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Housing Options

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The University of Virginia offers a variety of residence styles and locations for students, faculty, and staff to live on Grounds. To see the options available to you, click the button for the category that pertains to you.

Please see our Housing Rates page to compare the costs for different areas and types of University housing.

Please see our On-Grounds Housing map for information about on-Grounds housing areas and their locations.

Please see our Comparing On- and Off-Grounds Housing page for factors you'll want to keep in mind when making your housing decision.

Incoming First-Year Undergraduates
Students who have finished high school and are entering their first year of college.
Incoming Transfer Students
Undergraduate students who are transferring to the University of Virginia following study at another higher learning institution.
Returning Undergraduates
Students who are returning to the University of Virginia and will have completed a year or more of undergraduate study. A number of upperclass residence options are offered.

Inclusive Housing

A variety of circumstances may affect your housing needs. Information on Open Housing, housing for students with families, special housing accommodations, and service & assistance animals is offered.

Graduate Students

Students who are completing post-baccalaureate work at the University of Virginia. Options are available for graduate students who are single or married, with or without additional family members.
Faculty & Staff
Includes University of Virginia non-tenured faculty, research associates, research assistants, post-doctoral candidates, visiting faculty members, and full-time classified staff.