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Living on campus is an invaluable experience, providing a community where you can live, learn, and create lifelong memories. University Housing offers living options to best suit personality and living needs, providing varied environments for students to achieve their goals while at UT.

Students who call University Housing their home experience several benefits including:

  • Greater involvement in the UT community
  • Additional opportunities to develop essential leadership skills
  • Increased contact with faculty members and students
  • Increased graduation rate
  • Improved GPA

We believe that living on campus can have a significant impact, and we are committed to the  programs and services that enhance student success. To ensure the quality of our first-year experience, UT requires all first-year students to live on campus.

Exemption from the residency requirement may be granted to students who meet certain criteria.

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