Contract Cancellation Fee Schedule

To cancel your housing contract, complete this form. This form is the only way LSU Residential Life will accept cancellations.

Current residents need to speak with a Res Life Assignments staff member to cancel their current academic year housing contract.

The contract processing fee and/or advance rent submitted with a new contract or contract renewal are non-refundable.  

Refer to the housing contract for complete details. 

Contract Cancellation Fee Schedule 2019-20 Cancellation Fee Schedule
Assessed on Student Account
2020-21 Cancellation Fee Schedule
Assessed on Student Account
Fall Semester
Cancel June 16-30
$250  $250
Cancel July 1-31 $400 $500
Cancel August 1 - before first day of fall classes 25% of the lowest priced room offered in the fall semester $500
Cancel on or after the first day of fall classes because student is resigning from LSU

25% of the rent remaining on their room for the fall semester
75% of the lowest priced room offered in the spring semester 

After the 14th class day of the spring semester, the spring rent penalty will be reversed if student is not registered for classes at LSU.

 

25% of the rent remaining on their room for the fall semester 
75% of the room rent for the spring semester 

After the 14th class day of the spring semester, the spring rent penalty will be reversed if student is not registered for classes at LSU.

Cancel on or after the first day of fall classes without resigning from LSU and are exempt from the first-year housing expectation

75% of the rent remaining on the lowest priced room offered in the fall
75% of the lowest priced room offered in the spring semester 

After the 14th class day of the spring semester, the spring rent penalty will be reversed if student is not registered for classes at LSU.

75% of your assigned room rent for the fall

75% of your assigned room rent for the spring

After the 14th class day of the spring semester, the spring rent penalty will be reversed if student is not registered for classes at LSU.

Cancel on or after the first day of fall classes without resigning from LSU, are a first-year student and not exempt from the first-year housing expectation, or an upperclassman student 100% of the lowest priced room offered in the fall semester
100% of the lowest priced room offered in the spring semester
100% of the lowest priced two-student room offered in the fall semester
100% of the lowest priced two-student room offered in the spring semester 
Does not cancel, does not check in, and is not registered for fall classes

25% of the fall rent for the lowest priced room offered
75% of the lowest priced room offered in the spring semester 

After the 14th class day of the spring semester, the spring rent penalty will be reversed if student is not registered for classes at LSU.

$500 rent penalty for the fall
75% of your assigned room rent for the spring

After the 14th class day of the spring semester, the spring rent penalty will be reversed if student is not registered for classes at LSU.

Does not cancel, does not check in, and is registered for fall classes

75% of the fall rent for the lowest priced room offered
75% of the lowest priced room offered in the spring semester 

After the 14th class day of the spring semester, the spring rent penalty will be reversed if student is not registered for classes at LSU.

100% of your assigned room rent for the fall
75% of your assigned room rent for the spring

After the 14th class day of the spring semester, the spring rent penalty will be reversed if student is not registered for classes at LSU.

Cancel contract for spring housing before first day of spring classes, lived on campus for the fall and is eligible to return to LSU or is registered at LSU

75% of the lowest priced room offered in the spring semester

After the 14th class day in the spring semester, the spring penalty will be reversed if the student is not registered for classes at LSU.

 75% of your assigned room for the spring semester

After the 14th class day in the spring semester, the spring penalty will be reversed if the student is not registered for classes at LSU.

Cancel contract for spring housing before first day of spring classes and did not live on campus in the fall No spring rent penalty No spring rent penalty

Fall Graduates

Academically ineligible to return for spring semester

Participating in a university-affiliated exchange program

 

No spring rent penalty  No spring rent penalty
Spring Semester

Cancel on or after the first day of spring classes because student is resigning from LSU

25% of the rent remaining on their room for the spring semester

25% of the rent remaining on their room for the spring semester
Cancel on or after the first day of spring classes without resigning from LSU

75% of the remaining spring rent for the lowest priced room offered

75% of the rent remaining on their room for the spring semester

Does not cancel spring housing contract, does not check in, and is not registered for spring classes

25% of the remaining spring rent for the lowest priced room offered $500 rent penalty 
Does not cancel spring housing contract, does not check in, and is registered for spring classes  75% of the spring rent for the lowest priced room offered 100% of your assigned room rent for the spring
Summer Semester

Cancel on or after the first day of summer classes because student is resigning from LSU

  25% of the rent remaining on their room for the summer semester

25% of the rent remaining on their room for the summer 
Cancel on or after the first day of summer classes without resigning from LSU

75% of the remaining summer rent for the lowest priced room offered

 75% of the rent remaining on their room for the summer semester

Does not cancel summer housing contract, does not check in, and is not registered for summer classes

25% of the remaining summer rent for the lowest priced room offered $500 rent penalty 
Does not cancel summer housing contract, does not check in, and is registered for summer classes  75% of the summer rent for the lowest priced room offered 100% of your assigned room rent for the summer

Nicholson Gateway 12 to 10-month Lease Change

Cancel a Nicholson Gateway Apartments 12-month lease before the summer semester

75% of the lowest priced room offered for the summer 75% of your assigned room's summer rent