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Freshmen beat the odds and flourish in on-campus apartments

Freshmen beat the odds and flourish in on-campus apartments

Colin Stevenson, Reporter/Photographer

October 30, 2019

The process for housing application is simple: be enrolled at the university, fill out the application and pay the $250 down payment fee. A rumor exists that students have to meet a certain number of credit hours to get accepted into the on-campus apartments, but this is false. There is no policy to...

Community improvement requires student engagement

The Wichitan

March 29, 2018

OUR VIEW: City and campus officials have a vision for MSU to grow in retention and activity, and this will only work if students interact with the opportunities by engaging with the community through events and utilizing college-student targeted apartments. To emphasize college prevalence in to...

The social tolls of moving from dorms to apartments

brittni vilandre

January 16, 2018

A new semester brings a new lifestyle to students who make their first move from dorm rooms to apartments. Some students find the transition to be just what they needed while others feel as if they "jumped the gun." Dental Hygiene sophomore, Courtney Hoover said she enjoyed the transition into her...

Students weigh convenience and freedom when deciding where to live

Students weigh convenience and freedom when deciding where to live

Zoie Flores

May 11, 2017

Moving away from home and onto a college campus for the first time can be a nerve-racking experience. Students get a newfound freedom and are faced with many decisions to make. Being able to decide where to live on campus is a tough one. There are four residence halls on campus and three apartment...

Campus housing furniture in bad condition

Campus housing furniture in bad condition

Zoie Flores

February 27, 2017

On-campus apartments and residence halls come furnished and ready to go for students to move in at the start of a new semester — but the furniture and appliances will become damaged or worn out throughout years of use by thousands of students. “I’ve been here for about a year and one of the ...

Deadline to claim on-campus housing this Friday

Jessalyn Castro

February 11, 2015

Students who live on campus have until Friday, Feb. 13, to declare where they want to live as part of the "Claim Your Crib" campaign. Freshmen living in Pierce and Killingsworth halls can now apply to move into a place more private and spacious. Those with enough credit hours will now be able to...

Mustang Village filling up for next semester

Kayla Sims

April 5, 2014

Midwestern students to move to Mustang Village from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Changes in rules regarding on-campus residence halls and apartments are continuing to leave students questioning their fall living arrangements. Campus officials are turning to an apartment complex called Mustang Village, formerly known as the Grove, which...

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