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Steps To Living in Potomac Place

For New Students

Shepherd University believes living on-campus is an important piece of the educational experience. Therefore, all Shepherd University students are required to live on-campus. There are a set of residency requirement exceptions listed here.

For Returning Students

  1. Complete a Resident Agreement and Housing Request Form through our Good Living Portal.
  2. Submit the application and contact Residence Life with any questions.
  3. Participate in room selection and move-in! (Please note: Returning students are not guaranteed any space)

Good Living Portal

For more information, read our Resident Agreement 2019-2020.

If You Have Any Questions, Contact:

Residence Life Office
Miller Hall, Lower Level
Office Hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday)


More information about Potomac Place Rooms!

Room Drawings*

Two Person Suite with Single Person Bedrooms**

Room Dimensions:

8 feet and 6 inches width

12 and 3 inches depth

Four Person Suite with Two Person Bedrooms***

Room Dimensions:

13 feet width

16 and 9 inch width

*Please note that several rooms in Potomac Place may vary from the above drawings due to building structure and shape.

**Please note that two person single person bedroom suites will be given to those with ADA accommodations first and then Residence Life will determine how we can determine the remainder of the single rooms. These are also the only single rooms that are available in Potomac Place.

***Please note that two person bedrooms cannot be bought out as singles.

Room Specifications

Double-occupancy room

Single-occupancy room

Furniture Measurements

Regular-height bed

Loft-height bed