We have exciting news for Spartans who will live on campus in 2021-22 – Housing and Residence Life is offering a $1500 grant toward the cost of on-campus housing for 2021-22!
ACT QUICKLY! Limited spaces available! Students who complete application with a $200 pre-payment will be guaranteed housing and be eligible for the $1500 Housing Grant.
We know that many students and their families are still feeling the effects of the pandemic both emotionally and financially and we hope that this grant will help ease the burden that many students are carrying into this new academic year.
Whether you are a first-time new or transfer student, a current resident on campus, or an enrolled student who currently doesn’t live on campus now, the following applies:
If you haven’t yet completed your housing application and pre-payment:
We are extending our program to offer students a $1,500 grant toward the cost of campus housing! ACT QUICKLY! Limited spaces available! Please finalize your housing application before the spaces are filled to receive this grant.
If you already applied for housing and made your pre-payment:
This grant will be applied automatically. You do not need to take any further action. The grant will be dispersed to all students registered and living on campus on August 30. If you have a balance on your account, it will be applied to that balance. If you do not owe anything, you will receive a refund.
Refunds generated by the grant will be dispersed to direct deposit accounts by September 3. Students can receive their refund via direct deposit or through a mailed paper check. Refund checks cannot be picked up in the Cashiers and Student Accounts Office. The fastest and most secure way to receive a refund is direct deposit.
Refunds and Direct Deposit
Find out about how to access refund money, to set up direct deposit, and more with information from the Cashiers & Student Accounts Office.
Frequently Asked Questions
UNCG is funding these grants with the institutional portion of federal funds intended for coronavirus response and relief in higher education. Per U.S. Department of Education guidelines, students who are ineligible for other forms of federal support, including international students and students who are undocumented or who hold DACA status, also are ineligible to receive these housing grants.
By submitting your housing application, you acknowledge your consent to receive these funds for the purpose of applying them to your costs related to campus housing. If you choose to opt-out of accepting this grant, you must do so by contacting the Office of Housing and Residence Life at 336-334-5636 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be advised that this is a one-time housing grant and opting-out does not entitle you to receive these funds for other purposes.