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Housing and Residence Life

Tips & Advice

Helpful Resources

How to Fill Out the Housing Contract

Watch a tutorial on filling out the housing contract.

Campus Map*

Easily locate areas of interest or swiftly navigate through campus with the help of this Campus Map.

Tips for Managing Roommates

Learn how to communicate effectively in order to get the best results out of any situation that may arise between you and your roommates

Bed Bug Awareness

Learn how to prevent bed bugs.

Flu Season Preparedness

Learn how to actively prepare for the flu season, how to stay healthy, and what to do if you or your roommates experience flu-like symptoms.

Coronavirus Housing Updates

Review Housing Coronavirus updates as well as University updates on the virus.

Mosquito-borne illness Protection (including Zika virus)

Mosquito season is here. Protect yourself from mosquito-borne illnesses. See tips and information from the Duval Department of Health.

Renter's Insurance

Students are encouraged to carry their own health insurance and to review their family's homeowner's insurance policy, if any, to determine applicability of coverage for personal property while living on campus, or whether the student should carry a separate renter's insurance policy. Suggested resources:

Resident Tools

*Persons with disabilities can request assistance reading the fire exit maps by contacting the Department of Housing and Residence Life at or by phone at 904 620-4663.