The Office of Residence Life (ORL) is part of the Office of Student Affairs and is located on the ground floor of the Hamer Campus Center.  A team of student and professional staff serves all of the residents on campus.  The ORL strives to foster a safe, inclusive, and educational environment on campus. Students have a variety of living options on campus. Our seven residence halls are uniquely designed and include amenities to best serve the AB community.

Have questions about housing? Please email studentaffairs@ab.edu or call 304-457-6213.

Important Housing Dates

Friday, May 1st – Priority Deadline to officially request housing

Complete & submit your official Housing Request by this date to receive priority housing placement for the Fall semester!

Friday, July 31st – Final deadline to submit your official Housing Request

This is the last day student preferences will be taken into account when assigning housing. After this date, students will be randomly assigned.

Saturday, August 22nd – Move-In for New Students, 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

August 22nd –25th – New Student Orientation [mandatory for all new students]

NOTE: Some student-athletes will have alternative Move-In dates. Athletics will communicate these as necessary.