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New Students

Welcome Prospective Students

As a member of Residence Life, you will have the opportunity to get involved in a wide array of meaningful programs and organizations, enjoyable activities, and convenient services offered to help you achieve success on a personal, social, and academic level.

The information provided below is designed to answer many of the questions you may have about our Residence Life program. If you have any questions, our knowledgeable staff will be more than happy to help you. Please view our contact us page for contact information

Applying for Housing

Housing forms will automatically be sent to you once you have been officially accepted to the University.


Current cost information and rules regarding Housing contracts.

New Student


Orientation is required for all new freshmen and transfer students. Check out the family member checklist provided during orientation

Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office's basic role is to help students get the necessary resources they need to meet their educational expenses.


Information on visitor parking, student parking permits, bus services and more.

Campus Visit

Come check out UW-Eau Claire! Current student tour guides are ready to show you the campus.

Get the lowdown on housing

If you're already a Blugold or on your way to becoming one, there's a lot of housing information available for you! Make your housing deposit, get housing assignments and details about move-in day, and more.

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