Residential Life

Welcome to the Office of Residential Life at Westfield State University.

 

Message from the Director

Welcome to Housing at Westfield State University.  We hope you enjoy visiting our website and find everything you need.  Feel free to visit our residence halls and additional pages for all the information you need regarding living on campus.  If there's anything you need feel free to give us a call or send us an e-mail.  We look forward to helping you in any way we can.

Dr. Jon Conlogue
Executive Director of Residential Services and Campus Life


HOUSING SIGN-UP FOR 2014-2015

Housing selection for current students has officially come to an end.  If a student is interested in housing for 2014-2015 but did not submit a deposit or register for a room next year, they should contact our office at (413) 572-5402 to discuss availability.  Thank you.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Announcements

Newly Accepted Students are able to access MyHousing following the submission of their $300 deposit.  Details will be included in the packet of information you receive after your deposit has been made.  If you have received your packet and need additional assistance with registering for housing online click here to view helpful videos on the process.  If you have any questions regarding the completion of your information please feel free to e-mail us at housing@westfield.ma.edu.

We are excited to offer our Parent's Section.  In an effort to keep parents in the loop on upcoming deadlines, events on campus, and general information, we are creating an area on our website to post information about our department.  This information will be updated each month so be sure to check back often throughout the academic year.  As always if you have any questions feel free to see our Contact Us page for any information you may need.

Why Should You Live on Campus!

Newly accepted students who will be joining the University for the 2014 fall semester?  Read this important information to learn why living on campus is right for you! 
Honors Program Students: Are you considering where you should reside on campus next year?  Read this recent article by current Honors Student Jake Sears who has found Honors Housing in Lammers Hall to be his home away from home.

Residential Life Courier Fall 2014

The Residential Life Courier has all the information you need for living on campus at Westfield State University.  Click here for everything you need to know!

2014-2015 Residential License Agreement

Planning on living in campus housing next year?  Be sure to review the Residential License Agreement you will be agreeing to which includes the Terms and Conditions of the agreement.  If you have any questions please feel free to contact us by e-mail at housing@westfield.ma.edu or by calling our office at (413) 572-5402.

CLEAR Community Update 2013-2014

Residential Life continued the CLEAR Community program for the third straight year with continued success.  Overall common area damage and cleaning charges have decreased by approximately 60% since the start of the program in the Fall 2011 semester.  To review the 2013-2014 Common Area Charges click here.  Common Area Charges are not able to be appealed per the housing agreement students agree to; while we are happy to answer any questions you may have please remember these charges cannot be removed from your account.

Off Campus Housing

The Department of Residential Life maintains an up to date listing of off campus properties available in the area to students looking to live off campus.  If you are interested click on the link below for information on over 100 locations.

Off Campus Listing - THIS LIST IS ALWAYS BEING UPDATED.  Be sure to look for changes on a weekly basis.

For further information regarding any of the properties in the Off Campus Listing, or for information on the Westfield Police Department's Crime Free Multi Housing Program and which property owners participate, please contact Sgt. Eric Hall at (413) 642-9383.

Please remember: The University serves as an information source only for off-campus hosing listings.  The University does not inspect or endorse any of the listings contained herein.  Listings are provided as information only and students are strongly encouraged to meet with landlords and inspect apartments before signing any agreements.  The University does not act as a party to any of these off-campus housing agreements.