Bears Stay Purple

Re-Applying to live on campus is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

STEP 1:  APPLY FOR HOUSING! Begins October 1, 2022 at 12:00pm. Priority deadline is March 18 for Returners!

Complete the “Returner Housing Application” 

You can review the 2023-2024 Housing Lease here.

NOTE:  This does NOT reserve a room for you.  You will need to participate in the “Pick a Room” process that begins in March in order to select a room for the 2022-2023 academic year.


:  PICK YOUR ROOM!  (See Full Schedule Below)

Pick YOUR ROOM on myUCA > myHousing

February 21-23 – Honors College Pick a Room Process

March 6-8 – Call “Dibs” on your SAME ROOM for next year – More DIBS INFO here

NOTE:  You cannot call “dibs” in a freshmen residence hall.  If you are eligible to participate in the “Dibs” process, you will receive an email by March 1st from Housing & Residence Life.  

March 9-10 – Dibs roommate pulls

Note: If you call dibs on your room, and your roommate does not, you will have the opportunity to pull someone into your room.  In order to do this we need you and your roommate to come email by March 10th. 

March 19 – Priority deadline for Returners to apply in order to get a timeslot for the Open Pick a Room Process

April 4-30Current Residents Pick Your Room! 

Note: If you have applied (Step 1) and you did not participate in the Dibs process, you will be emailed an assigned time to log on to myUCA>myHousing to select a room for the 2023-2024 academic year.

April 10 – Transfer Students Pick a Room Process

April 11 – Incoming Freshmen Pick a Room Begins!


STEP 3:  EAT! Set your meal plan by August 1st on myUCA>myHousing

NOTE: This process will begin in June after room assignments are finalized.  We will email you information closer to time.

Upperclass Move-In is August 20, 2023

NOTE:  The last date to cancel your 2023-2024 housing reservation and still receive your $100 deposit back is May 10, 2023.  You must cancel in writing to