Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply to Scott Village?

All housing applications must be done online through UNO.

Go to housing.unomaha.edu/apply.php and follow the instructions on how to apply via Mavlink.

Be sure to rank Scott Village as your first choice!

Note: For all UNO housing, the application is not COMPLETE until you submit the $260.00 security deposit/lease-processing fee.

WE FILL UP QUICKLY! Make every effort to submit your housing application as early as possible.

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How long is the lease?

Scott Village offers annual leases only. The lease term is from August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2018.

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When can I move in?

The scheduled move-in date for the 2017–2018 lease term is August 13, 2017. If you cannot move in on that date, that’s OK. We’ll help you with your move any time after that. Early move-ins are not available. If you have special needs, please contact Scott Village at 402–778-6541.

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When will I know my room and roommate assignment?

You can expect to receive your roommate preference questionnaire late April.

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When are my payments due?

Payments are due as follows for the 2017/2018 Lease Term:

  • Monthly payments begin on July 1, 2017, in the amount of $595.
  • Semester payments are due on July 1, 2017, and December 1, 2017, in the amount of $3,510 each.
  • Annual payments are due on July 1, 2017, in the amount of $6,900.

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Why do I begin making rental payments in July?

All residents are required to stay one month ahead on the rent payments. If you stay on schedule, your final rent payment will be due June 1, 2018 for the lease running through July 31, 2018.

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What are the payment plan rates?

2017/2018
Payments are due as follows for the 2017/2018 Lease Term:

  • Monthly payments begin on July 1, 2017, in the amount of $595.
  • Semester payments are due on July 1, 2017, and December 1, 2017, in the amount of $3,510 each.
  • Annual payments are due on July 1, 2017, in the amount of $6,900.

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Will I be sent a billing statement?

Billing statements are not mailed out. Please keep a copy of your lease agreement, as your billing dates are listed on the front page.

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What will my mailing address be?

Your Name
1601 S. 64th Street
Omaha, NE 68106

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Where do I get my mail and packages?

Mailboxes are located in the Scott Village Commons Building. Residents will receive an email when a package arrives.

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Is Scott Village a non-smoking facility?

*IMPORTANT UNO POLICY CHANGE FOR 2016-2017

The University of Nebraska at Omaha will become a smoke and tobacco-free University which includes all student housing, effective August 22, 2016

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What will I need to access the internet?

We provide the Internet. All you will need is a computer.

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What size is my bed?

Beds are regular twin size, measuring 37″ by 80″.

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How high does my bed loft?

Scott Village beds loft as low as 10″ and as high as 34″.

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What do I need to bring?

Bring a backpack and school/desk items, laundry detergent and basket, toiletries and towels, bed linens and mattress pad (regular twin size), trash bin for your room and kitchen, tie trash bags to dispose of waste, desk lamp, living room lamp, alarm clock, kitchen cookware and dishes, and bike lock if you choose to bring a bike.

Discuss with roommates who is bringing: TV, stereo, iron and ironing board, kitchenware and dishes, kitchen towels, and cleaning supplies.

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What should I not bring?

Don’t bring halogen lights, weapons or firearms, fireworks, candles, grills of any kind, large nails (we prefer pins or very small nails), waterbeds, pets (except fish, but no tanks over 10 gallons) or alcoholic beverages.

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Do I need a UNO parking permit to park at Scott Village?

Yes, and you can purchase parking permits at the Parking Department in the Eppley Administration Building on UNO’s Main Campus.

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How do I find Scott Village?

Whether you are coming from the east or west, you take the 72nd Street exit from Interstate 80. From the east, turn right (west, turn left) onto 72nd Street. Go approximately 1 1/2 miles to Pine Street (first light near the QuikTrip gas station). Turn right and continue until you see the Scott Residence Hall and Conference Center on the left. Proceed, and Scott Village will be located on your left.
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How do I get an access card to enter my building and parking lot?

Your MavCard will be activated for Scott Campus upon move-in.

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Is it necessary to have a meal plan when living at Scott Village?

No. Meal plans are optional. Scott Village suites have full kitchens, so residents can prepare meals in their suite. If you’d like, you can purchase a meal plan for Scott Café right next door.

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