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Summer is a time to prep for housing next year, housing said

April 30, 2013

Each fall University Housing prepares to open at full capacity, over 1800 students, and new applications in the spring. Part of the reason may be student satisfaction with campus housing. Arnie Slaughter,...

Summer housing available, apply today for possible credit

April 15, 2013

Students that need to stay in the NKU area over the summer will be able to take advantage of NKU’s summer housing program and stay in Callahan Hall, and if they apply before April 16, could be eligible...

Housing rates to increase, students will get more “bang for their buck”

Housing rates to increase, students will get more
February 28, 2013

Campus housing rates at NKU are set to increase four percent this fall, pending approval from the Board of Regents. According to the University Housing office, the rate increases are necessary to help...

Campus vs. Off Campus Housing

Campus vs. Off Campus Housing
September 13, 2012

Before making the commitment to sign a lease for an apartment or pay to live on campus in the residential housing, Northern Kentucky University students should consider all the variables. Some important...

Housing, dining costs on the rise

Housing, dining costs on the rise
February 29, 2012

Students at Northern Kentucky University should expect an increase in price of on-campus services. NKU Campus Housing and Dining will be increasing the cost of housing and residential meal plans. Campus...

New housing plans making room for more connections

New housing plans making room for more connections
February 22, 2012

To better accommodate incoming first year students, and in an attempt to promote participation in school events, Northern Kentucky University Housing will revamp the program known as “The Norse Experience.”...

New residential living ideas proposed

New residential living ideas proposed
February 15, 2012

Northern Kentucky University’s SGA recently proposed a new resolution that requests changes to the housing rules for upper division students, including gender blindness, alcohol allowance and customizable...

Housing options leave out one group: gender-neutral

November 16, 2011

A recent trend in university housing should be more than just that. While affinity housing is something that NKU addresses through Greek housing, honors housing, international housing and more, gender...

SGA targets several new projects

February 9, 2011

Life around campus could soon be changing for students. The Student Government Association addressed a full agenda at their last meeting that, if passed, would change several things on the campus of...

IT tackles spotty wireless Internet service in University Housing

February 3, 2011

NKU did not always have wireless Internet access in every room in every building on campus. It wasn’t until the summer of 2009 that University Housing partnered with the Office of Information Technology...

Pedestrian ‘thrown into air’ after being struck in crosswalk, police say

November 19, 2010

A pedestrian “flew through the air” after being struck in a crosswalk by a speeding vehicle at Northern Kentucky University earlier this week, according to an NKU police report. A car driven by...

New roads coming to campus

November 17, 2010

Two road projects that directly affect NKU will start in the near future. Both roads will change the look of the campus. Next spring the State Transportation Cabinet project is expected to start a road...

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