Honors Housing FAQ
The Honors College has on-campus housing communities in Cougar Village and Taub Hall. Check the FAQ below for answers to your housing questions.
- Where will I live?
- When do I need to apply for housing?
- How can I verify that I've signed up for Honors housing?
- After I've applied, how long before I receive my Housing Agreement/Contract?
- When is my Housing Agreement/Contract due?
- When will I find out about my roommate?
- How can I choose a specific person as my roommate?
For additional questions about Honors housing, contact Brenda Rhoden in the Honors College at email@example.com or 713.743.9025 or contact Residential Life and Housing at 713.743.6000 (toll-free at 800.247.7184) or http://www.housing.uh.edu/.
In general, freshmen reside in Cougar Village. Following the freshman year, Honors students may live in Cougar Village or in Taub Hall. If you would like to live with a non-Honors roommate, the Honors community in Taub Hall can accommodate you.
Call the housing office at 713.743.6000 or 800.247.7184.
Housing sends out agreements weekly, approximately 2-3 weeks after the application is received.
The contract you receive will have a specific deadline on it; however, Housing continues to honor the agreement as long as space is available.
Roommate information will be included in the confirmation letter, which is tentatively scheduled to go out in May.
Indicate the name and PSID of your roommate choice on your application. Even if you meet someone after you've turned in your information, contact Housing, as chances are good they can still meet your request. If you would like to live with a non-Honors roommate, the Honors community in Taub Hall can accommodate you.