Village East

Apartment living with campus perks. Village East offers all the benefits and privacy of apartment living for upperclassmen at UWF, with the convenience of living on campus. If you’re looking to make a splash on campus, with a bedroom to call your own, Village East is calling your name.

Room Features

  • All private bedrooms in shared apartments
  • 2 bed/1 bath and 4 bed/2 bath units are available
  • Fully furnished with a couch, table and chairs in the living room
  • Extra-Long Full size beds, desks, desk chairs and dressers are provided for each resident.
  • Deadbolt locks
  • Smoke detectors and sprinkler system
  • Full-size cooking range with vent hood, microwave and refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Bedrooms have their own cable connection and internet connectivity for personal computers

Clubhouse Amenities

  • Laundry facilities
  • TV & DVD player
  • Games and movies available to sign out
  • Community kitchen with cooking supplies
  • Area Office and Staff Offices

Themed Housing Options

  • Pet-friendly Community (pets must be approved)
  • Open Housing (gender neutral - by special request)

Village East LLCs/Themes

Living-Learning and Themed Communities in Village East

About Open Housing

Quick Facts

  • Location: All communities
  • Open to: Students approved by assignments staff
  • How to join: Select "Yes" for Open Housing on housing application

Open housing, also known as gender-inclusive or gender neutral housing, allows students to live with any other student regardless of gender identification. Open housing is available in all on-campus communities, but students must consent to being assigned to open housing. Students can opt into open housing when submitting the housing application. Please contact to set up your open housing living arrangements.

About the Pet Friendly Themed Community

Quick Facts

  • Location: Village East Building F 1st Floor
  • Open to: Students approved to have pets (documentation is required prior to moving in) 
  • How to join: Select "Yes" for Pet-friendly Community on housing application and be approved by the Central Housing Office

Apartments on the 1st floor of Building F in Village East complex have been designated as pet-friendly. Residents in the pet-friendly community may choose to own a pet or simply have the desire to be in a community with pets. This community is reserved for upperclassmen students. Upperclassmen can be added to the pet-friendly list when applying for housing. Residents will be contacted if approved. 

Permitted Pets

Fish in a tank that is 10 gallons or less.
(permitted in all buildings)

Hamsters Gerbils
Chinchillas Guinea pigs
Rats Mice
Cats Dogs of certain breeds and sizes

Other types of animals (not listed above) may be approved on a case by case basis by the Department of Housing & Residence Life. Dogs may not exceed thirty pounds in weight when fully grown.  Pit bulls, Rottweilers, Chows, Akitas, and wolf breeds, or any mix containing these, or any dogs that display aggressive behavior are not considered an acceptable animal and are not allowed on campus at any time.   Any dog living on campus has to be at least 1 year old and has to be house broken prior to living on campus. At any point, the University may make a decision that a specific or certain breed of pet is not allowed on campus. 

There will be a pet deposit and pet-application process required for students wishing to have a pet on campus in this community. More details will be released at they become available. Please contact us at to express your interest in this option.

Service animals and comfort animals are not restricted to the pet-friendly community. Learn more about service and comfort animal on the Student Accessability Resources website.