confirmed roommate group of 4 may choose a suite
  • Friday, February 14, 2020: Email sent out to groups awarded/not awarded a suite through the lottery
  • Tuesday, February 18, 2020 7am-7pm: Those awarded a suite by lottery can choose any available suite
  • Tuesday, March 3-Friday, May 15: If there are any spaces available in South Fork Suites, you may choose those spaces without having a confirmed group of 4.
  • Monday, May 4-Friday, May 15: Add your name to the waitlist for South Fork Suites

 

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Ames Single Room

Things to know if you are interested in a single room in Ames:

  1. Eligibility: Ames is available for students who graduated high school in 2019 or earlier
  2. NEW - Lottery: Complete the Ames Single Room Lottery page on the Residence Hall Portal by February 10, 2020 at 4:30pm.


Ames Single Room Selection - Step-by-step Guide (Coming)

 

Timeline

  • Monday, February 10, 2020: Complete the Ames single room lottery page on the Residence Hall Portal by 4:30pm.
  • Friday, February 14, 2020: Email sent out to those awarded/not awarded a single room in Ames
  • Tuesday, February 25, 2020 7am-7pm: If you were awarded a single room you can choose any available single room in Ames

 

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Gender Inclusive Community

The Gender inclusive Community is a housing option in which two students share a room regardless of student’s sex, gender identity or gender expression. This community is in Johnson Hall on the 1st floor.

If you are interested in living in this community, you must indicate this in the room sign up portal by selecting “yes” (you are interested); you will be able to request a roommate of any gender.

Eligible students will be notified by Residence Life regarding room selection during this phase.


Gender Inclusive Community Room Selection - Step-by-step guide

 

Timeline

Thursday, February 20, 2020 7am-7pm: Gender Inclusive Community is available for room sign up.

 

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Ames Suites

Eligibility: Available for students who graduated high school in 2019 or earlier


Ames Suites Room Selection - Step-by-step Guide (Coming)

 

Timeline

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 7am-7pm: Choose any available space in Ames.

 

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Hathorn Hall and May Hall

Eligibility: Hathorn and May halls are available for students who graduated high school in 2019 or earlier.

NEW - May Hall Updates

May Hall will be open for Fall 2020 after undergoing a renovation. The building will have the following new amenities:

•    Elevator                
•    Air Conditioning
•    Temperature control in each room
•    Rooms will have new carpeting and paint
•    New kitchen and common spaces in the basement
•    Additional common spaces on each floor
•    Outdoor patio space
•    ipTV- There will no longer be cable jacks in each room


Hathorn and May Room Selection - Step-by-step guide (Coming)

 

Timeline

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 7am-7pm: Choose any available space in Hathorn or May Hall

 

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All Halls

Available to any current residence hall student who doesn’t have a room reserved prior to this date and time for the 2020-2021 academic year. These students can go into the Residence Hall portal and reserve a bed from the spaces available.


All Halls Room Selection - Step-by-step Guide (Coming)

 

Timeline

Tuesday, March 3, 7am - Friday, May 15, 7pm: Choose any available space on campus

 

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Room Swap

Room Swap is for any current residence hall student who has already selected a room in a hall can log into the Portal and choose a different room. Each individual student will need to do this. A student cannot do this for a roommate. Please review instructions in the step-by-step guide below.


Room Swap - Step-by-step Guide (Coming)

 

Timeline

This option will only be available should there be spaces available. Watch for an update on this page after March 15, 2020.

 

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Off-Campus Students

Off Campus Students room sign up is available to current UWRF students who are living off campus for the 2019-2020 academic year. Please be sure you have signed a 2020-2021 academic year contract prior to the start of this phase. Those students who have signed the contract will be able to log into the Portal to reserve a bed from the spaces available.


Room Selection for Off Campus Students - Step-by-step guide (Coming)

 

Timeline

This option will only be available should there be spaces available. Watch for an update on this page after March 15, 2020.

 

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Wait Lists

For students who did not get into South Fork Suites or Ames Suites during those room sign up phases, and for any current or incoming student interested, the Wait List for Ames Suites and South Fork Suites will be available in the Residence Hall Portal. 


Wait List - Step-by-step Guide (Coming)

 

Timeline

Monday, May 4-Friday, May 15: Add your name to the wait list for Ames Suites and South Fork Suites

 

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Contact Us

Department of Residence Life
reslife@uwrf.edu
715-425-4555
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
B3 East Hathorn Hall
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