Housing Appeal Information

Western's Two-Year Live-On Requirement: All first-year students and sophomores are required to live on campus.

Western Colorado University Exemption Housing Appeal Form

Deadline to Appeal:

  • Fall Semester: Aug. 1 by 5 p.m.
  • Spring Semester: Dec. 1 by 5 p.m.

This Appeal form is used for the following students:

1. Student is married. Please provide documentation of marriage certificate.

2. Student is living with parents or a legal guardian. Verification needed. Letter from parents or legal guardian with cell number and address of home with signature from parent/guardian and a utility bill with name of parent or guardian on it.

3. Student is at least 21 years of age by the first day of classes without a signed housing contract.

4. Student has lived on-campus for the equivalent of two full academic years at another college or university. Verification needed—signed letter from the department of residence life stating the years that the student was on-campus.

5. Student is an honorably discharged Veteran. Verification needed.

To access the appeal form, click here.

Western Colorado University Medical/Financial Housing Appeal Form

Deadline to Appeal:

  • Fall Semester: Aug. 1 by 5 p.m.
  • Spring Semester: Dec. 1 by 5 p.m.

This appeal is for the following students:

1. Extenuating circumstances after/before signing the housing contract in regards to finances.

2. Extenuating circumstances after/before signing the housing contract in regards to medical needs.

To access the appeal form, click here.