Returning Student
Housing Selection 2015-16  

 To be eligible to participate in Housing Selection 2015, a student must sign the 2015-2016 Housing Agreement and pay the $200 deposit before 3:00 pm on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.  

  • For 2015-16 full year agreement, students may complete transaction online in the My Ship, Student, Ship Life, MyHousing Portal (deposit can be paid via credit card or eCheck) or student may come to Housing and Residence Life in McLean Hall Room 113 (deposit can be paid via check or cash). 
  • Students interested in Fall 2015 Agreement due to December 2015 graduation or Spring 2016 study abroad or student teaching, must come to Housing and Residence Life Office in McLean Hall Room 113 (deposit can be paid via check or cash).  One semester housing agreement requests can be made by printing the online form by Wednesday, January 31, 2015. 

The Housing Agreement is for the full academic year 2015-2016.  Submission of agreement and deposit reserves a space in university housing; location is not guaranteed.  The University reserves the right to make room assignments, temporary assignments, consolidate vacancies by requiring resident to move and reassignments.  Deposit is non-refundable.  Housing Agreement cancellation deadline is July 1, 2015. 

Click here to view the Housing Selection Calendar 2015-16
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Specific Housing Instructions / Information

Stone Ridge Commons
Apartment Housing 9 month continuous occupancy

Suite Housing
Kieffer Hall, Lackhove Hall, McCune Hall, McLean Hall II, Presidents Hall, and Seavers Hall  

Traditional Housing Single Rooms (Mowrey Hall)
McLean Hall: First-Year Student Housing

Sign up for housing now: MyShip Portal

Have questions about the portal? Click here to learn more 

Note: All living options, except apartment housing in Stone Ridge Commons, will close for Thanksgiving, Winter, and Spring Breaks.  A meal plan is required in all residence halls (traditional and new suite); a meal plan is optional in Stone Ridge Commons Apartment housing.

Housing will be selected via online lotteries in the  MyHousing Portal It is recommended that all students enter lifestyle, building, and roommate (if any) preferences, so information is available if reassignment becomes necessary.  However, it is imperative that all students electing not to self-select a room enter preferences, so assignment can be made by Housing and Residence Life.  Preferences will be honored to the extent possible based on available space.  Deadline to enter preferences is on March 6, 2015.  

All returning student assignments will be posted online by March 27, 2015.  It is important that students review assignment to identify any possible errors and to see changes necessary due to consolidation.    New Students will be allowed to select beginning April 1, 2015. 


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