A student admitted to the University residence cannot as of right demand to be allocated a specific room in a specific residence. It is the prerogative of the University to allocate a student a room.
In allocating rooms the following shall be taken into account:
First year students will preferably be allocated to on campus residences and they will be allocated in double rooms. In the event that professional advice such as by medical practitioners and/or counsellors point to the contrary, such advice will be heeded in allocating rooms.
Post graduate and graduate students shall preferably be allocated single rooms.
You can download Residence Policy to see more of this procedures. (Provide the download link)