You must be admitted to the University in order to apply for Housing. You may apply for housing online in PAWS by clicking the button on the left, and
following the instructions below.
Instructions to apply in PAWS:
Select Apply for Housing > Enter your Jag # and Pin > Select Student Services
> Select Housing > Select New Students - Apply for University Housing
A $150.00 approved credit card payment is required to complete the housing contract
online. A copy of the completed online contract will be emailed to the student University
email address within three business days. PLEASE NOTE: Internet Explorer and Mozilla/Firefox are the only browsers compatible
with the online payment system.
To view the Housing Contract including terms & conditions, click the appropriate button.
Housing Guarantee: USA Housing & Dining offers guaranteed on-campus housing to all admitted students
who's housing contract and $150 prepayment has been received by May 1st.
Still prefer to put pen to paper??? The housing contract is also located above in a printable PDF form. You should send
in your completed contract indicating your room preferences along with your prepayment
as soon as possible. Contracts are processed according to the date the contract and
prepayment are received.
Room/Roommate Assignments: New Fall Semester Students: For all fall housing contracts received by May 1st, room/roommate assignment information will be viewable online in PAWS by mid-June. Fall contracts received after May 1st through June 30th will be assigned by mid-July.
Room assignments will continue to be made as needed until check-in. New Spring Semester Students: Room assignments for new spring semester students are made in mid-December based
on the date the student's contract and prepayment are received. Assignments are based on space availability at the time the assignments are made.
Housing assignments are made without regard to race, creed, or national origin.
After assignments are made an email will be sent to your University email (JagMail)
with instructions on how to view your assignment online in PAWS.
Learn more about our roommate request process and USA's unique roommate matching program,
Please Don't Snore (PDS), by visiting our Roommate Assignments
Payment Deadline: All University charges, including housing and meal plan charges are due by the 5th
day of classes.
Click below for available buildings and current rates:
All housing contracts must be accompanied by a $150.00 prepayment. An original housing
contract and prepayment must be sent together to USA Housing & Dining.
Contractual Obligation of the Housing Contract
All housing contracts that originate in the fall semester are two semester contracts (fall
and spring semesters). If you sign a housing contract for fall semester and remain
enrolled for the following spring semester, you are obligated to the housing contract,
which includes responsibility for paying the room rent and meal plan for that spring
semester. During the contract period, you may change housing areas or rooms after
the second week of classes by completing the necessary paperwork in your community office
(based on availability).