First-Year Housing Application

All applications must be submitted online through the Student GHQ beginning in April. New students will receive notification from Student Affairs via email when the Student GHQ is available, along with instructions on how to access the online housing application.

The list of questions below will be part of the housing application process and must be completed by all students who apply for First-Year housing, even if the student is requesting a single room. This information WILL BE USED to assign your residence hall room and/or roommate; be yourself! *NOTE:  You may not choose your residence hall preference. This application will take approximately 20 minutes, so do not start the application until you know you have sufficient time to complete it.  We are providing this list of questions in advance so you can be prepared when the Housing Application/Preference Form is available on the Student GHQ.

  1. Do you have circumstances that may be important (allergies, ailments, disabilities or accommodations, etc.)?*
  2. I would like to live in the following room type: (a) Double; (b) Single; (c) Either*
  3. I would like to live on a co-ed hall (roommates same gender, hall mates mixed).*
  4. I would like to live on a substance-free hall (emphasis on no alcohol or drugs at any time).*
  5. I understand that no preferences are guaranteed, but I if I had to rank/prioritize my preferences above, I would select the following order:  (a) Room Type/Subfree or Non-Subfree Hall; or (b) Subfree or Non-Subfree Hall/Room Type.*
  6. I understand a match is not guaranteed, but I would like to live in a double with ____ (both roommates must request one another. LEAVE COMPLETELY BLANK if you are not requesting a roommate; do not write not applicable, n/a, etc.
  7. Do you smoke?*
  8. Do you object to a roommate who smokes?*
  9. Would you like to live with an international student?*
  10. I am interested in international issues.
  11. I am excessively neat.*
  12. I prefer limited visits by members of the opposite sex.*
  13. I go to bed before midnight.*
  14. I need ____ hours of sleep.*
  15. Do you prefer your room quiet or lively?*
  16. Do you prefer your hall quiet or lively?*
  17. My ideal roommate is a person who is... (one word)*
  18. My ideal roommate is a person who is... (one word)
  19. My ideal roommate is a person who is... (one word)
  20. My ideal roommate is a person who is... (one word)
  21. Religious Affiliation:
  22. I regularly attend religious activities.
  23. I prefer a roommate with similar academic interests.*
  24. My academic interests include:*
  25. I am an athlete on the _______ team.
  26. I play a musical instrument or sing. The instrument(s) I play are ____.
  27. I enjoy watching TV.*
  28. I enjoy playing video games.*
  29. I enjoy working out at the gym.*
  30. If you DO NOT want your roommate to receive your contact information in his/her assignment letter, type "WITHHOLD."
  31. The best phone number to reach me at during the summer if there are any questions about my housing application is: *

Rooms are assigned in the order applications are received and Early Decision students are given preference. Room and roommate assignments will be sent to the students' e-mail accounts by July 9.