If you are an undergraduate applicant and wish to live in special interest housing, please indicate the program and corresponding building for which you would like to be considered when listing your housing preferences. A list of the communities and their respective buildings and four-letter application codes is available on the Special Interest Communities page and the buildings and codes for our residential colleges can be found on the Residential Colleges page.

To receive full consideration for your special interest preferences, your application and $55 application processing fee must be received by May 1.

Note: Some programs require supplemental applications
. For more information on supplemental applications please see here.


Application and Assignments Timeline
Application and Assignments Timeline 2022 - 2023
February 1Application for New Students Opens
May 2Application Deadline for: Guaranteed Freshman Housing, Freshman Roommate-Matching Eligibility and Special Interest Communities
Mid - MayE-mail Notification of 1st Round of Freshman Assignments
Late MayReassignment List Begins
Early JuneE-mail Notification of 2nd Round of Freshman Assignments
June 3Last Day for New Students to Cancel with $800 Refund
July 1Spring 2023 Application Opens
July 15Reassignment List Ends
August 8Graduate Housing Contracts Begin
August 15Move-In Day McCarthy Honors College
August 17Undergraduate Housing Contracts Begin
Mid-SeptemberOver the Counter Reassignment Begins
Early NovemberReassignment Ends for Fall Semester
Late NovemberE-mail Notification of New Spring Assignments
December 14Fall Move-out Date for Residence Halls and Suites
January 5Spring Move-In Day
Mid-JanuaryOver the Counter Reassignment Begins
May 10Check-Out Day for Academic Year (9 month) Contracts
July 31Check-Out Day for Graduate Full Year (12 month) Contracts