Family housing

South Family Exterior

Family housing is currently fully leased. New applications are accepted based on space availability. 

Eligibility for family housing

To be eligible for family housing, the husband, wife, or single parent renting the apartment must be a full-time student during the academic year. 

For family apartments, a parent must have legal custody of one or more children. Your spouse and/or children must reside with you at all times for you to remain eligible for family housing and only members of your immediate family (spouse and dependent children under 18 years) may live in the family housing apartment.

Credit requirements
You must carry no less than 12 (undergraduate students) and 9 (graduate students) credit hours each semester during the academic year. During the summer, you must carry 3 credit hours over the summer OR be pre-registered for the upcoming fall semester.  If you drop below the credit hour requirements, you will no longer be eligible for family housing.

If you withdraw from the university
Once you are no longer registered, you must vacate your family apartment within 48 hours of withdrawal. Call your Residence Hall Director (RHD) or Resident Assistant (RA) to make checkout arrangements.

South Village Apartments

South Village provides a blended multicultural community of upper-division students, including returning sophomores, international students, and students with families. The community includes convenient onsite laundry facilities and a community center with front desk, computer lab, kitchen and TV area.

South Village Apartment Family Housing Floor Plans

Assignments to family housingRent & making payments

Rent payments
Rent is billed directly to your student LOUIE account at the beginning of each semester.

*Payments are due the 1st of each month 

2016-2017 Rent Rates  

Apartment Type     Monthly Rent
(effective 8/1/16)
South Family - 2 bedroom      $864
South Family - 2 bedroom large     $955

Proposed 2017-2018 Rent Rates  (pending ABOR approval in April 2017)

Apartment TypeMonthly Rent
(effective 8/1/17)
South Family - 2 bedroom      $915
South Family - 2 bedroom large     $1,011


How to pay

Rent is charged to your student LOUIE account at the beginning of each semester and is due on the 1st day of each month. Rates are effective beginning August 1.

All utilities are included in rent, which include:

  • electricity
  • gas
  • water
  • sewer
  • trash
  • high-speed wired and wireless internet
Family housing staff

South Village Apartments is managed by a professional Residence Hall Director (RHD) responsible for overall complex administration, maintenance, activities, programming, student assistance, and community standards.

The RHD supervises a group of Resident Assistants (RAs), paraprofessional student staff trained to advise and assist students, plan activities, provide resources facilitators, and maintain community standards.

For maintenance concerns, call F-IXED (3-4933) from any on-campus telephone and within 30 minutes someone will come to review and fix the problem. Should you experience an emergency maintenance situation, please contact the front desk or RA on call so that proper maintenance staff can be notified immediately. Emergency maintenance situations include:  

  • overflowing toilet
  • burst steam pipe
  • water leak
  • sparking or inconsistent electricity
Family housing office
Hours: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m., Saturday - Sunday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Location: South Village Community Center
Phone: 928-523-7974
Child Care Voucher Program
The Child Care Voucher Program is a subsidized program that assists students with child care expenses.