Please note: All application dates and events begin at 2:00 pm Pacific Time on the day they are scheduled unless otherwise indicated.

New Students

(entering Oregon State for the first time in Fall 2018)
  • February 1, 2018: Fall 2018 new student application available (opens at 2 p.m. Pacific Standard Time). Once application is complete, roommate matching is available.
  • May 1, 2018: Advanced Tuition Deadline (ATD) for OSU and the deadline to fill out an application if you wish to select your own roommate. Paying the ATD is required before you can receive a room assignment.*
  • May 15, 2018: Roommates must be confirmed by this date.
  • June 2018 - September 2018 (residence hall opening): Room assignments will be made for incoming students. Students will be assigned rooms based on the following criteria: date of completion of the housing application and contract, eligibility criteria for communities, and completing all necessary steps to confirm attendance to OSU. The first round of room assignment notifications will be sent via email on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, and will be sent roughly every two weeks thereafter based on space availability and housing application completion date.

 

Returning Students

(Current Oregon State students seeking campus housing for Fall 2018)
  • February 1, 2018: Fall 2018 returning student application available (opens at 2 p.m. Pacific Standard Time). Once application is complete, roommate matching is available.
  • March 31, 2018: Last day for current OSU Students with completed applications to apply for housing in order to select their own rooms. This is the last day to confirm roommates or suitemates as well.
  • April 2, 2018: Current OSU students with completed housing applications will receive a date and time to select a room for fall.
  • April 5-May 5, 2018: Current OSU students can select their campus housing for 2018-19, based on the date and time they received on April 2.*
  • May 15, 2018: Current OSU student contract cancellation deadline for 2018-19. Students who cancel their contract after May 15, 2018, are held to the policies listed in the contract.
  • May 16-September 2018: Students who apply for housing after March 31, 2018 can still receive on-campus housing. Housing assignments will be offered on a rolling basis through September 2018. See your housing contract for details on accepting or declining an assignment, as well as the cancellation policy.

*A $50 contract signing fee will be billed to student accounts in September after a room has been selected or assigned.