• Can I live in the assignment for only one semester?

    Your residence hall contract is a legally binding contract for one full academic year (Aug – April). If you are graduating in December or are no longer enrolled at UWG for the spring semester, you may turn in a housing appeal packet in order to request cancellation of the remaining portion of your contract.

  • Is there any furniture included in a standard room?

    Yes. The Oaks features a fully furnished bedroom which includes a wardrobe, desk and desk chair, desk extension, drawers and XL twin bed.

  • Does the Oaks include a kitchen?

    Yes. There is a kitchen located on the 1000 side on the first floor that includes a microwave, stove and oven, and a sink.

  • Can members of the opposite sex be roommates?

    No, however members of the opposite sex will be placed on the same floor.

  • Is it just a shower, or is it a shower/bath?

    All Oaks rooms feature a semi-private bathroom which includes a shower, toilet and sink.

  • What Living-Learning Communities are housed in The Oaks?

    Residential Peer Mentoring (RPM) and Foreign Languages & International Relationships (Flair!). For more information on Living-Learning Communities, click here.

  • When you state there are "Individual ... (local telephone, cable TV, high speed Ethernet connections)," do you mean that there will be access to Internet, and cable and a telephone line in each room?

    Yes. Each student will have one telephone line, Ethernet port, and cable hook-up.

  • Can I choose my roommate?

    Yes. We make every effort to assign students with their requested roommates, however, assignments are made on space available basis and in the order in which a completed contract is received. Please be sure to fill out the application in its entirety.

  • Where do I do laundry?

    Washers and dryers are located on the first floor of the 2000 side, and on each floor on the 1000 side on the wing parallel to the elevators.

  • Is there parking close to the building?

    There's a small parking lot between East Commons and The Oaks, and a larger parking lot behind the building near Bowdon. First year students are required to park at the stadium during the week.

  • Is there a bus stop near the Oaks?

    The closest bus stop is located in front of the building near East Commons.

  • Would the cost of the room be covered by my financial aid?

    Yes, as long as your award is sufficient to cover the entire cost.