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Frequently Asked Questions

Applying for Housing

Here are some commonly asked questions about roommate requests, contacting roommates and roommate issues. The answers here reflect current university or housing Policy, but are subject to adaptation or changes based on the changing climate of higher education and the needs of our residents.

Housing Assignment Timeline

Your fall semester residence hall, room and roommate assignments are based on your Housing Application Date. Below is the New Student Assignment Timeline, which will answer how to request a roommate and when you will be able to log into your MyHousing account to find out where and with whom you will be living in the fall!

Roommate Selection

Once you have applied for housing, you can request a roommate who has also applied for housing during the same assignment window. If you already know someone that you want to room with, or if you simply would like to search for people with similar interests, you can request that person as a roommate by using MyHousing. For a step-by-step guide on how to search for and request a roommate, please view the Roommate Selection Guide.

Move-in Questions

Here are some commonly asked questions about moving into your room on campus. The answers here reflect current university or housing policy, but are subject to adaptation or changes based on the changing climate of higher education and the needs of our residents.

Basic On-Campus Living Questions