Colleges are increasingly allowing students to bring their pets with them. This article ranks the best colleges that permit dogs in dormitories. For a full rundown, see below.
Top 13 Colleges Allow Pets In Dorms
University of Northern Colorado
(Dogs, Cats, etc.)
Learn about their pet policy at ww.unco.edu/living-on-campus/housing/pet-friendly.aspx
– Dogs, Rabbits, Hamsters and etc.
(Read more about their policy at University Animal Policy < Stetson University)
Johnson and Wales University
Cats & Dogs
University of Washington
(Dogs- Service animal Only)
University of Idaho
Cats and birds allowed- No dogs (service animal only)
The University of Illinois
South Dakota State University
Service Animal Only
(Cats & Dogs)
(Dogs & Cats)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Pets provide companionship, love, and support- especially during tough times in college. Many students find that having a pet in their dorm room helps them feel more relaxed and less stressed. Make sure you check each school’s pet policy.
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