Graduation Extended Stay Housing

The residence halls close on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2019 at NOON. Students MUST VACATE the buildings by this time. Students who meet select criteria can request Graduation Extended Stay Housing to stay in their building until MONDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2019 AT 9:00 AM.

GRADUATION EXTENDED STAY HOUSING QUALIFICATIONS
Students who meet the following criteria may apply for graduation extended stay housing in their building:

  • Current senior graduating in December 2019
  • Sibling of a graduating senior who also attends Valparaiso University
  • Students participating in graduation ceremonies (choral, band, orchestra, ushers, etc.)
  • Student workers whom are essential for campus operations related to Graduation

If you do not meet any of the above criteria for Graduation Extended Stay Housing, please visit the Winter Break Housing application and apply for Winter Break Housing.

HOW TO APPLY FOR GRADUATION EXTENDED STAY HOUSING
Extended Stay Housing applications are available on your Housing Self-Service. To access your Housing Self-Service page log onto DataVU then select “Housing Self-Service.” Once on your Housing Self-Service page, select the “Applications” tab and then select the “Graduation Extended Stay Request.”

GRADUATION EXTENDED STAY HOUSING APPLICATION DEADLINE
The Office of Residential Life must receive applications for Graduation Extended Stay Housing by 5:00 PM on Monday, December 2, 2019.  Additionally, students who do not properly sign up for graduation extended stay housing by the posted deadlines and need accommodations may also have to pay a late application fee ($50) to receive permission to reside on campus.

Please remember that completion of this application does not guarantee permission for graduation extended stay. If your request for graduation 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, December 16, 2019, at 9:00 AM.

If your plans change, including the dates you need graduation extended stay housing, or if you need to cancel your request, please contact our office at ResLife@valpo.edu or 219-464-5413.

EXTENDED STAY HOUSING NOTIFICATION
Notification of the status of your graduation extended stay request will be sent to Valpo emails no later than Wednesday, December 4, 2019.