Almost all University House residents are students at UAB. People`s contracts are also designed for students. Nevertheless, University House is an equal opportunity provider and welcomes applications from non-students. Family members are also welcome, subject to occupancy restrictions. As it is necessary to enter into a contact with fellow thinkers, non-students must apply with enough roommates to fill the desired accommodation. Don`t forget to be patient. All fear should go away if you and your roommate know each other better. This may be the first time that one of you has shared a Learning to Get Along with Others space is an important part of a university education; That`s why we encourage roommates to try to develop their differences before requesting a room change. It is not common for roommates to become best friends. You should take this opportunity to create friendships with other students while building a good relationship with your roommate. You should be respectful of each other and be comfortable when you live together. It`s natural to be nervous.
If the roommates don`t agree on something, they should take the time to talk about it, communication is the key. To support this process, THE RA will work with residents to complete the roommate agreements. A roommate agreement is a document intended to guide and support new and experienced roommates in the process of setting standards for common housing. It is very important not to judge your roommate on the basis of your first contact. Time to request a room change or roommate swap. Requests processed based on the availability of disk space. Transfers applying until 11:59 a.m. CST can participate in the selection of groups of roommates. You can choose your roommates, or you can apply yourself and we can coordinate you with other students. Candidates answer a short list of lifestyle questions to help with the matching process. Newcomers who have applied for housing may start applying for groups of roommates in myHousing. Newcomers can apply for a roommate.
Selecting the group of roommates. The trial will begin at noon on Wednesday and close on Friday at 11:59 p.m. CST. Questions that are not accepted before March 13 are treated as rejected issues. After this period expires, no roommate application is accepted and orders are executed with questions of collusion on the application for residence for persons without a roommate application. Your contact information with the fellow inmate will be emailed to you with your mission. Once you have received your roommate`s information, you can email them. This gives you the opportunity to learn about each other before living together. MyHousing allows you to support all your room arrangements – application, deposit, contract, space allocation, roommate selection and more – online. Take control of your life arrangements and do it if it works for you.
If you don`t prefer a roommate, the housing task team assigns you a roommate. Instead of requiring all roommates to sign a common lease, each person at University House has their own individual contract with one person per bed. This means you just have to pay for yourself, not your roommates. Even if a roommate moves or other rooms are empty in your apartment, you only pay the price of your room. The process of applying for cohabitation/selection in myHousing allows you to form a group of 2 people. Newcomers who choose a triple room can form a group of 3 people. Through this process, you will be kept informed of the status of your group by email. A person creates the group in myHousing and is a group leader. The group leader sends an email invitation to his or her requests.
Other participants must accept the invitation to join the group or refuse the invitation.