A Housing and Food Service contract is offered through Housing and Residence Life located in the Brady Complex Clubhouse. Undergraduate students with less than 90 hours are required to live on campus. Exceptions are granted for married students, students with dependents, and students living at home. For more information contact Housing and Residence Life at (985) 448-4479.
All housing and meal charges are due in full no later than 15 minutes prior to the close of business on the last business day before classes begin.
Please visit Residential Living website for room and meal plan rates.
Applications for Housing and Food Service Contracts may be submitted at any time and must be accompanied by a room deposit of $200 and a non-refundable room application fee of $50 for an initial payment of $250. Checks or money orders should be made payable to Nicholls State University. This deposit, held until the student is no longer in residence at the university, will be returned provided no damage has been charged to the occupant, the student has met all obligations of the Housing and Food Service Contract, and all indebtedness owed by the student has been paid in full. If any indebtedness is owed by the student, the deposit will be used to pay the indebtedness and any remaining balance will be refunded to the student. This deposit will be forfeited if the student has not canceled a contract prior to July 15 for contracts beginning with the fall semester and December 15 for spring ONLY contracts. A Housing Cancellation fee of $200 will be charged to students who resign from the university beginning with the first day of university classes but does not cancel their housing/meal plan contract prior to the first day of university classes.
Students not living in residence halls may purchase a resident meal plan or commuter meal plan. Students should contact Sodexo at (984) 448-4513 or visit https://www.nicholls.edu/housing/campus-meal-plans/ for further information. Any meal plan purchased during the summer term does not roll over to the fall term.
Twenty unfurnished apartments (one- and two-bedroom) are available with complete kitchen facilities. A deposit equal to a one month’s rent is required. This deposit,held until the lessee is no longer in residence at the university, will be returned provided no damage has been charged to the occupant, the lessee has met all obligations of the Family Housing contract, and all indebtedness owed by the lessee has been paid in full. If any indebtedness is owed by the lessee, the deposit will be used to pay the indebtedness and any remaining balance will be refunded to the lessee. A one-bedroom rents for $550 per month and a two-bedroom for $610 per month. Applications and fees for Family Housing should be directed to the Director of Housing Residence Life. To avoid a forfeiture of a deposit, a lessee must cancel a reservation at least 30 days prior to moving out of the Family Housing complex.
LATE PAYMENT POLICY
Tuition and fees as well as housing and meal charges are due in full 15 minutes prior to the close of business on the last business day before classes begin.
If total balance is not paid in full by June 25th, student is subject to the loss of campus privileges, removal from campus housing and denied meal ticket access.
Students who have not paid their total balance due at this time may have the amount owed turned over to the State of Louisiana Attorney General’s Office or other outside collection agency for collection. Students will be responsible for paying all costs incurred. All accounts turned over to the Attorney General’s office for collection will have a registration hold placed on the account and the student will not be able to register until all debt is cleared.
A registration hold will be placed on all student accounts that have a balance over $200 and these students will be prohibited from registering for future terms.