Student Life

Securing a Room

The housing lottery and room selection process takes place in late March/early April and gives returning students a chance to secure the room in which they would like to live for the following year. View room rates and fees. 

Room Lottery Information
Students will be prioritized by class rank as determined by the Registrar's Office.

IMPORTANT DATES FOR 2014-2015 HOUSING 

Current residents receive:

  • 1 point if they have between 0-29 credit hours = Priority IV 
  • 2 points if they have between 30-59 credit hours = Priority III 
  • 3 points if they have between 60-89 credit hours = Priority II 
  • 4 points if they have 90 or more credit hours = Priority I 

Current commuter students may participate in the lottery but will not receive any points.

BRASSARD AND PRESENTATION will be numbered based on a full suite. Total points will determine the order; a lottery will be conducted for those suites who have the same number of points to determine priority.
GUILD AND TRINITY will be randomly assigned lottery numbers based on points; All those with 4 points will be assigned numbers in Priority I; then those with 3 points and so on, until all students with paid deposits have received a lottery number. 

To live in PRESENTATION:
• Pay a $250.00 Room and Tuition Deposit to the Business Office
• Secure a Presentation Housing Packet (1 per suite) from your RD or RA
• Turn in Housing Intention Packets to the Housing Office
• Look for the lottery numbers which will be emailed to suite captains
• Attend Presentation Housing Selection: only suite captains need to attend

To live in BRASSARD:
• Pay a $250.00 Room and Tuition Deposit to the Business Office
• Secure a Presentation Housing Packet (1 per suite) from your RD or RA
• Turn in Housing Intention Packets to the Housing Office
• Look for the lottery numbers which will be emailed to suite captains
• Attend Brassard Hall Housing Selection: only suite captains need to attend

To live in TRINITY or GUILD:
• Pay a $250.00 Room and Tuition Deposit to the Business Office
• Look for the LOTTERY NUMBERS to be posted in Guild Hall
• Attend Room Selection with your roommate(s)

 

Housing information
ALL rooms will be used according to occupancy.

• GUILD: Rooms 142, 201, 225, 242, 301, 325, 342 are TRIPLES; all other rooms are DOUBLES
• TRINITY: Rooms 101 and 103 are SINGLES; 203 is a TRIPLE; 200 used as QUAD for men; 300 used as QUAD for women
• PRESENTATION: QUADS are given FIRST priority; TRIPLES second priority; DOUBLES/SINGLES-Fill as possible
• BRASSARD: FIRST priority is to 11 RESIDENTS

Note:

*If a $250 room deposit is not received by the deadline and/or you are not cleared by the business office, you will be placed on a Housing Waitlist until August 1.

*Designated BUY OUT singles will NOT be available at the time for room selections. Students may sign a waiting list during their turn at selection night.

*Students with roommate choices will be able to select rooms according to the lottery number list. Students without roommate choices will be placed in rooms as space permits AFTER all those with roommates have selected.

Questions or concerns? Contact Housing@rivier.edu or call 603.897.8244   

 

Contact:
Paula Randazza
Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs
(603) 897-8244
prandazza@rivier.edu  

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