The residence halls are more than places to sleep. Here at Schreiner University, the residence halls create a sense of community and a place to call home.

Residence Life Mission

The residence life staff encourages opportunities for community involvement, responsibility and accountability within a supportive and encouraging living-learning environment that is conducive to the growth of each student and campus community as a whole.

Residence Life Programs

The residence life staff ensures that residential students are never bored by providing an array of programs to meet the unique needs of residents. Every week residents are invited to come out to a building-wide program in each of their residence halls.

FALL 2019 RESIDENTIAL MOVE-IN

  • 1st year Freshmen (Delaney, Faulkner, Baldwin, Trull)
    • August 10th: 9am – 12pm
    • If you are attending Mountaineer Camp this is your move-in date. Check-in is located in the lobby of your assigned residence hall.
  • 2nd year Freshmen & Sophomores (Delaney, Faulkner, Baldwin, Trull)
    • August 17th – 18th: 9am – 5pm
  • Juniors & Seniors (Pecan Grove, Oaks I, Oaks III)
    • August 17th – 18th: 9am – 5pm

HOUSING ASSIGNMENTS

Attention incoming Freshmen! You will be able to see your room assignment by August 1st on Schreiner ONE. Until then you have been assigned to a placeholder room for billing purposes. If your room assignment is 001 or 002 this means you are assigned to a placeholder room. Your true room assignment will be a number between 100 and 310 and you will have one roommate.

ROOMMATE CHANGES
You may request a roommate change starting on the first day of class. To request a roommate/ room change, please email reslife@schreiner.edu.

MEAL PLAN CHANGE
You may request a meal-plan change before the 12th day of classes. After this date, you will no longer be able to change your meal-plan. * Meal-plans are assigned based on credit hours earned.

THERAPY ANIMAL APPLICATIONS DUE
May 8th by 5pm
* Applications submitted after this date will be reviewed in August 2019 by the Therapy Animal Advisory Board. Application can be found on Schreiner ONE.

Am I required to live on-campus?
All students are required to live on-campus unless they meet one of the following requirements:

  • You are married
  • You are a single parent with dependents
  • You are a veteran of the U.S. military service
  • You are 23 years of age or older
  • You have completed 90 or more credit hours (if you are a transfer student, at least 90 hours must be accepted by Schreiner) or have already lived on campus at another university for at least three years
  • You will be enrolled in a 12-month program leading to certification or license (Vocational Nursing or Master’s programs)
  • You will be a part-time student (11 or fewer credits per semester each semester—if you become a full-time student you will have to move on campus)
  • Students whose permanent residence (12-month period immediately preceding the date of registration) is in the area counties of: Kerr, Gillespie, Kendall, Edwards, Bandera, Real or Kimble. These students have the option of living at home with their parent(s) or legal guardian(s) only.

When will I get my housing assignment?
Housing assignments will be available via Schreiner ONE no later than August 1st. Students will need their login information that they obtained during orientation.

Can I request a roommate?
You are welcome to request a roommate on your housing application. If you have already completed your housing application, please email reslife@schreiner.edu with your request. Both you and your roommate must separately send an email agreeing to this pairing. Please include first name, last name and student ID numbers in your request.

For more information about housing, please refer to the Student Handbook.

Room & Board Rates

All rates are per semester unless otherwise noted.

Residence Halls
(Students with 0-59 credit hours earned)
Double Single*    
Faulkner Hall $3,327 $4,391
Baldwin Hall $3,125 $3,750 *Single rooms are allowed only if space permits.
Trull Hall $2,916 $3,649
Delaney Hall $2,578 $3,222
LA Schreiner (Greystone only) $2,893 $3,532
Apartments (Juniors & Seniors Only) 4 Bedroom 2 Bedroom Double Single*
The Oaks $3,567 N/A N/A N/A
Pecan Grove $3,188 $3,840 N/A N/A
Pecan Grove– Efficiency N/A N/A $2,954 $4,674
*Single rooms are allowed only if space permits.

Meal Plans

Meal plans are determined by the number of college credit hours earned at the end of the previous spring semester.

  • 0–29 hours: Unlimited Access or Captain Schreiner
  • 30–59 hours: Unlimited Access, Captain Schreiner or Mountaineer
  • 60+ hours: Any meal plan listed below except for the Commuter Plan
  • Commuter students: Any plan listed below or none
Meal Plans Meals/Week Monty Bucks Semester
Unlimited Access Unlimited $50 $2,676
Captain Schreiner 15 $225 $2,676
Mountaineer 14 $50 $2,195
Hill Country 5 $300 $1,270
Declining Balance 1000 N/A $1,000 $1,082.50
Declining Balance 750 N/A $750 $811.88
Commuter Meal Plans Meal/Semester Monty Bucks Semester
COMMUTER Plan Declining Balance 300 N/A $300 $324.75
COMMUTER Plan 2 10 $225 $324.75
COMMUTER Plan 3 20 $150 $324.75
COMMUTER Plan 4 30 $75 $324.75

All residential students must select and keep the same meal plan for an entire academic year. Meal plan changes will only be made between semesters upon request and with approval from the Office of Residence Life and must be made prior to the start of the new semester.

Meal Plan Requirements:

Freshmen students: (those with 0-29 earned college credit hours) MUST choose either the Unlimited Access or the Captain Schreiner plan.

Transfer students: All residential transfer students will be required to purchase the MOUNTAINEER or higher for their first long semester at Schreiner University.
At the conclusion of their first long semester, transfer students will be allowed to select a meal plan based on the number of college credit hours transferred and verified by the Schreiner University Registrar’s Office.

Returning students:
Meal plans are determined by the number of college credit hours earned at the end of the previous spring semester. if you have;

0–29 hours: must select either the Unlimited Access or the Captain Schreiner.

30–59 hours: can choose the Unlimited Access, Captain Schreiner or Mountaineer.

60+ hours: can choose any meal plan listed below except for the Commuter Plan.

Commuter students: may pick any plan listed below or may choose not to have one at all.

Gus Schreiner Dining Hall:
Also known as the “Schreiner Diner” is our all-you-can-eat facility. Here you can find a self-service breakfast area, a salad bar, homemade pizza and calzones, your sautéed and grilled favorites, and much more.

Lion’s Den:
Located in the Cailloux Campus Activity Center, the Lion’s Den offers a wide variety of items from breakfast every weekday morning to drinks and quick snacks to keep you going. Starbucks Coffee Station, Outtakes Quick Cuisine, Mondo Subs and Wraps, Pollo-a fresh chicken concept, Bluebell Ice Cream and Au Bon Pain Soups are all available here!

Paws N Go:
A 24/7 self-checkout convenience market located near the Oaks apartments complex. Students can redeem Monty Bucks at any time!

For more information about Chartwells Dining Services, including hours and menus, please visit https://www.dineoncampus.com/schreiner/

Schreiner University has “cut the cord” with the exception of cable TV in the common areas in residence halls, apartment complexes, and various other buildings on campus.

Below is a list of suggestions of free or heavily discounted streaming services available to Schreiner University Students.

Free Content:

  • Sony Crackle: Free ad-supported popular shows and movies.
  • LinkedIn Learning: Schreiner students automatically receive a free membership to LinkedIn Learning. LinkedIn Learning offers thousands of on-demand video courses to help you develop professional skills in areas like business, design, education, IT, marketing, and photography.

Subscription Discounts:

  • Spotify Premium + Hulu: Only $4.99/month for ad-free Spotify plus access to hit shows and movies on Hulu.
  • Amazon Prime Student: Schreiner students get 6 months for free and the 50% off after that. Students will have all the perks of prime including Prime Video, Prime Music, Prime Reading, Twitch Prime, and free two-day.

How to Stream:
If you are wanting to stream content to a TV, Schreiner University’s wireless networks supports Internet video streaming devices like a Roku or Amazon Fire Stick. In contrast, screencasting services and devices like Apple Airplay and Google Chromecast will not work on the Schreiner wireless network.