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Green on the Screen

As part of University Housing's Green on the Screen sustainability film series, we'll be showing TINY: A Story about Living Small on Tuesday, November 11 at 7 p.m. (location TBD). For more about the film series, visit the sustainability page.

Tiny:  A Story About Living Small
After a decade of travel, Christopher Smith approaches his thirtieth birthday and decides it’s time to plant some roots. He impulsively buys a five-acre plot of land in hopes of fulfilling a lifelong dream of building a home in the mountains of Colorado. With the support of his girlfriend, Merete, he sets out to build a tiny house from scratch despite having no construction experience. The couple walks away with unexpected lessons about the meaning of home, the importance of place, and the personal impact of sticking with a project that became bigger than they’d ever imagined.

DEADLINE EXTENDED for Room of the Year 2014!

We’re impressed by what we’ve seen so far but we want more!

Now you have until 5 p.m. Monday, October 6 to send us your Room of the Year entries.

Grand prizes will be awarded in the categories of:
Best Male Room
Best Female Room

Best Video Tour

Grand prize winners will be decided by online voting via Facebook and YouTube, with a limit of one vote per resident. Winners (and their future roommates) get first pick of any available on-campus space for the 2015-16 academic year and a big ol’ prize basket.

And, new this year, we pick our favorites in categories such as Most Spirited, Best Use of Color, Most Sustainable and Staff Pick. So there are even more chances to win! Entering is easy:

1. Snap some photos or make a video tour of your room. Show us why it’s special.

2. Share them with us using this form.

That’s it.

View photos from last year's Room of the Year contest on our Facebook page!

Check out the 2013 top five videos on our YouTube page!

Find design inspiration for this year's contest on our Pinterest page!

For more information and official rules visit the official Room of the Year page online.

ENTER NOW, it’s easy!

ENTER NOW for a chance to be named Room of the Year!

Pinterest-inspired pushpin boards. Creative storage solutions. Custom bedding and window coverings. Georgia-themed gaming spaces. We've seen all this and more in our annual Room of the Year contest but we want to see how you can top it!

Grand prizes will be awarded in three categories: Best Female Room, Best Male Room and Best Video Tour. Winners will be decided by online voting, with a limit of one vote per resident.

Here's the awesome part: Grand prize winners in each category get a generous gift basket and first pick of all available living spaces in the highly competitive 2015-2016 room sign-up campaign that begins in December. So whether you want a room with a view of Sanford Stadium in Rutherford Hall, the spacious suite life in Brown Hall or a sixth-floor space with soaring ceilings in Building 1516, you and your roomie will choose before everyone else!

You've worked hard to make your room a home for the coming year. So go ahead. Brag a little.

See our Room of the Year page for full contest details and how to enter.

Hunker Down!

It's FINALLY time to Hunker Down with Housing! 

We're getting ready to welcome more than 8,000 residents August 12-18 and here's a one-stop reference for all your #HDWH14 questions:

Parking
Community Guide
Move-In FAQ
Live It! blog
Hall access
Those 17-position adjustable bed thingys and how to loft them

And scroll down to follow us on social media to ensure you're not missing anything!
Welcome to Athens and GO DAWGS!

 

Don't Just Attend Georgia... Live It!

Transfer and Graduate Students Deserve an On-Campus Experience, Too!

You may know about the first-year live-on requirement at UGA but we offer several housing options to upperclassmen and graduate students, as well! Only University Housing can offer the academic support and immersive living experience that result in proven higher GPAs, higher graduation rates and more student satisfaction. 

Upperclassmen and transfer students have several traditional-style halls available to them, including the newly renovated Brown Hall. Brown Hall consists of three floors of spacious, furnished suite-style rooms in the trendy Normaltown area of Athens. See what residents say about Brown Hall in our exclusive video.

Graduate students and students with families and/or spouses or domestic partners may live in Family and Graduate Housing, which offers on-campus one and two bedroom apartments. We even have roommate and semi-furnished options! Monthly rent includes power, water, trash, cable, high-speed Internet and laundry.

So what are you waiting for? Don't just attend Georgia... live it. Register now!

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