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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the facilities offered by the student residence halls?

The Student Residence Halls facilities offer en-suite single, double and triple room accommodation, en-suite with meal plan single, double and triple room accommodation, single, double and triple room accommodation and single, double and triple with meal plan room accommodation  All rooms have a shower, AC. and W.C. There is a study hall, kitchen, TV room and laundry facility on each floor. In addition, 24 hour hot water access and internet access. The Campus Residence Halls are within walking distance from the Cafeterias, Faculties and the Sport Complex.

Can I choose my roommate when applying to the student residence halls?

Please note that you need to provide the details of the student you would like to share your room with to the Residence Halls Management at the time of your application. However, you should bear in mind that roommate requests are subject to space availability.

Can I change my roommate on the condition that we don’t get along?

Yes, you can. You will have to submit an official application to the residence halls management.

What do I need to do in order to renew my stay?

Students who would like to continue their stay at the Campus Residence Halls for the following Semesters are required to apply in written to the Residence Halls Management. Please note that requests for extended stay are subject to space availability as each Semester preference for stay is first given to freshman students.

Are guests allowed in my residence halls room?

Students are not allowed to have guests in the residence halls rooms.

Can I keep a pet in my residence hall room?

No pets are allowed in the residence halls building.

Can I hang posters, pictures or announcements on my residence hall wall?

In order to hang items on the Residence Halls Walls you first need an approval from the Residence Halls Management.

Are there places close to the residence halls where I can shop?

There are supermarkets located in the close vicinity of the residence halls building.

Do I need bed sheets, blankets, quilts or pillow cases when staying at the residence halls?

Students are only given a pillow and a blanket. Due to hygiene conditions, students are required to bring the rest of their personal belongings (bed sheets, pillow case etc.).

Can I place a mini-fridge in my residence halls room?

All residence halls rooms are equipped with a mini-fridge.

What is the aim of the security deposit I am required to pay when registering and when can I get it back?

The security deposit is to ensure the cost of any damage or damages students may inflict on the residence halls property. A student who is registered and residing at the dorm cannot claim back the deposit fee until they sign out from the residence halls. The security deposit is paid back on the condition that the boarder does not have any unpaid or overdue fees.

Can students stay at the residence halls during the summer?

Students enrolled in the Summer School are required to apply to the Residence Halls Management prior to the commencement of their summer studies. The applications are evaluated and decisions are given according to the availability of rooms.

What are the check in and check out dates of the Residence Halls?

The earliest students can check in at the residence hall is three days before the commencement of the Academic Semester. The latest students can check out of the residence hall is three days after the end of the Academic Semester.

Are there any curfews at the residence hall?

Freshman students and students enrolled in the preparatory school have to be at the residence hall before 23:00 pm during weekdays and Sundays. Curfew for Fridays, Saturday and Holidays is 24:00 pm. Students wishing to extend their curfews have to apply to the Residence Halls Management.

Can members of my immediate family stay in my room?

According to the availability of rooms immediate family members may be allowed to temporarily stay at the guest quarters of the residence halls by paying a daily room rate.

Is there any medical centre within the Campus premises where I can get medical attention?

The University Health Centre offers health and medical services to all students and University personnel during regular working hours. In addition, there is a stand-by ambulance service that transfers patients to the nearby hospital depending on the urgency.

Can I bring in or consume alcoholic beverages in my room?

The possession and consumption of alcoholic beverages on campus is strictly forbidden.

Is smoking allowed within the residence halls building?

According to section 44/2008 of the TRNC Public Health Law, smoking of all tobacco products in indoor areas is strictly forbidden and subject to a fine.

Do I have a telephone line and internet access in my room?

There is a telephone line and 24 hour wireless internet access in all rooms.