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Do most first year students get their first choice dorm request?

GStricklandGStrickland Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
How likely is it that we will receive our first choice dorm? Thanks

Replies to: Do most first year students get their first choice dorm request?

  • smack28752smack28752 Registered User Posts: 147 Junior Member
    Depends on which dorm you are trying to get into and what part of campus. Pick a type of dorm you want, then make all of your choices within that type. e.g. newer 4 person suite, South Campus - Horton, Hardin, Koury or High Rise - Eringhaus, Hojo, Craig. Most first years are on south campus (social) then they migrate north to Mid or Olde (a little quieter & more convenient). Best of luck to you!
  • Nurse001Nurse001 Registered User Posts: 334 Member
    edited May 2016
    My son did his dorm list. He did not get any of the dorms that were on list. He was in Hinton James. It is the furthest dorm from campus. The upside is he actually lost 25 pounds just from walking to classes. He did get a better dorm for next year. Good luck!
  • GDTBATHGDTBATH Registered User Posts: 9 New Member
    I chose Craige as my first choice and got it! It really depends on the lottery.
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