Tuition and housing costs are applied to a student’s account. Any unpaid balance could result in loss of services including classes and/or housing. All payments must be made by the published due dates. We encourage students to check Cardinal Direct for account status information on a regular basis. All communications are made via the SVSU email account. Printed bills are not generated.
The resident is obligated to honor the terms of this contract. They will not be released from the contract to move to off-campus or to commute during the contract period. The University will release residents if they graduate or participate in an SVSU study abroad program during the contract period.
A resident who withdraws or is academically dismissed from the university will be charged a pro-rated amount for the actual days in residence and a contract cancellation charge of $200. The Resident must comply with Housing Operations check-out procedures in order to complete withdrawal from Saginaw Valley State University. A resident failing to follow published check-out procedures may be assessed a $100 improper check-out fee.
The University, at its discretion, will consider contract releases outside of the aforementioned criteria only if the circumstances are sufficiently extreme or catastrophic in nature. Requests of this nature must be submitted in writing to Housing Operations and include supporting documentation. Special requests that are approved will be charged a pro-rated amount for actual days in residence and a contract cancellation charge of $200. You are not released from the terms and conditions of this contract due to withdrawal from the University if you re-enroll during the contract period.
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