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Housing Requirement

On Campus Housing Requirement

All full-time students with fewer than 59 earned credit hours (including transfer credits) are required to live in University housing. Approval to live off-campus is granted with one of the following verified exceptions:

  • Student will be residing with custodial parent(s)/guardian(s) within a commuting distance of 50 miles of WVU Tech
  • Student is married
  • Student with children living with them
  • Student will be 21 years of age or older by the first day of the next fall semester

Students interested in an exemption to the housing requirement should complete the online housing application and select the "exemption" request.