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Eligibility

Eligibility

  • Only Non-Graduating (Exchange or Non-Exchange) students registered with NUS are eligible.
  • Students who are no longer of full-time status (e.g. withdrew or completed) are not eligible to stay in NUS student accommodation and will be given 7 days’ notice to vacate their rooms except under exceptional circumstances.
  • Students with outstanding arrears in their accommodation accounts will not be eligible for an NUS accommodation.
  • Students who are barred due to disciplinary or breach of housing agreement will not be eligible for an NUS accommodation for the duration of the barring period.
  • Only new students who have formally accepted their offer to study Full-time in NUS are eligible for an NUS student accommodation. 
  • International students (non-Singaporean/Singapore PR) are required to have the appropriate and valid passes as issued by the Immigration & Custom Authority (ICA) or Ministry of Manpower (MOM) during the course of their stay in an NUS hostel.
  • Students are required to be insured under the NUS student insurance scheme or its equivalent throughout their stay in an NUS hostel.
  • From AY2022/2023 Semester 1, all hostel residents must be fully vaccinated or that they have been certified medically ineligible by a Singapore doctor, to be eligible to apply for and stay in the hostel.
  • Full vaccination status requires that a person is up-to-date on the primary course and any booster jabs prescribed under the prevailing government guidelines.

Selection Criteria for Non-Graduating Students

  • Primary consideration for student accommodation will be given to Non-Graduating Exchange students who are undertaking undergraduate modules in NUS.
  • Accommodation at Cinnamon College is primarily for Non-Graduating students from the college's partner universities.
  • Unless stated otherwise, the default selection criteria are based on random selection and availability.