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SJU Residential Life and Housing

Off-campus Housing for 2017-2018

As the fall semester gets started students, particularly seniors, should start to look ahead and consider their housing options for the 2017-2018 academic year. Students who wish to live off campus next year (2017-2018) will need to participate in the off campus release process this fall. Please review the timeline below and click here for more information.

•·         Early September - Off-campus housing request form available online
•·         October 15 - All off-campus housing request forms are due
•·         November 15 - Notice of off-campus release offers
•·         December 15 - Acceptance/Decline of off-campus release offers are due

Submitting an application or participating in the off campus selection process does not guarantee that a release from the residency requirement.


Staying for Chirstmas Break (December 20 - January 15)?

St. John's University Residence Halls/Apartments close for Christmas Break from December 20 at 6pm and re-open on January 15 at 9am. Students are required to complete a break request form if they intend to be within the residence halls/apartments for any period of time over the break period. Typically, only student employees, international students, out of state students, on-campus student employees, student athletes, and academic related reasons are granted access to stay over Christmas Break. All other cases are approved on a case by case basis.

The last day to submit a Christmas Break Stay request is Wednesday December 14. If you submit a request after the deadline, you will be charged a $25 processing fee.

Christmas Break Request Form

Extended Stay/Break Policy

All CSB/SJU student guests are allowed to visit from 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. daily during all break periods. All non-CSB/SJU guests are not permitted during all break periods.

Students who request access to the residence halls without permission will have a $25 key-in fee assessed to their student account. Unapproved students will also be charged $25 per day up to $100 per week if they stay within the residence halls without approval.