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Current Student Information

Welcome to CSB Residential Life!

Here you will find general information regarding room selection, move in, breaks, housing options, etc. 


Break Information

All CSB Residence Halls close during break periods as outlined in the Campus Housing Agreement. We hope that you will take these opportunities during the year travel, go home or to visit friends or relatives away from campus during break periods. If you have friends who are from out of state or who are international students, we encourage you to extend an invitation to travel or come home with you during breaks.  Please remember, during break periods the halls are closed and campus services are very limited.  Access to food service is limited or not available at times during breaks and other amenities are not available as well.


The Residence Halls are closed for breaks during the following periods:

Thanksgiving Break   Nov. 22 (8 p.m.) - Nov. 27, 2016 (9 a.m.)
Semester Break Dec. 20 (8 p.m.) - Jan. 15, 2017 (9 a.m.)
Spring Break Mar. 3   (8 p.m.) - Mar. 12, 2017 (9 a.m.)
Summer Break May 12, 2017 (6 p.m.)

Click here to access the Break Stay-Early Return Request Form


Apply to be an RA/CA for 2017-2018! 

RA/CAs are vital members of the Residential Life team, working with Area Coordinators and Residence Directors, maintenance and custodial staff, security, support staff and management staff to provide resources that serve our residents' needs. Most of all, RA/CAs are expected to be people who respect and care about the rights and dignity of all people, who challenge and support growth in themselves and others, and who strive to create a welcoming, positive learning environment for all residents. 

Wondering what an RA/CA's job is like? Watch our YouTube video!

Vist our Application Information Page


Mid-Year Housing Agreement Cancellations

Graduating? Going Abroad? Getting Married? Student Teaching or Interning more than 30 miles from campus? Withdrawing/Transferring?

Students who currently live on campus but will be doing any of the above for spring semester read on for very important information regarding your housing and cancellation procedures.  Your deadline for cancelling without penalty (if you are canceling for one of the reasons above) is November 1, 2016.  (Cancellations fees apply after this date see the CSB Campus Housing Agreement for full details).

As stated in the CSB Campus Housing Agreement:  "Resident students may cancel their agreement for Spring Semester if the cancellation request is for one of the following reasons:  (a) graduation; (b) study abroad; (c) marriage; (d) leave of absence or withdrawal from college; (e) student teaching or internship located more than 30 miles from campus.  Residents requesting a cancellation of agreement must submit an online PETITION FOR RELEASE FROM THE CSB CAMPUS HOUSING AGREEMENT."  

For more information on Mid-Year Housing Agreemnt Cancellations click HERE.


Off Campus Release Process for 2017-2018

Students who wish to live off campus next year (2017-2018) need to participate in the off campus release process this fall. Please review the timeline below and follow the appropriate link for more details.

  • Early September - Off-campus housing request form available 
  • October 15 - All off-campus housing request forms due
  • November 15 - Notice of off-campus release offers
  • December 15 - Acceptance/Decline of off-campus release offers due  

For more information about off-campus housing and the selection process see the Off Campus Housing Page


Reporting Lost Room Keys

Students who have​ lost their room, apartment or campus house key issued to them at move in, should contact Residential Life & Housing to obtain a new key. As stated in the CSB Housing Agreement, the "Resident agrees to report lost keys within 24 hours of the loss".

To find out more information on how to report a lost key and/or request a new key, students can visit the Residential Life office, located in Upper Mary Commons or visit our SharePoint website.

Quick Links

CSB/SJU Housing Portal
Forms Portal
Current Student Intranet
(CSB Res Life SharePoint)

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