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Campus Housing

For more information, questions,
or to schedule a tour, contact
Director of Campus Housing
Phone: (231) 439-6443
housing@ncmich.edu

Frequently Asked Questions


  • How to I complete a Campus Housing application?
  • Is there an application fee?
  • Is there a Security Deposit? 
  • How much does it cost to live in Campus Housing?
  • Is Campus Housing co-ed?
  • Can Financial Aid cover the cost of living in Campus Housing?
  • Do I need to be a full-time student at North Central in order to live on-campus?
  • When do I pay for my room?
  • Is there a supervisor living in the campus housing
  • How safe is the residential housing?
  • Is there certain requirements students will have to abide by in order to live
       on-campus?
  • Will I be required to sign a contract to live in Campus Housing?
  • Is there a meal plan available?
  • How do I apply for Campus Housing in order to insure that a room will    be available?
  • Can I request to room with a friend?
  • Can I choose my room?
  • Will I be able to smoke and drink alcohol in the residential facility?
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  • Q: How do I complete a Campus Housing application?
    A: For a Campus Housing application, students can complete one 24/7 by logging into the Student & Community Portal and selecting “Student Quick Links”.


  • Q: Is there a Security Deposit? 
    A: Students are required to submit a $100 security deposit prior to moving into Campus Housing.  This can be paid to the Business Office at North Central Michigan College. 

    This payment will act as an application fee allowing a room to be reserved in your name. It will then act as your security deposit for the duration of your stay. Provided the room is in good condition and you comply with standard checkout procedures; the deposit will be refunded within 6 weeks of the semesters end.
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  • Q: How much does it cost to live in Campus Housing?
    A:  There are different costs based on your double/single room and meal plan preferences.  The easiest way to answer this is to visit http://www.ncmich.edu/housing/rates
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  • Q: Is Campus Housing co-ed?
    A: The residential building is co-ed but individual rooms and adjoining suites are not.

     

  • Q: Can Financial Aid cover the cost of living in Campus Housing?
    A: Many students utilize grants and certain scholarships to cover the cost Campus Housing.  Financial Aid is available to most students to cover education related expenses.  

     

  • Q: Do I need to be a full-time student at North Central in order to live on-campus?
    A: Students are required to be full-time students (minimum of 12 credit hours for fall and winter) each semester.  Students living in Campus Housing during the summer semester must be enrolled for a minimum of 3 credit hours.


  • Q: When do I pay for my room?
    A: Payment in full for each semester is due before the start of the semester. The specific payment dates will be determined for each year.


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  • Q: Is there a supervisor living in the campus housing?
    A: North Central has a professional staff member who lives on campus.  Additionally, there is a Resident Assistant who lives on each floor who build community and maintain a safe environment.


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  • Q: How safe is the residential housing?
    A: The entrance to Campus Housing requires a key card and visitors are required to sign-in at the front desk. All rooms have individually key locks and each resident is provided with an individual mail box.




  • Q: Is there certain requirements students will have to abide by in order to live on-campus?
    A: Students are bound by the Residence Hall Handbook for that year as well as North Central’s Student Handbook.

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  • Q: Will I be able to smoke and drink alcohol in the residential facility?
    A: No, students (regardless of age) are not permitted to smoke or drink in their suites or inside the housing complex.




  • Q: Can I choose my room?
    A: No, rooms will be assigned on a first-come basis based upon date of application/security deposit received.


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  • Q: Can I request to room with a friend?
    A: Yes, you can request your roommate.  Requests for roommate preference must be indicated on both residents’ applications.


  • Q: Is there a meal plan available?
    A: Residents living in Campus Housing are required to purchase a Meal Plan.  This plan can be used in North Central’s cafeteria or Halfway Cafe.


  • Q: Will I be required to sign a contract to live in Campus Housing?
    A: Yes, students are required to sign a housing contract.

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