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Residential & Commuter Life



Our Mission

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To support living and learning environments which foster the development of individuals intellectually, personally and socially.


Housing Terms and Conditions

If you would like to read our Housing Terms and Conditions please click on the link.


Work Order

Need something fixed in your room??

To submit a work order click here.

Students are encouraged to read the instructions regarding how to submit a work order.

Students may also email work orders to workorder@longwood.edu



Important RCL Dates

Looking for dates concerning breaks, deadlines, move-in dates and more? Click here!

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  • Housing Registration & Off Campus Intent for 2015-2016

    Off Campus Intent process will be held January 26th - January 30th.

    Longwood Managed Apartment Registration will be held February 9th - February 20th.

    Main Campus Residence Hall Housing Registration will be held March 16th - March 24th.

    All students that plan to participate in the housing registration process, MUST set-up a roommate pin through the student housing gateway.

    Click here to learn more about the off-campus intent and housing registration process.

    Click here to view the detailed off-campus intent & housing registration timeline.

    Click here to view the 2015-2016 Housing & Meal Plan Rates.

  • RCL Winter Break Closing

    The Residential and Commuter Life office will be closed for winter break Monday, 12/22/14 through Friday, 1/2/15. 

    We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season!

  • Winter Break 2014

    Residential students that have final exams that end between Monday, December 8 and Thursday, December 11 are required to leave within twenty-four hours of their last exam.  If the last exam is on Friday, December 12, students are required to leave before noon on Saturday, December 13.  Improper checkout fees begin at 12:01pm on Saturday, December 13.

    All main campus residence halls will remain CLOSED after 12noon on Saturday, December 13, 2014 until 12 noon on Saturday, January 10, 2015.  Dining hall facilities will also be CLOSED during winter break, starting after dinner on Friday, December 12, 2014 until dinner on Saturday, January 10, 2015

    Only CONTINUING residents, assigned to our Longwood-managed apartments (Lancer Park, Longwood Village or Longwood Landings), are eligible to register to stay during the winter break. Specific instructions will be provided by RCL, during the first week of December. 

    Campus offices will be closed December 22, 2014 until January 5, 2015.

    Winter Break Closing and Spring Opening Newsletter


Student Housing Gateway


Click here to access Student Housing Gateway


Farmville Area Bus (FAB) Schedule


Student Handbook (pdf)

Student Handbook

Contains information for students about available services, administrative policies and procedures, academic regulations, conduct standards and regulations, and governance structure.