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Tuesday, September 28, 2021

On campus vs. off campus housing: Students weigh in

As Lakeside Village gears up for incoming residents, students both on and off campus have begun to decide their housing plans for next semester. Although the Lakeside Village promises a unique and convenient residential experience, many students are forced to consider whether the glamor is worth the price tag.

What to expect from Lakeside Village

Progress at the University of Miami’s Lakeside Village is on course for a May opening, with the flooring process nearly complete and structural inspections set to begin in coming weeks.

Students, faculty prepare goodbyes for Stanford Residential College

Stanford Residential College has roughly three months remaining to serve its purpose of housing first year students. However, as its demolition approaches it has drawn out memories, both good and bad, of student and faculty experiences within the building.

Students raise concerns about housing changes for next year

“I was under the impression that I could live all four years on campus under the same price. Now, I get that they’re trying to make the living space more luxurious, I guess, but the pricing for this is not for everyone.”

Stanford Walsh 9 wins Halloween dorm decorating contest

Halloween is in full swing at Stanford Residential College.

Security assistants maintain safety in the residential colleges

“This job teachers you to think on your feet in times of crisis and to remain calm so we can carry out necessary procedures."

Housing application deadline approaching

Continuing students and current residents at the University of Miami campus have begun to register for housing for the 2019-2020 academic year. Registration started Monday, Jan. 28 and ends Feb. 6.

Pesky pests: Students spot cockroaches in the freshman dorms

“We had cockroaches for about a week and I wouldn’t shower on my floor. They were all over the bathroom and sometimes got into bedrooms.”

Centennial Village to provide modern on-campus living for future freshmen

The freshmen towers will soon make way for a transformative new era of on-campus housing.

Student Housing Village opening delayed until fall 2020

"We decided that we wanted to delay the village's opening to ensure a high-quality living experience from day one," Vice President Patricia Whitely said. "We didn't want anything to detract from students' ability to study."

Housing sign-up for new student village expected to open spring 2019

The first phase of the decade-long project to modernize all student housing on campus is expected to be complete in 2019. Students will be able to sign up to live in the village in the spring 2019 semester.

UM cleanup process fully underway, university trying to get up and...

Nearly two weeks after the University of Miami’s Office of Emergency Management team began monitoring and activating plans for Hurricane Irma’s arrival, damage cleanup...