The Charger Bulletin

Room Selection Distresses Students: “This is Completely Outrageous”

Room Selection Distresses Students: “This is Completely Outrageous”

Amanda M. Castro, Staff Writer

May 5, 2020

Since the room selection process began at the University of New Haven, students on social media have been speculating that some juniors and seniors may end up displaced next semester. In the Class of 2022 Facebook group, students began questioning the room selection process after sophomore criminal...

Room Selection Changes 2020-2021

Room Selection Changes 2020-2021

Jennifer Korn, Student Life Editor

March 10, 2020

With the deadline to submit housing applications and room deposits to participate in room selection on March 6, returning students will soon pick their dorms for next year. According to the MyCharger room selection page, Dunham is now an available housing option for rising sophomores, and is no longer an...

Seniors Pushed to Live Off Campus

Gerber Hall, tentatively,  a new home to New Haven first responders.

Beth Beaudry, Contributing Writer

September 10, 2019

For the class of 2021 and under, housing at the University of New Haven was not a concern. The upperclassmen  were not as fortunate. In 2017, the University accepted more students than ever before and guaranteed incoming students four years of housing. Due to the lack of housing, incoming students were placed  in sophomor...

Housing Selection Hits a Roadblock

Gerber Hall, tentatively,  a new home to New Haven first responders.

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

April 17, 2019

The 2019-2020 housing selection process took place over the last few weeks, and encountered some problems along the way. The system crashed on Friday, March 29, causing many students to be left in the dark, and forced them to restart the process the next day. The housing system crashed due to a technica...

Ceiling Repairs Continue in Savin Apartment

The ceiling during repairs in  apartment 31 of Savin Court Townhouses.

Kiana Quinonez, Managing Editor

November 6, 2018

A potential mold outbreak, a falling ceiling, and concerned students greeted the residents of Apartment 31 in Savin Court Townhouses. The students said they were facing a unique situation, and an unresponsive facilities team. “It took facilities about 3 1/2 weeks to come and look at my ceiling...

Parks View Offers New Off-Campus Housing

Parks View Offers New Off-Campus Housing

Hailey Eisman, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2018

Courtesy of George Synodi This year there has been a rise in  construction on campus in areas such as the parking lot near the German Club and the Kaplan parking lot. Although the construction on campus is for new academic buildings, there is a new residence hall currently in the works: Parks View. Park...

The Cost of Living Off-Campus

The Cost of Living Off-Campus

Karina Krul, Kiana Quinonez, The Charger Bulletin

September 11, 2018

As the semester kicked off, commuter students received an email from Dean Rebecca Johnson, and chief of police, Tracey Mooney. The email, which contains an Off Campus Living Guide, reminds commuter students, “how to be a good neighbor,” according to the email. The guide is 8 pages long and contains infor...

Charger Poll

Alessia Bicknese

April 6, 2016

In light of the absolute chaos of housing, I asked my followers when they think they’ll be moving out of their parent’s house! Technically, if you live on campus, you’re already living on your own. But I’m talking about full on, moving out, on your own, finding a house or apartment all by yourself....

New Haven, Conn.: The Epicenter of Connecticut’s Housing Mafia?

Kaitlin Mahar

March 30, 2016

Earlier this month, the New Haven Independent published Aliyya Swaby’s article “Affordable Housing Elusive in Boom,” detailing New Haven, Connecticut residents’ desperate need to find a balance between affordable housing and proper living conditions. While the city is attempting to clean itself...

Housing Selection Has Begun

Ben Atwater

March 23, 2016

In all the frenzy of midterms and clubs, there is another process that rocks the entire school during this semester: the housing selection process. The University holds over 4,000 undergraduates, and over half of those students live in a University sponsored residence hall. With so many students,...

Main Street Condo Fire Displaces Students

Paul carbonella

November 11, 2015

On Saturday Oct. 17, the Main Street Condominiums complex erupted with panic as black smoke poured from one apartment. The apartment, which housed four unnamed undergraduates, sustained smoke damage throughout its interior and “substantial” fire damage in its kitchen according to Fire Marshall Keith...

Gender Neutral Housing Approved

Elissa Sanci

February 11, 2015

Amber Crow had just laid down for a nap Feb. 5 when her phone went off across the room. Annoyed, she pulled herself out of bed, figuring the email could have been important. That’s when she received the news that gender neutral housing had been approved at the University of New Haven for the 2015-2016 scho...

Expanding UNH’s college atmosphere

Samantha Mathewson

October 29, 2014

David Beckerman recently purchased the previously owned Carroll Furniture building located on Boston Post Rd, across the street from the University of New Haven, creating a convenient off-campus housing option for students in the future. “It is our goal to continue to support and build a colleg...

Housing or Homeless?

The Charger Bulletin

April 10, 2013

By Anonymous LETTER TO THE EDITOR In the month of March, sophomores, juniors and seniors are in chaos. One would think what is stressing us out are midterms, projects, and papers due. However, what one does not know is that determining where each of us will be living next year is causing this commotion....

Housing: Part 2

Matt DiGiovanni

April 4, 2012

I received an email response to my first housing editorial requesting more information on my experience with moving off campus and the search for housing, so I’ll do my best to answer some of the questions that were brought up there! In my experience with searching for off campus housing, I found ...

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