FAQs

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Am I eligible for accommodation at University Forest?

All university/college students are eligible to apply for accommodation at University Forest, including research assistants and full-time, part-time, undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Are pets allowed?

University Forest is pet friendly student housing. However, there are rules and restrictions. Please refer to our pet addendum.

Are priorities given to particular students?

The Village hosts a diverse range of residents from all over the world and across the United States, and we see this as a true strength of our community. To ensure fairness, we don’t give preference to any group over others. Therefore we encourage all applicants to submit the relevant forms as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Can I choose my roommates?

If you’d like to share an apartment with a friend, please specify this on yourroommate matching form. Given our high demand, we can’t guarantee to fulfill all requests, but we’ll definitely try our best to accommodate you. The earlier you and your friend apply, the easier it is for us to assign you to the same apartment. If you know someone who might want to live at the Village, you can refer a friend here!

Can I have a vehicle?

University Forest allows all residents to have a vehicle free of charge and institutes a parking permit system. There is ample parking throughout the property. All vehicles will be registered in order to receive a parking permit as a University Forest resident.

Can you help me find a roommate?

We do provide a roommate matching service at University Forest. Please fill out theroommate matching form and submit it to our offices in order to take advantage of this free service.

Do you provide Internet access?

Broadband connectivity is available in every bedroom at the Village. Internet is provided through our Internet provider, E-Leisure. We also have wireless Internet access in our clubhouse, conference room and by the swimming pool and spa.

How close is University Forest to the University?

University Forest is located on-campus at the University of Houston – Clear Lake. It takes approximately ten minutes to walk to the Bayou or Student Services Buildings and less than five minutes to walk to the Delta or Arbor buildings. The Student Life Office also provides a courtesy shuttle services that stops in front of the clubhouse and takes students to all the major buildings on campus.

How long are your lease agreements?

University Forest offers Full 12-month leases, Academic 9-month leases, 7-month Spring/Summer leases, 4-month Spring leases, and 2-month Summer leases.

I have my own furniture; can I remove yours?

You may supplement the furniture that comes in the apartment but you may not remove any of the furniture provided to you by University Forest.

What if I have a maintenance request?

As a resident if you have maintenance request you can call the office at 281.286.5959 to provide your name, unit number, request, and call back number or you can file a maintenance request online through your resident portal.