SSA FAQs

 

What is the deadline to submit the on campus apartment application?

There is no deadline to submit the application, but the sooner you apply with a complete group the better priority you will have. A group is considered complete when all members have completed the apartment application. The group will be added to the wait list and contacted as units become available fitting their requested amenities/location.

Where do I pick up the keys for my apartment?

To pick up apartment keys, please come to the Housing Reservations office. We are located on the second floor of the Streit-Perham administrative suite, and are open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.

What furniture is included in a furnished apartment?

Furnished apartments include a sofa, armchair, coffee table, table with chairs, beds, dressers, and desks with chairs.

What size is the bed?

All apartments include size twin extra long beds, except for Chief Joseph Remodeled Building E and F, which include full size beds.

Can I leave my things in my apartment during the summer if I am returning to the same apartment in the Fall?

In order to leave belongings in the apartment during the month of July you must apply for the summer apartment contract. 

Does the apartment come with a dishwasher?

Chief Joseph Remodeled and Nez Perce Remodeled are the only complexes that include a dishwasher. 

How much is the electricity going to be each month?

The electricity bill will vary depending on how much electricity is used each month. Residents (except those in Chief Joseph) need to contact AVISTA Utilities at 1-800-223-5884 and place the electricity bill in their name. In Chief Joseph, electricity is provided without extra charge.

Can I sublease my apartment?

Subletting is not allowed without written consent from the Director of Housing Services.  

What are my options if my roommate has moved in, but leaves before the contract ends?

If a roommate decides to terminate their contract you are encouraged to find another roommate. You also have the option of paying the full price of the apartment and having access to the empty room or requesting a room lock off and staying at the current rate that you pay.

What can I use to hang posters and pictures on my walls? What can I not use?

Please do not use tape of any kind (including 3M mounting products) to fasten pictures to the walls. Picture hooks, small brads, or push pins may be used, but should be left in place when you move.

What size are the Chief Joseph Village apartments?

Two bedroom apartments in Chief Joseph range between 862 and 987 square feet.
Three bedroom apartments in Chief Joseph range between 1035 and 1215 square feet.

What are the size of the Chinook Village apartments?

2 Bedroom – 1083 sq.ft

                1 Bedroom                         @            8’-3” x 23’-5” (Not including closet)

                                Closet                   @            3’-1” x 12’-1”

                1 Bedroom                         @            12’-4” x 16’-10” (Not including closet)

                                2 Closets              @            2’-1” x 5’-0”

                Living/Dining Room         @            14’-2” x 19’-7”

                Deck                                      @            5’-7” x 15’-0”

3 Bedroom – 979 sq.ft

                1 Bedroom                         @            8’-5” x 12’-1” (Not including closet)

                             Closet                  @            3’-1” x 8’-3”

                2 Bedrooms                       @            8’-3” x 12’-4” (Not including closet)

                             Closets                 @            2’-1” x 5’-0”

                Living/Dining Room            @            14’-2” x 19’-7”

                Deck                                 @            5’-7” x 15’-0”

3 Bedroom Townhouse – 1106 sq.ft

                2 Bedrooms                       @            8’-6” x 12’-3” (Not including closet)

                             Closets                 @            2’-1” x 5’-0”

                1 Bedroom                         @            8’-8” x 13’- 1” (Not including closet)

                              Closet                  @            3’-1” x 4’-1”

                Living/Dining Room             @            14’-0” x 17’-4”

                              Storage #1           @            4’-0” x 4’-0”

                              Storage #2           @            3’-0” x 7’-4”

                              Hall Closet           @            2’-1” x 7’-4”

                Patio                                 @            5’-0” x 13’-6”

4 Bedroom – 1083 sq.ft

                1 Bedroom                         @            8’-5” x 12’-1” (Not including closet)

                                Closet                @            3’-1” x 5’-0”

                3 Bedrooms                        @            8’-3” x 12’-4” (Not including closet)

                                Closets               @            2’-1” x 5’-0”

                Living/Dining Room             @            14’-3” x 19’-7”

                Deck                                  @            5’-7” x 15’-0”

What are the size of the Columbia Village apartments?

2 Bedroom #1 – 829 sq.ft

                1 Bedroom                         @            9’-0” x 11’-5” (Not including closet)

                             Closet                   @            4’-9” x 5’-7”

                1 Bedroom                         @            11’-5” x 13’- 4” (Not including closet)

                             Closet                   @            2’-0” x 7’-9”

                Living/Dining Room             @            13’-6” x 16’-10”

                              Hall Closet           @            2’-0” x 2’-0”

                Patio                                 @            6’-0” x 15’-3”

                              Outside Storage   @            5’-10” x 7’-1

2 Bedroom Townhouse #1 – 940 sq.ft

                1 Bedroom                         @            11’-6” x 13’-3” (Not including closet)

                             Closet                   @            2’-0” x 6’-4”

                1 Bedroom                         @            9’-1” x 9’-9” (Not including closet)

                              Closet                  @            2’-0” x 8’-0”

                Living Room                       @            13’-3” x 14’-0”

                Dining Room                      @            8’-3” x 9’-9”

                Patio                                 @            7’-6” x 10’-1”

                              Outside Storage   @            3’-6” x 7’-1”

2 Bedroom Townhouse #2 – 940 sq.ft

                1 Bedroom                         @            11’-6” x 13’-3” (Not including closet)

                                Closet                @            2’-0” x 6’-4”

                1 Bedroom                         @            9’-1” x 9’-9” (Not including closet)

                                Closet                @            2’-0” x 8’-0”

                Living Room                        @            12’-0” x 13’-3”

                Dining Room                       @            9’-10” x 10’-3”

                Patio                                  @            7’-6” x 10’-1”

                                Outside Storage  @            3’-6” x 7’-1”

What are the size of the Nez Perce Village apartments?

2 Bedroom – 789 sq.ft

                1 Bedroom                         @            8’-6” x 12’-11” (Not including closet)

                             Closet                   @            2’-0” x 4’-11”

                1 Bedroom                         @            12’-6” x 13’- 1” (Closet included)

                             Closet                   @            2’-2” x 7’-1”

                Storage                              @            4’-6” x 4’-6”

                Living/Dining Room             @            11’-7” x 19’-4”

                Patio                                  @            6’-3” x 12’-3”

                              Outside Storage    @            3’-9” x 7’-1”

2 Bedroom Townhouse – 921 sq.ft

                1 Bedroom                          @            10’-1” x 10’-9” (Not including closet)

                              Closet                   @            2’-0” x 4’-11”

                1 Bedroom                          @            9’-11” x 13’-1” (Not including closet) + 5’-0” x 5’-11”

                               Closet                  @            2’-4” x 6’-10”

                Storage                               @            6’-3” x 7’-4”

                Living Room                         @            12’-2” x 13’-0”

                Dining Room/Kitchen             @            12’-3” x 13’-0”

                Patio                                    @            6’-0” x 8’-9”

                               Outside Storage     @            4’-3” x 5’-9”

 

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