Residents in University Housing not only have a place to call their own, but have access to amenities and services that help it feel more like home. Housing rates include all utilities (including electric, water, heat, and gas, where applicable) and each resident has free access to high-speed WiFi, free Laundry, free Campus Shuttles, Dining Halls, staff support 24/7, and the security of knowing that NKU is consistently ranked as one of the safest campuses in the nation.
Each bed space is equipped with a twin extra-long, height-adjustable bed (36"x80” mattress), a dresser, a desk, a desk chair, a shared mini-fridge, and a wardrobe or built-in closet. Apartment and Suite style rooms may have additional common room furniture, including: table and chairs, lounge seating, and mini-kitchenettes.
Flexible Housing (or just “Flex Housing”) seeks to provide a living environment welcoming to all gender identities, not one limited by the traditional gender binary. Flex Housing allows for students of any gender/non-gender to live together in University Housing accommodations in a platonic environment in which they feel safe and supported, regardless of gender identity or sex assigned at birth.
These XL sheets can be hard to find, but to ensure that parents and students have the right size residence hall bedding on move-in day, we provide a huge selection of custom-sized linens guaranteed to fit and guaranteed to last until graduation. We also provide a variety of other items that you may need in your new room, including extra-long comforters, extra-long mattress pads, extra-long thermal blankets, pillows, and storage solutions.
We recommend that parents and students respond early in order to have the best selection of college bedding and ensure they'll receive their first choice. All of our residence hall room bedding and accessories come with a 100% satisfaction guarantee until graduation. If you are ever dissatisfied with our bedding, you may return your linens for a full refund.
Don't forget to order your Loft Bed from Bedloft.com for the academic year! A Loft Bed is a great alternative to free up floor space in your room. Visit www.BedLoft.com to place your order by the beginning of August each year. This is the only way to guarantee availability and to reserve your product for easy pick-up on move-in day!
BedLoft.com is endorsed and approved by Northern Kentucky University. Students will incur an extra fee if they voluntarily choose to order a Bed Loft. BedLoft.com is an independent business, affiliated with Northern Kentucky University.
Northern Kentucky University has partnered with GradGuard, which protects students belongings on-campus, off-campus and anywhere in the world from theft, fire, smoke damage and other types of losses. With GradGuard, students can have peace of mind before the unexpected occurs.
As noted in the Housing & Dining Agreement Terms and Conditions, Northern Kentucky University is not liable for damage or loss that occurs to the property of students. Examples include loss by fire, smoke, water damage, vandalism or theft. In these scenarios, residents are financially responsible for replacing their own belongings if they do not have insurance coverage. That’s why we have partnered with GradGuard. Visit GradGuard.com to learn more about their College Renters Insurance Program.
In an effort to provide residents with quality and affordable renters insurance coverage, we have partnered with GradGuard, which offers an exclusive College Renters Insurance plan that is specifically designed for students. It’s important to understand the value of the personal belongings you bring with to college. Items such as your laptop or smartphone are vital to keep protected as a college student. If these valuables were to be damaged, you would be responsible for replacing them. GradGuard Renters Insurance can help provide the coverage needed to replace these damaged items. Visit GradGuard.com to understand how GradGuard can benefit you.