Bucky with residents at move-in

Welcome to University Housing!

Students hanging out in the Lakeshore neighborhood
Overhead view of Eagle Heights and University Houses.
Six dining locations across campus
The Lakeshore Neighborhood is shown in this aerial photo
Housing staff with Bucky

Updates to Housing Operations

We’ve created a Housing FAQ page with the answers we currently have. If your question isn’t answered there, please fill out our contact us form.

Live With Bucky

Welcome to the Division of University Housing at UW-Madison! Whether you are an undergraduate student in our residence halls, a PhD candidate in our apartment communities, a hungry customer in our dining markets, a summer program attendee, an employee, or a proud parent, University Housing provides an experience that is built for your success. We are here to serve you and to support the mission of the University.

Dates, Deadlines & Events

Aug 30

Fall Move-In

August 30 @ 8:00 am - September 2 @ 5:00 pm
Nov 25

November Break

November 25 @ 8:00 am - November 28 @ 5:00 pm
Dec 15

Last Day of Class

December 15
Dec 16

Study Day

December 16
Dec 17

Exams

December 17 - December 23
Dec 19

Commencement

December 19

Features

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