Housing Break Request

Residence Halls (Unity & Heritage) are Officially Closed during Winter Break. Winter Break housing request are available to students who have completed this form. If approved, students will be provided with access to their current residence hall using their student ID card. Apartments (Village & Casa Bella) will be continuously accessible and there is NO need to complete this form.

• Sign up for Winter Break housing begins Monday, November 12 at noon
• Deadline to sign up is Friday, November 30 at 12:00 pm (noon).
• You cannot sign up after the deadline.
• Halls will close Wednesday, November 21 at 9:00 am.
• Halls will reopen Sunday, November 25 at 12:00 pm (noon).
Requirements to Qualify to Stay during Winter Break:

 All request must be submitted by deadline. Not all request may be approved.
 The primary student residence of parents must not reside in the Rio Grande Valley (Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, and Willacy County)
 Must provide evidence of legitimate reason requiring students to live on campus during winter break. Examples include participation in official university sports, on campus employment, extensive travel restrictions, and institutional research.
 Documented evidence showing extenuating financial hardship requiring student to stay during winter break

Acknowledgement (check below to agree to the break housing terms) *