We do not discuss Wait List status over the phone. Please click on “Waiting List Status” under our Helpful Pages tab to learn how to check your status and submit your inquiries.
At this time all of our Waiting Lists are closed.
Please visit affordablehousingonline.com to track Housing Choice Vouchers throughout the country.
February 12, 2019:
Public Notice of Public Housing Waiting List Closure
Effective Friday March 1, 2019 at 9 am, the Seminole County Housing Authority (SCHA) will CLOSE its Waiting List for all bedroom sizes in its Public Housing complex known as Academy Place located in Oviedo, FL . No applications will be accepted after 9 am March 1, 2019.
The Public Housing Waiting Lists are routinely closed when the wait time exceeds 12 months. Our current wait time exceeds 36 months. Public Notice will be provided when SCHA reopens the Waiting List for specific bedroom sizes.
January 16, 2019:
Information regarding the Federal Government Shutdown
SECTION 8 LANDLORDS: We anticipate that February Housing Assistance Payments will be made on time. If the SHUTDOWN continues beyond February 14th, 2019, we will post an update to the website regarding payments beyond February!
SECTION 8 PARTICIPANTS MUST STILL PAY YOUR RENT. IF YOU ARE A FEDERAL EMPLOYEE WHO HAS BEEN FURLOUGHED, PLEASE COMPLETE AN INCOME CHANGE FORM IMMEDIATELY!
SECTION 8 PARTICIPANTS
October 02, 2017:
ATTENTION: 407-542-4198 is the new waiting list phone number.
Please discontinue using the previous phone number.
The Seminole County Housing Authority (SCHA) is located in Oviedo, Florida. SCHA was created in 1953 to provide housing for low income families in the Seminole County area. Through the years the Authority has utilized the Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher-Section 8 Program to provide rental assistance to needy families.