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Student Residence

Responsible Department
Student Affairs
Effective Date
11/28/2017
  1. .

    Purpose

    This policy establishes the requirement for students accepted on the Dahlonega campus to live in University Housing.

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    Definitions

    University Housing: Any University-owned or managed facility that houses students.

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    Statement

    1. Full-time Students who are accepted on the Dahlonega campus of UNG and who have not earned 60 semester hours or lived four semesters in University housing must live on campus. Students may live off-campus if:

      1. they live with and commute daily from the permanent legal residence of parent(s) or grandparent(s) within a fifty-mile radius from campus;

      2. married or divorced;

      3. 21 years of age or older;

      4. have completed two years of successful active military service;

      5. have internally transferred from another UNG campus with more than 30 hours.

    2. A waiver of this policy will be considered in individual cases for unique hardships. Students requesting a waiver of this policy should submit requests to the Dean of Students, Dahlonega campus via the Residence Policy Waiver Request.

    3. Additional residency requirements for members of the Corps of Cadets are contained in the Corps of Cadets Participation Policy. To the extent there are differences between the University Residence Policy and the Corps of Cadets Participation Policy, Cadets must follow the rules articulated in the Participation Policy.
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    Procedures

    Waivers of this policy will be considered in individual cases for unique hardships.  Students requesting a waiver of this policy should submit request via the Residence Policy Waiver Request form located on the Dean of Students webpage.

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