Summer Housing Application for 2015 is available!

The Office of Residential Life is excited to offer Summer Housing for Summer 2015!


On-campus housing is available for both male and female students as space permits. Students must be registered in a credit-bearing academic course while residing in summer housing. Uptown East Apartments will be used for Summer Housing.

Apartment amenities include air-conditioning, internet, cable, furnished living room with television, kitchen with all major appliances, washer/dryer unit and private bedroom with full-sized bed and private bathroom.  Apartments are provided with the necessary furniture, but students must supply their own bedding, pillows, towels, kitchen utensils, pots, pans, etc. 

Summer Housing Information and Dates:

Session I: Monday, May 18-Saturday, June 27

  • Students residing in Summer Housing for Session I need to complete an Extended Stay Application to stay in their current housing from May 13-May 18.  Extended Stay Applications will be available until May 4 at 5 PM via Housing Self-Service.
  • All students residing in Summer I housing will reside in temporary housing in Brandt Hall, for approximately 2 weeks, until space is ready in Uptown East Apartments.
  • If a student is only in summer housing for Session I, the student must check out of their residence hall space by Noon on Saturday, June 27.

Session II: Sunday, June 28-Saturday, August 8

  • Students residing in Summer II housing ONLY can check in starting at Noon on Sunday, June 28.
  • All students will be expected to move out of summer housing by Noon on August 8.


Current students can access the Summer Housing Application via their HOUSING SELF-SERVICE (accessible via DataVU).

Incoming students can access the Summer Housing Application by clicking HERE.

Extended Stay Housing

The residence halls close on WEDNESDAY, MAY 13th at noon. Students MUST VACATE the buildings by this time.



All students are expected to vacate their university housing by this time.  Students who meet the following criteria may apply for extended stay housing in their building:

  • International or INTERLINK Students
  • VU athletes competing in a season sport
  • Current senior graduating in May 2015
  • Sibling of a graduating senior who also attends VU
  • Students participating in graduation ceremonies (choral, band, orchestra, ushers, etc.)
  • Students registered for Summer Session I, who are staying in University-owned summer housing
  • Student workers whom are essential for campus operations

Students ARE NOT automatically eligible for extended stay housing if they hold an on or off campus job that is not directly associated with a credit-bearing academic program.

If you do not meet any of the above criteria for Extended Stay Housing, you may submit a request based on an "Other" type of reason. PLEASE NOTE that if you are approved for Extended Stay Housing for reasons outside of the above criteria, you will be charged a $25 per night fee for utilizing University Extended Stay Housing.



To apply for Extended Stay Housing, log onto Housing Self-Service (via DataVU).  After confirming log in information, click the "Applications" tab on the Housing Self-Service home page.

The Office of Residential Life must receive applications for Extended Stay Housing by 5:00 PM on Monday, May 4th, 2015.  Additionally, students who do not properly sign up for extended stay housing by the posted deadlines and need accommodations may also have to pay a late application fee ($25) to receive permission to reside on campus.

Please remember that completion of this application does not guarantee permission for extended stay. If your request for extended stay is approved, you will be notified via your Valpo e-mail address with instructions regarding move out.  All residents must be moved out by Monday, May 18th, 2015 at 9 AM.

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