How do I apply to Scott Crossing?

Go to and follow the instructions on how to apply via Mavlink.

Be sure to rank Scott Crossing 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 Crossing offers two leases: annual and academic year. An annual lease is fall, spring, summer. Academic is fall and spring.

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When can I move in?

Please review your lease agreement for your term start date. Early move-in requests must be direct to

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When will I know my room and roommate assignment?

Roommate information will be sent out mid-summer.

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When are my payments due?

Housing charges placed on your student account will be viewable early August and due September 23rd for the fall term. Spring charges will be placed in early December and due February 23.

Paying annual or semi-annual to Scott Campus is due July 1 and December 1.

Monthly payments for annual contracts are due on the 1st of each month, starting July 1.

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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.

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What are the payment plan rates?

Annual Lease / Suite Style:

Lease Term: August 13, 2023 – July 27, 2024.

  • Annual Payment Plan –$8,700 which is due July 1, 2023.
  • Installment (Semester) Payment Plan – $4,350 per semester, due July 1, 2023, and December 1, 2023.

Academic-Year Lease / Traditional Style - Room & Board:

Lease Term: August 13, 2023 – May 18, 2024.

  • Academic-Year Payment Plan – $10,750, due July 1, 2023.
  • Installment (Semester) Payment Plan – $5,375 per semester, due July 1, 2023, and December 1, 2023.

A limited number of academic-year leases will be available, and only on a first-come, first-served basis.

Scott Crossing Alternate Lease:

Lease Term: August 13, 2023 – May 18, 2024.

  • Installment (Semester) Payment Plan – $3,625 per semester, due July 1, 2023, and December 1, 2023.
  • You can also add a 120-meal plan to this lease for $4,625.
  • This offer is only valid when you add on a 120 meal, meal plan and does not extend to other meal plan options.

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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
6640 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68106

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Where do I get my mail and packages?

Mailboxes are located on the first floor on the building at the front desk, the entrance is on the west side of the courtyard. Residents will also receive an email from us when a package arrives.

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Is Scott Crossing a non-smoking facility?

The University of Nebraska at Omaha is a smoke and tobacco-free University which includes all student housing.

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What will I need to hook up my computer?

We provide the Internet. All you will need to bring is your computer.

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What size is my bed?

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

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Does my bed loft?

Scott Crossing 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), alcoholic beverages or controlled substances.

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

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

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How do I find Scott Crossing?

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 1½ miles to Pine Street (first light after the QuikTrip gas station and at Wal-Mart). Turn right onto Pine Street. Scott Crossing will be located on your right past Scott Residence Hall and Scott Village.
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How do I get an access card to enter my building and parking lot?

When you pick up your MavCard, make sure to tell them that you are a Scott Crossing resident. Your MavCard will be activated to work at Scott Campus upon move-in.

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What about meal plans?

Scott Crossing suites have full kitchens, so residents can prepare meals in their suites. If you’d like, you can purchase a meal plan for Scott Café, right next door.

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