Housing Blog

How Ducks Live

Living on campus adds value to the UO student experience and puts you in the middle of it all: fun, friends, food, and academic resources that will give you the best possible start to your college career. Whether you are a current resident or a prospective student, stay connected and learn about University Housing’s student-centered living-learning experiences and how to get the most out of your time in the residence halls.



End of year planning: spring move-out

This message was sent to all residents on April 20, 2023.

We hope your spring term is off to a great start! While it may seem far away, sadly, moving out of the residence halls will be here in just eight short weeks. Here are some important things to know as you plan out the rest of the academic year: 

End of Term Plans

The End of Term Plans form will go live in early May. This form can be found in the Forms tab of your My Housing portal. The End of Term Plans form can be updated through June 16, so please make needed adjustments if your plans change as our staff will be inspecting rooms based on your indicated checkout date.

If you are planning to check out before the last 10 days of the term (on or before June 6), you will need to submit a Residence Hall Checkout Plan within the Forms tab of My Housing.


Getting around the UO

For those coming to campus and living in the residence halls in the fall, you may be wondering about how you can get around Eugene, whether or not you should bring a car, and if people ride bikes! Here are a few fun facts you should know about Eugene before we dive in to how you can get around: