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Thank you for considering to live with us on campus! We have a number of amenities to offer including traditional styled living units and modern state of the art facilities. The Office of Residence Life & Services is eager to serve and engage you. Living on campus is a great way to enhance your experience at WVSU.

Please complete the online application in its entirety. Placement preference for current students living within the residence halls will be given to those who complete their application by April 10, 2015. For new applicants, assignments will be provided on a continual basis as space allows.

What You Can Expect Living-on at WVSU

‣ Dedicated staff to assist you as you engage with others in a dynamic community.
‣ Bedroom/suite furnishings in each individual unit, and semi-private bathrooms.
‣ Internet, Cable, and utility services included in cost.
‣ Traditional or suite-style living options.
‣ A host of amenities to enhance your on campus experience.

*Housing Cost for 2015-2016

*ESTIMATED 2015-16 (academic year):
Judge Damon J. Keith Scholars Hall
  • Keith 4 person suite, 3 person suite -- $6,700
  • Keith 2 bedroom -- $6,700 – 6,950
  • Keith Apartment (12 month contract)
  • 1 bedroom -- $9,540
  • 2 bedroom -- $9,240
(Keith costs are anticipated to be constant with 2014-15.)

Dawson Hall
  • Dawson Single -- $6,315
  • Dawson Double -- $4,323

Residence Halls Closing Information

The Residence Halls (Scholars Hall and Dawson Hall) will close for the 2014-15 academic year on May 16th, 5:00pm. All students must vacate their assigned residential space by this time.
Process for Moving Out Properly Each Semester:
Attend your Resident Assistant’s/Leader’s floor meeting or individual meeting on closing procedures. Based on the information given at that meeting and in this document, plan your move-out accordingly.
There are now TWO options to move out of your room semester noted below: Express or Traditional Move Out.
Traditional Move Out
Express Move Out

Other Helpful Information  & Cost Associated with Move Out
Be sure to provide your forwarding address so that you are able to receive your mail during the summer months. Residence Life & Services will not hold students mail over the summer months. Mail and packages that arrive while during the summer season of students who have not filled out mail forwarding cards will be returned to the Post Office. Mail forwarding forms are available at the Scholars Hall service desk and at the local Institute Post Office.
Additional charges and/or disciplinary action will be assessed for failure to remove ALL personal belongings. Students will be charged a nominal fee of $200.00 plus $25.00 per staff member/per hour involved to pack, inventory, and remove personal belongings left in the room or to prepare the room for a roommate.
Moving out improperly will result in a separate nominal fee of $50.00. Lost or misplaced keys not turned in at the time of move out will also be charged to the student’s account. Professional staff in Residence Life & Facilities offices have final decision over damage billing.

Office of Residence Life & Services

Judge Damon J. Keith Scholars Hall, S114

Phone: (304) 766-3037

E-mail: reslife@wvstateu.edu

Web: http://www.wvstateu.edu/reslife
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