How do I apply for housing?

The UCA Housing application is now online!

To apply:
1. Log into myUCA. (
2. Click the tab at the top labeled “MyUCA.”
3. Click the button that says “myHousing.”
4. This will log you into the UCA Housing Portal, you must log in via the page.
5. Click on the Apply for Housing button in the top left on the purple bar.
6. Click on the term you are coming to UCA.
7. Follow the application instructions presented to you on the website.
8. Pay the $100 deposit.


Timeline for incoming Freshman Students:

October 1 – Fall 2023 Freshman Applications Open and Freshmen Experience (FX) Roommate Matching Opens
October 15 – Roommate matching begins!
January 31 – Priority Housing Deadline to be able to guarantee* roommate matches and Room selection. Complete your application to be eligible to participate in the Residential Colleges Matching Day.
March 7 – Matching Day for Residential Colleges
April 11-13 – Freshman Pick a Room.
If you applied after January 31th, applications will be reviewed and assigned a room on the 15th of every month beginning in May.

New Students Applying for Fall 2023:

Students wishing to room together MUST complete the same track, Either Residential College, or Freshmen Experience.

Apply between October 1st, 2022 – January 31, 2023 and you will go through the room selection process April 11 -13th.  Log on to myUCA >myHousing and select your own room!

If you apply January 31th, 2023 and after, you will be assigned on the 15th of the following month beginning in May based on your preferences pending availability.

You will not be able to search for your roommate until they have completed their housing application.  Roommate matches must be accepted in to the same Residential College, Honors, or Freshmen Experience halls.

Your roommate requests must accept your request in myUCA>myHousing before you are considered “matched”. Unmatched roommate groups will not see each other during room selection.

How to Apply: