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Chaparral Village, Laurel Village, and Alvarez Hall are full for the fall 2015 semester barring any future openings due to cancellations. Students with applications in progress will be notified of their status via UTSA email.

  • New applications will be placed on a waiting list.
  • If you choose to apply for the waitlist, allow 48 hours for your application to post in the system.
  • Waiting lists are updated Monday - Friday.
  • Waiting lists are separated by gender to accommodate shared apartments/suites where vacancies are identified.
  • Check your UTSA email regularly for updates.
  • If you are interested in investigating on-campus housing options through University Oaks and Chisholm Hall, go to

UTSA Housing

UTSA Housing and Residence Life (HRL) offers unparalleled comfort and convenience when it comes to on-campus housing. Housing staff members act as catalysts in the development of each student, providing a wide scope of programs and services designed specifically to help students succeed. Alvarez Hall, Chaparral Village and Laurel Village offer students various amenities including The Roadrunner Café, our main cafeteria. Living on campus allows you to explore your interests in depth with other students and have the added benefit of interacting with and learning from faculty and administrators in addition to your classroom experiences.

Campus Living Villages

Campus Living Villages (CLV), a privately owned company, owns and operates both Chisholm Hall and University Oaks pursuant to long-term ground leases with the University. A student choosing one of these options is contracting with a private company (CLV), not the University.

Chisholm Hall is a traditional-style residence hall, conveniently located near Road Runner Café, offering both double occupancy and private rooms. University Oaks is a large apartment complex with a variety of floor plans, all of which have full kitchens (including stove/oven). Visit the Campus Living Villages website by clicking here.


Housing Tours

Housing offers walk-in tours Monday through Friday from 10:00am to 5:00pm and every Saturday (unless noted) from 12pm to 3pm. Housing tours begin at Alvarez Hall with visitor parking available in front of Alvarez Hall.Please allow 20-30 minutes per tour. For groups 10 or larger, please call our marketing office for more information at (210) 458-6834.

You're Admitted; What's Next?

Ready to move forward with enrolling at UTSA? Refer to this checklist as you take the final steps to becoming a Roadrunner.