Students that are under 18 years of age at the time of contract submission must complete the Guardian Consent Form to apply for housing. There are two different versions of this form - one for the academic year and one for the summer:
Your application is considered incomplete until this form has been received and accepted. The Guardian Consent Form must be submitted within three days of completing the housing application, otherwise, the application completion date will be changed to the Guardian Consent Form accepted date. To complete this form, there are two options:
It is important to understand that the residence hall environment expects an adult level of responsibility. Students are expected to be able to study and live independently and get along with people from a wide variety of backgrounds. Regardless of age, the residence halls provide limited supervision. Students are allowed to come and go from their halls as they please, visit other students around campus and people living off-campus. Students are also responsible for making their own decisions regarding their own and their roommate(s) guests in their own room. The rules and regulations of living in the residence halls can be found in the Residence Hall Handbook and the 2019-20 Housing Contract.
As students prepare to come to Boulder (or are currently living with us), there are a few more things to keep in mind:
We strongly encourage parents/guardians to have discussions about responsible behavior in the residence halls, following campus policies as well as local and state laws and the importance of good decision-making in having success in their new environment.