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University of Montana students stage housing protest

UM Housing Protest
UM Housing Protest
UM Housing Protest
Posted at 1:56 PM, May 10, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-10 15:56:42-04

Housing concerns across Montana are well known and that is also the case at the University of Montana in Missoula

Students conducted a housing protest on campus on Tuesday, May 10, 2022.

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Newly-elected student body president Elizabeth Bowles explained students camped out to demonstrate the severity of student homelessness.

While the protest will continue all day, the main portion was between noon and 1 p.m.

UM housing executive director Sandy Curtis recently told MTN News that both on and off-campus housing are nearly maxed out.


University of Montana students to hold housing protest