Important Updates

**Updated Housing Information - Spring 2021 Announcement**

January 13, 2021

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December 10, 2020

The start of the Spring Semester has been changed to begin on January 25, 2021.  Residential Life has adjusted it's move-in schedule to ensure that all students can check-in safely while also social distancing.  Below is a schedule of when students will be permitted to move-in.  Students will receive an email on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 with specific instructions on how to sign up for a specific date and time to move-in.  Students will also be permitted have guests assist them in moving, but the guests must complete a screening form that will also be found in an email.  Students are permitted two guests and the guests must leave after the student has moved-in.  Students who live out of state and are not from (Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut or New York) will need to quarantine in New Jersey prior to moving in for the Spring 2021 semester.  We have provided a special move-in time for those students who are impacted and need to quarantine.

Instructions for how to complete an early request will be contained in the email that will be sent by December 16, 2020.  

Spring 2021 Move-In Schedule

Out of State Students (except Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut or New York)

  • Friday, January 8, 2021 (Location and available times will be sent in an email to residential students)
  • Monday, January 11, 2021 (Location and available times will be sent in an email to residential students)

Returning Student Check-In

  • Saturday, January 16, 2021 (Location and available times will be sent in an email to residential students)
  • Sunday, January 17, 2021 (Location and available times will be sent in an email to residential students)
  • Friday, January 22, 2021 (Location and available times will be sent in an email to residential students)
  • Saturday, January 23, 2021 (Location and available times will be sent in an email to residential students)
  • Sunday, January 24, 2021 (Location and available times will be sent in an email to residential students)

New Student Check-In

  • Saturday, January 23, 2021 (Location and available times will be sent in an email to residential students)

Spring 2021 FAQ

We take the safety of our students and the residential community very seriously and are committed to providing a safe environment for our residential students.  No guests will be permitted for the Spring 2021 semester.  A guest is defined as anyone who does not live in that room or apartment.  New Jersey COVID-19 guidance has mandated that students are discouraged from visiting one another on campus to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  

Students who host parties, or other activities with students who live outside of their room or apartment will be held accountable through the campus code of conduct, and may lose their housing.  Students who are removed from housing will not receive a refund for their housing. 

The following students who plan to live in residential housing for the Spring 2021 semester must contact the Associate Director of Residential Life, Brian Pluchino, at Brian.Pluchino@stockton.edu, in preparation for move-in:

  • Out-of-state students who are residents (except from NY, PA, CT, DE)
  • International students who have traveled internationally within the last two weeks

Please contact Brian Pluchino, Associate Director of Residential Life, Brian Pluchino, or call please call 609-652-4697 if you have any questions. 

You may have up to two guests to assist you in moving out.  All guests must complete the form found in an email that will be sent on December 16, 2020.  Guests may enter the buildings, as long as they are wearing masks, and staying 6ft away from others.  Any person without a mask or violating COVID practices or the campus code of conduct will be asked to leave. 

Guests from outside NJ, (except PA, NY, DE, CT) are not permitted to help students move unless they quarantine in New Jersey for two weeks.  Please click on the link here to view the most up to date travel information from the State of New Jersey.  

Any questions regarding housing assignments for the Spring 2021 semester can be sent to Housing@stockton.edu, or students can call 609-652-4697 to speak with a Residential Life staff member.

 

**Updated Housing Information - Fall 2020 Announcement**

November 17, 2020

Residential students should check their email regarding specific instructions on moving out for the Fall 2020 semester as of Wednesday, November 25, 2020 by 5:00 PM.  Students are permitted to stay based upon certain criteria and need to apply using a form that is found in their email.  Please see FAQ's below.  

You must move out by Wednesday, November 25th, 2020, by 5:00 PM.  Residential Life will inspect all rooms once students have checked-out after November 25, 2020.  

  • Please click here for the Thanksgiving holiday food service hours.
  • Please click here for the food service schedule starting Monday, November 30, 2020.

There will be no shuttle service on Thursday, November 26, 2020.  Normal shuttle operations will resume from Friday, November 27, to Sunday, November 29, 2020.  Beginning Monday, November 30, 2020, please see the updated  shuttle schedule below.

Galloway Shuttles will run a reduced fleet of shuttles along the normal shuttle routes 7:30am-10:00pm.

 

Atlantic City Shuttles 

Below are the daily times of departures for the Atlantic City/Galloway shuttle routes

 

Atlantic City

Galloway

7:30am

8:45am

10:00am

11:15am

1230pm

1:45pm

3:00pm

4:15pm

5:45pm

7:00pm

8:15pm

9:30pm

 

 

Students will be permitted to stay based upon the following conditions.  Students must apply via a form that was provided in their email.  Students will be notified of their request within 24 hours.  Students must complete the form by Friday, November 20, 2020 by 4:30 PM. Students who remain on campus will not receive a credit for housing, or meal plan.  

  • International students
  • Students in clinical or classes that will still be offered in person
  • Students with housing insecurity
  • Students with extenuating circumstances

There will be limited food services available after November 30, 2020.  There will be no food services offered between November 26 and November 29, due to the Thanksgiving holiday.  For any questions or concerns about meals during this time please call 609-652-4332 to speak to a housing staff member.  

Students who leave by Wednesday, November 25, 2020 by 5:00 PM will receive a pro-rated housing, and meal plan credit towards the Spring 2021 semester. The prorated credit will be from November 25, 2020 until the end of the fall 2020 semester. If students are not enrolled for the Spring 2021 semester, they will receive a refund.  

Students who stay on campus after November 25, 2020 will not receive a credit or refund for housing, or their meal plan.

No! You are permitted to keep any and all belongings you will not need over break.  If you do not plan to stay please take the items would need for the remainder of the fall 2020 semester and the winter break.

You may have up to two guests to assist you in moving out.  All guests must complete the form found below prior to coming to campus.  Guests may enter the buildings, as long as they are wearing masks, and staying 6ft away from others.  Any person without a mask or violating COVID practices or the campus code of conduct will be asked to leave. 

Residential Life guest registration.

Guests from travel advisory states are not permitted to help students move unless they quarantine in New Jersey for two weeks.  Please click on the link here to view the most up to date travel advisory list from the State of New Jersey.  

Yes!  Students who plan on living through the end of the semester or staying with us over winter break are still able to do so.  Please contact James Timothy, by emailing James.Timothy@stockton.edu, or by calling 609-652-4697.

The cost of winter housing is $625 and will be applied to your bill once you have confirmed your stay.

All students returning for the Spring 2021 semester are permitted to leave any belongings in their apartment that they won’t need for the remainder of the semester or over the winter break!

If you find that you forgot an item in your apartment, you will need to contact the Office of Residential Life to request access to your space; please call 609-652-4332. 

Yes.  If you were working with James Timothy (James.Timothy@stockton.edu) for term switch, you must continue to follow all protocols set forth in those emails.

You may email the Executive Director of Residential Life directly to request a change in your residential status: Steven.Radwanski@stockton.edu

Plan Ahead!  If you cancel your housing for the Spring 2021 semester, you need to contact the Office of Residential Life for access and MUST retrieve your items within 2 business days (Monday-Friday) of canceling your Spring 2021 housing. The Office of Residential Life will be closed from Friday, December 25th until Monday, January 4th.

Yes. Any vacancies in your apartment may be used for new residential students in the Spring 2021 semester. 


 

Fall 2020 Welcome Message

September 2020

We are excited to have housing for students for the Fall 2020 semester!  Thank you for your patience as we continue to plan for the safest and best experience possible for the Fall 2020 semester.  We are hard at work planning and getting ready for students to return to the residence halls.  Please read the information below and should you have any questions please call 609-652-4332 or email housing@stockton.edu.  

Students should always remember to Mask Up, Back Up, and Wash Up.  Students should always remember to wear their mask when outside of their room or apartment, stay 6ft apart and frequently wash their hands to prevent COVID-19.  

soar safely, ospreys!

Housing Application Instructions

Students can apply for Stockton housing through the GoStockton Portal by clicking here.  Once in the GoStockton Portal students should click on the student life tab and then scroll down to the residential life section and click on the link 2020-2021 Academic Year Residential Application. Students will then follow the easy steps for apply for housing. We are happy to assist with any questions you may have about applications or how to apply to live at the Showboat hotel.  Please email Steven.Radwanski@stockton.edu for any additional information.  

COVID-19 Online Training

Students will be required to take an online training regarding the Coronavirus. It’s probably not a word students had heard much, if at all, before COVID-19 started making headlines. With colleges and universities taking extra precautions to keep everyone safe, it’s important that students understand how to help prevent the spread of this virus. Students will receive an individualized email with a personalized link to complete this course.  In this course, we explain how COVID-19 affects our bodies, how some people are more vulnerable to it than others, and how to take precautions to keep ourselves healthy.

Frequently Asked Questions related to Fall 2020 Housing

In light of COVID-19 the Office of Residential Life is providing a mix of virtual and outdoor programs that students can enjoy until their classes start on September 8, 2020.  Calendars of programs can be found by clicking here!

Fall 2020 Programming - August 29 to September 7

Housing assignments will be released to the following groups below on the specific dates and times through the GoStockton portal.  Students may request a room change once a housing assignment has gone out, but can never be guaranteed.  Each room change request will be evaluated based on the complexity of the request.  

Returning Students:  August 3, 2020 by 5:00 PM

Freshmen:  August 10, 2020 by 5:00 PM

Transfer Students: August 17, 2020 by 5:00 PM

At this time students will not be able to add or change any of their roommate options as the Residential Life team is currently preparing housing assignments so bills can go out on July 13.  

As per New Jersey regulations, some housing will be for isolation or quarantine housing.  Chris Gaupp will be not be occupied for the Fall 2020 semester and will be the isolation/quarantine housing.  Additionally, as per the State of New Jersey we will be reducing our occupancy of housing.  The areas that will be most impacted are Housing 1 (5-person apartments), Housing 2 (triples), Housing 3 (reduced rate doubles), and a small number of apartments in Housing 4 and and Atlantic City.  

  • Housing 1 - five person apartments are being reduced to four person apartments with two students in each bedroom
  • Housing 2 - triples are being reduced to doubles
  • Housing 3, - reduced rate doubles are being reduced to singles
  • Housing 4 - most of Housing 4 will remain two students in each bedroom.  A small number of housing four apartments will have 2 people per apartment
  • Housing 5 - will remain the same since each student has their own individual bedroom
  • Atlantic City -  will remain the same, except for a small number of four person shared apartments that will only have two people per apartment
  • Chris Gaupp housing has been designated for quarantine housing

Lounges may also be closed or reconfigured based upon guidance from the State of New Jersey.  Information will be placed in the lounges instructing the students whether they are opened or closed.  

Our team is currently working to determine what exact days and times check-in will occur.  Check-in will be more days that it traditionally has been in the past and the hours of check-in will be extended to promote social distancing and allow everyone to have a safe experience.  Students will only be permitted to bring two guests with them for check-in, and to promote social distancing, we will ask that the students guests remain outside of the check-in building.  Students will receive move-in instructions on August 3, 2020 by 5:00 PM with all the detailed information they may need.  

Freshmen, transfer, and renewal students will have the opportunity to chose a time slot to move in.  Students should check their email for specific instructions regarding move-in.

The following students who plan to live in residential housing for the Fall 2020 must contact the Executive Director of Residential Life, Dr. Steven Radwanski at Steven.Radwanski@stockton.edu in preparation for move-in:

  • New Jersey students who: (a) plan to live in residential housing; and (b) must travel to or from a travel advisory state between now and September 8.
  • Out-of-state students who are residents of a travel advisory state.
  • International students

Please contact me at Steven.Radwanski@stockton.edu or call  please call 609-652-4332 if you have any questions. 

We take the safety of our students and the residential community very seriously and are committed to providing a safe environment for our residential students.  No guests will be permitted for the Fall 2020 semester.  A guest is defined as anyone who does not live in that room or apartment.  New Jersey COVID-19 guidance has mandated that students are discouraged from visiting one another on campus to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  

Students who host parties, or other activities with students who live outside of their room or apartment will be held accountable through the campus code of conduct, and may lose their housing.  Students who are removed from housing will not receive a refund for their housing.  

Students can go to the GoStockton portal, log-in and then click on the student life tab and scroll to the Residential Life section and click on housing cancellation.  

Due to the extenuating circumstances of COVID-19, the Office of Residential Life will continue to waive the $500 cancellation fee for families and students who choose to cancel their housing.  The Office of Residential Life will also work with students and families to return their housing deposits.  

Yes, students who cancel for the Fall 2020 semester may apply for the Spring 2021 semester.  The spring 2021 semester application will be made available in October of 2020. Stockton will provide housing in the Spring 2021 semester for any students who desire Stockton University housing.  

Students who cancel for the Fall 2020 semester may not be able to be placed in the same location for the Spring 2021 semester.  If a student cancels in the Fall 2020 semester, their housing assignment will be filled by another student.  Residential Life will work individually with students regarding any special questions they may have.  Students may call 609-652-4332 or email housing@stockton.edu.

No, if a student cancels, it will not have an impact on the residents in that room or apartment.  Students will receive a new roommate, if a vacancy exists.  

Students can click here to review our comprehensive frequently asked questions page.