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

  • February 10, 2022 to May 10, 2022: Housing Application Available
    • Students must complete their application by May 10, 2022 at 11:59pm to be eligible for online roommate matching.
      • This includes a parent/guardian signature if student is under 18 at the time of signing their housing contract.
    • The housing application will continue to be available after May 10, 2022, but later applicants will not be eligible for roommate matching.
  • May 2, 2022 to May 31, 2022: Contract Available
    • Students must sign their housing contract by May 31, 2022 at 11:59pm to be eligible for roommate matching.
      • This includes a parent/guardian signature if student is under 18 at the time of signing their housing contract.
    • The contract will continue to be available after May 31, 2022 but students who complete the contract after May 31, 2022 not be eligible for roommate matching.
  • June 1, 2022 at 2pm to June 30, 2022 at 5pm: Roommate Matching
    • Online roommate matching is optional. Housing staff will assign a roommate to students who choose not to select their own roommate.
    • In order to participate in roommate matching, students must complete all of the following:
      • Complete their housing application by May 10, 2022
      • Completed their housing contract by May 31, 2022
      • Pay their Advance Tuition Deposit (ATD), except for students for Degree Partnership Program participants, or who are exempt from the ATD.
  • Friday, July 15, 2022 at 2pm: New Student Room Assignments Begin
    • The first batch of room assignments for students entering in the 2022-23 academic year will be sent on this date.
    • Room assignment notifications will be sent to the student's Oregon State email address.
    • If, after receiving a room assignment, students would like to request a different room, they may add themselves to a waiting list for room changes.
      • Waiting List Process Opens: Friday, July 15, 2022 at 2pm
      • Waiting List Process Closes: Thursday, August 25, 2022 at 5pm
  • Mid-July - September, 2022: New Student Room Assignments Continue
    • New student room assignments will continue on a rolling basis throughout summer 2022.

Current Students

When applying for housing, you will be placed in a priority group based on your date of application and completed contract. Review the dates and descriptions below to better understand how your housing application and contract completion dates impact when you'll receive your room assignment and your eligibility for roommate selection.

February 1, 2022, at 2 p.m.: Housing application opens for all current students

Contract signing may only occur during open periods listed below

  • Phase 1: Highest Priority Group
    • Contract open: February 15, 2022 at 2 p.m. - March 30, 2022 at 5 p.m.
      • Students with both a completed housing application and signed contract by March 30, 2022, at 5 p.m. are in phase 1; this group is eligible for Roommate/Suitemate Matching and Room Selection.
    • Roommate/Suitemate Matching: February 15, 2022 at 2 p.m. - March 31, 2022, at 5 p.m.
    • Room Selection Notification: April 1, 2022
    • Room Selection Period: April 4, 2022 - April 15, 2022
  • Phase 2: Secondary Priority Group
    • Contract open: April 20, 2022 at 2 p.m. - May 13, 2022 at 5 p.m.
      • Students with a completed housing application who sign their housing contract between April 20 and May 13, 2022, are in phase 2. Phase 2 students are not eligible for Roommate/Suitemate Matching or Room Selection. Assignments will be completed by UHDS assignments staff on a rolling basis beginning late April.
  • Phase 3: Late Priority Group
    • Contract open (based on space availability): Tentative July 1, 2022
      • Students with a completed housing application who sign their housing contract after July 1, 2022, (tentative) are in phase 3. Students will only be able to complete a contract and join the phase 3 group if housing space is still available. Assignments for phase 3 students will be determined by UHDS assignments staff.

Transfer Students

  • Housing application opens: February 10, 2022 at 2 p.m.
  • Contract available: May 2 - July 26, 2022
  • Roommate matching: (To be eligible, student must have a completed housing application and contract by June 30, 2022): Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - Wednesday, July 20, 2022
  • Assignments released: Beginning Monday, August 1, 2022

Graduate Students

  • Housing application opens: February 10, 2022 at 2 p.m.
  • Contract available: May 2 - July 26, 2022
  • Roommate matching: (To be eligible, student must have a completed housing application and contract by June 30, 2022): Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - Wednesday, July 20, 2022
  • Assignments released: Beginning Monday, August 1, 2022

Additional Student Types

  • Housing application opens: February 10, 2022 at 2 p.m.
  • Contract available: May 2 - July 26, 2022
  • Roommate matching: (To be eligible, student must have a completed housing application and contract by June 30, 2022): Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - Wednesday, July 20, 2022
  • Assignments released: Beginning Monday, August 1, 2022