Residential Services Handbook
For information on Residential Services' mission, scope, and policies, please navigate using the index or download the handbook (PDF).
For information on contracts and leases, including terms and conditions, see our Contracts and Leases Guide.
Residence Life Handbook
For information on Residence Life's mission, philosophies, programs, and policies, read our handbook (PDF).
Student Rights & Responsibilities
Read the Student Rights & Responsibilities policies.
Section 1 > Assignments
Section 2 > Rationale - Compelling Community Interests
Section 3 > Residential Services Policies
Section 4 > Residence Life Handbook Information
Section 5 > Appendices
Residential Services administers the housing contract/apartment lease for all on campus residences and provides the following services:
- Meal plans
- Rental references
- Guest rooms
- Renovation/facility projects
- Residency requirement
- Assignments to residence halls, Greek chapters, apartments
- Temporary/over assignments
- Waiting list for rate changes
- Canceling your housing contract/apartment lease
- Relocation and termination
- Housing contract for room and meal plan/rates
- Apartment lease/rates
- Off campus/apartment meal plan
Further information on these topics is available on our website, www.willamette.edu/dept/resservices/.
Note that the Office of Residence Life oversees residential staff and programs. On behalf of the University, Residence Life live-in staff members are responsible for ensuring that students understand and abide by the terms and policies referred to in the Housing Contract/Apartment Lease. For further information regarding their staff and programs, please visit their website: www.willamette.edu/dept/reslife/.