University of Wisconsin–Madison
Bucky Badger with families at University Apartments' Ice Cream Social.

Rules & Expectations

Actions of Dependents and Guests

Leaseholders are responsible for actions and conduct of anyone who resides with them or is a guest in their apartment. You may have visitors for 30 days in a year. Do not give keys to visitors who should not have access to your apartment or the laundry areas or basements.

Harassment

Behavior that constitutes harassment is prohibited. Harassment is defined as verbal threats, intimidation, or conduct which tend to cause or incite a breach of the peace; or are severe or pervasive enough to substantially interfere with a reasonable resident’s educational performance.

Smoking

All University Houses, Harvey Street apartments, and the Community Center are smoke-free. Smoking is only permitted inside a few smoking apartments (which are located in Eagle Heights). Smoking is not allowed in any public area of any apartment building. Smoking must be at least 25 feet away from buildings. Do not throw cigarette butts on the ground.

Running On-site Business

You may charge a fee for providing child care or word processing services within your apartment. The operation of all other organized business on University premises is not allowed.