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Interim / Temporary Housing

Interim / Temporary Housing is designed to house Ohio University students who need temporary housing accommodations during official University break period. All residence halls will remain open over Thanksgiving and spring break. No reservation is required to stay on campus during these break periors.

Interim / Temporary housing is available prior to fall semester, during winter break and after spring semester close. Interim / Temporary housingcharges are added to the student's university account. Meals are at the student's expense and preference as dining halls will not be open.

Who is Eligible for Interim Housing?

  • Any student registered for courses prior to or after the requested interim period and has a binding housing contract.
  • No non-Ohio University students can reside in interim / temporary housing. This includes spouses, partners, etc.


$30 per student per night or $125 per week or $400 per month. This fee will be automatically charged to your student account after you check out to ensure accurate charges.

Linen Rental

A temporary set of linens will be available to request via the appilcation or by emailing housing@ohio.edu


Cancelation Policy

Cancelation of reservations must be received at least 72 hours prior to the reservation date. To cancel your reservation, email housing@ohio.edu. You will receive an email confirming your cancelation for your records. If notification of cancelation is not received 72 hours prior to reservation date, your student account may be billed for the original reservation dates.

How do I make a reservation?

  • Visit: www.ohio.edu/myhousing
  • Select the appropriate Interim / Temporary Application from the 'Applications' Tab
  • Answer the questions associated with the application
  • Hit submit
  • Confirm submission of your interim / temporary application by receipt of the email confirmation to your OHIO email account

How to arrive on campus...

Please visit Ohio University Transportation Services to make a reservation.

Any questions unrelated to housing please visit www.ohio.edu/global/isfs

Any questions about Interim/Temporary Housing, please email housing@ohio.edu or call 740-593-4090.

Click Here to Register Online for Interim / Temporary Housing through your Housing Self-Service