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For New First Year and Transfer Students

Fall 2015/Spring 2016 New Student Information

Eligible students can complete the Housing License Agreement online  for a Fall 2015/Spring 2016 on-campus housing assignment starting January 26, 2015.

Students that are not 18 years of age at the time of completing the Housing License Agreement must complete the Under 18 Signature Form and submit  by August 1st.

Pennsylvania law requires universities that offer campus housing to maintain a file on resident students and their meningitis vaccine status.  This information must be on file before a student can check into his/her room assignment.  Students will be sent an email from Health & Wellness Services with instructions as to when and how they can complete the electronic form, Options for Meningitis Compliance, and indicate a vaccine date or complete a waiver. Information about how minor students (those not 18 years of age at the time of campus residence) can meet this requirement also will be included. Please follow these instructions to ensure you are entering the compliance in the correct My Health form.   My Health Link

Students with special needs who will be residing in the residence halls MUST contact the Disability Services office at (610) 683-4108 by June 1st for fall admission or  in order to accommodate your request due to a disability.

Students may submit/confirm an Online Roommate Request starting May 11th; check back later for more details (you will also receive an email to your student email account).   Students that will be residing in one of the living-learning communities may not be able guaranteed a roommate request due to placement with other students within their particular living-learning community or to due demand for beds available in a particular community. 

First Year student assignments will be completed by July 9th for students that have completed the $75 housing fee payment by May 1st.  An email will be sent to your student email account regarding assignment information.

 Saturday, August 22, 2015 new students check into their on-campus assignment.  You will receive a mailing with parking instructions, map and your designated check-in time from Public Safety in early August.

Spring 2016 New Student Information

Please use Myhousing to apply for Spring 2016 on-campus housing from Jan.  4, 2016 - Jan. 15, 2016.   The application process requires that you accept the terms of the Housing License for the  Spring 2016 and successfully complete a non-refundable $75 application fee payment.  Please check back later for more details. 

State Law requires that students must have either a meningitis shot record or a completed online waiver prior to being allowed to check into an on-campus assignment.  Please use the Myhealth Link to complete your meningitis waiver after January 9, 2016.  You must have a completed meningitis shot record or online waiver before we can check you into your assignment.  So that you do no delay your check-in process, please complete as soon as possible.  If you have any health record questions please contact Health & Wellness Services.

Students with special needs who will be residing in the residence halls MUST contact the Disability Services office at (610) 683-4108 by December 1st for spring admission, for special accommodate consideration regarding your request due to a disability.

New students for Spring 2016 will be assigned during the time period of Jan. 9 - Jan. 15, 2016.  You will be able to view your assignment in Myhousing by clicking on Housing/Dining login.

Sunday, January 17, 2016 students check into their on-campus assignment after 1:00 p.m.


To help you prepare for your first semester on-campus, please use the check-list below that applies to you.