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Housing Points For Returning Student Room Selection

Housing points are utilized to help determine the order in which returning students select their fall room assignment.

There are six components. Students will earn or forfeit housing points based on:

  • Credits Completed
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average
  • Residence Hall Participation
  • Campus Involvement
  • Community Service
  • Conduct History

Housing points information will be emailed to students on Monday, March 5, 2018. Students will be able to dispute their housing points between March 5, 2018, and March 9, 2018, by completing the Housing Points Dispute Form. All Dispute Form submissions will be responded to by Friday, March 16, 2018.

 

Credits Completed (earn max 14 points)

Based on credits earned as of the end of the fall semester. New residents as of the spring semester will have their transfer credits count as their total credits, provided the credits have been properly transferred and posted. Max = 14 points.

Points Earned Credits Completed
0 0
1 1-7
2 8-14
3 15-21
4 22-28
5 29-35
6 36-42
7 43-49
8 50-56
9 57-63
10 64-70
11 71-77
12 78-84
13 85-90
14 91+

 

Cumulative Grade Point Average (earn max 8 points)

Based on the cumulative grade point average at the end of the fall semester.

Points Earned Cumulative GPA Range
0 0
1 0.01-0.49
2 0.50-0.99
3 1.00-1.49
4 1.50-1.99
5 2.00-2.49
6 2.50-2.99
7 3.00-3.49
8 3.50-4.00

 

Residence Hall Participation Points & Campus Involvement (earn max 10 points)

Residence Hall Participation Points (earn max 5 points)

Based on participation between September 1, 2017, to January 31, 2018

Points Earned Criteria
0 No participation in programs or events
1 Attended 1 program
2 Attended less than the average number of programs residents attended in the hall
3 Attended the average number of programs residents attended in the hall
4 Facilitated 1 program or attended more than the average number of programs residents attended in the halls
5 Resident Assistants or Hall Council Executive Board

 

 


Campus Involvement Points (earn max 5 points)

Based on involvement between September 1, 2017, to January 31, 2018

Ponts Earned Criteria
0 No participation in clubs or organizations
1 Participates in 1 Club/Organization
2 Participates in 2 Clubs/Organizations
3 Athlete or Executive Board Member in a Club/Organization
4 President of 1 Club/Organization or Executive Board Member of 2 Clubs/Organizations
5 Athletic Captain or Executive Board Member of SGA, RHA or NRHH

 

Community Service

Residents who have participated in a community service project are entitled to up to two additional housing point. Students must obtain proof of participation from the appropriate staff person and present it to the Office of Residential Life & Housing by completing the Community Service Verification.

Points Earned Criteria
1 6-11 hours of community service completed
2 12 or more hours of community service completed

 

 

Conduct History

Residents who have accumulated Conduct Points will forfeit housing points. This is based on a students Conduct History by February 28, 2018.

Points Forfeited Criteria
1 1 to 3 conduct points in judicial history
2 4 to 6 conduct points in judicial history
3 7 to 9 conduct points in judicial history
4 10 to 12 conduct points in judicial history
5 13 or more conduct points in judicial history