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Residence Hall Living

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Be at the center of all the University of Central Missouri has to offer.

 

The University of Central Missouri requires all first-year and second-year students to live on campus; living in a residence hall makes it easy to maximize your student experience.  You’ll be able to sleep in because you’re just a short walk to your classes—and to dining halls and on-campus restaurants. As a first-year student you’ll live with a roommate on a floor with other first-year students so you’ll be surrounded and supported by others who are adjusting to university life. Whether you choose east campus housing or west campus housing, each hall has its own unique advantages. Choose the hall that fits you best!  

Suite-style Living

All of our residence halls are suite-style. UCM is one of the few schools in Missouri to offer the suite style arrangement to nearly every student.  Suites are two rooms joined by a full bath, so you get privacy and convenience.  The suite-style room is also great for developing a community on your hall floor. 

All residence halls are open during fall, winter/semester, and spring break.  Additional fees are applied to stay for these breaks based on student request.  Request forms are generally live mid-fall semester for fall/semester break and late February for spring break.  Forms will be located at ucmo.edu/housingforms.

Live on a SHIP!

Want to live and learn with students who share your passion for your area of study? Then sign up for our Special Housing Interest Programs (SHIP)! By choosing to live with students who are also in your same major or area of interest, you’re more likely to do well academically, have a better student experience, and graduate on time. Learn more about SHIPs by clicking here.

 

It's Moving Time

We have all the information you’ll need to move in to your new home, including packing lists, important dates, and services.  Be sure to visit at the end of the year to see check-out information! 

Learn more about on-campus living and move-in:

Residence Halls          Apartments

 

Packing Lists & Room Amenities

Click to view our packing list for residence hall move-in as well as our room amenities & dimensions info sheet!

 

2021-2022 Configurations

Beginning fall 2021-2022, UCM will revert back to double occupancy rooms.  Also, for fall 2021/spring 2022, Nattinger-Bradshaw, South Ellis, and South Todd will be offline.  This decision was made as we anticipate a significant shift in the pandemic that enables us to provide a safe environment for our students that also contributes to building a true sense of community in our residence hall system.

 

 

Residence Hall Options

Ellis

Ellis Complex

  • For first year and returning students
  • Located on the east side of campus
  • Houses Ellis Dining Center
  • 10 month-housing option (open during break sessions, except summer)
  • Home to the Aviation Special Housing Interest Program (SHIP)

South Ellis will be offline for 2021-2022

Explore Ellis Complex

Fitz

Fitzgerald Hall

  • Upperclassmen housing
  • 10 month-housing option (open during break sessions, except summer)
  • Elevator access 
  • Located on west side of campus
  • Home to fraternity chapter housing starting fall 2021
  • Adjacent to Todd Dining Center


Explore Fitzgerald Hall

HoHo

Hout-Hosey Halls

  • For first year and returning students
  • 10 month-housing option (open during break sessions, except summer)
  • Located on west side of campus
  • Close connection to dining center in Todd Hall
  • Elevator Access
  • Home to Honors, Education and SAIL SHIPs


Explore Houts-Hosey

Nickerson

Nickerson Hall

  • For first year and returning students
  • 10 month-housing option (open during break sessions, except summer)
  • Located on west side of campus
  • Home to Nursing SHIP, Theater SHIP and the Blackbox Theatre

 


Explore Nickerson Hall

South Yeater

South Yeater Hall

  • For first year and returning students
  • 10 month-housing option (open during break sessions, except summer)
  • Located on west side of campus
  • Elevator access
  • Home to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) SHIP

 

Explore South Yeater Hall

UCC

University Conference Center (UCC)

  • For first year and returning students
  • 10 month-housing option (open during break sessions, except summer)
  • Located on east side of campus
  • Elevator access
  • Home to Art & Photography, Music, and Criminal Justice SHIPs
  • Next to Hudson music building and soundproof practice rooms

Explore UCC

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