Can I move off campus mid-year?

If you’re not a first-year student, you may cancel your contract without penalty if you leave campus to study abroad, to attend another school, withdraw or for other academic reasons. If you’re unsure, give us a call at 573-882-7275 or

If you’re not a first-year student and you wish to move off campus for any other reason, you may exercise the percent purchase option and pay 40 percent of the charges for your room, dining plan and social fee for through the end of the year.

Please be aware that university policy requires first-time college students to live in Residential Life residence facilities. If you are a first-time college student, your contract is for a complete academic year. All residents who have signed a legal contract are required to fulfill their responsibilities.

Can I move into another room?

You are welcome to submit a room move request and we will try our best to accommodate you. 

What if I don’t feel safe where I am?

If you feel like your well-being is at risk, please talk to your residence hall staff about the source of the problem.

What is your most affordable housing option?

A single bedroom and private bathroom in a four-person suite in the Mizzou at Campus Lodge runs $4,150 for the academic year. You can also couple these with the Tiger Plan, our smallest meal plan, because you have a full kitchen at home.

If I live at Mizzou at Campus Lodge, where do I park? How do I get to campus?

Parking at Campus Lodge is free. You can get to campus on a dedicated shuttle, which runs 7 a.m.–10 p.m. Monday–Friday; some weekend operations, too. If you want to drive to campus and park there, you will need to register your vehicle and purchase a parking permit.

For more information, email or call 573-882-7275.