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Room Selection Information

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After completing the Housing Application and Resident Agreement and paying the $100 Housing Deposit, students will be eligible for Room Selection.  The timeline for selecting your room for the 2024-25 academic is listed below.

Resident Agreement 2024-25

Room Selection Timeline:

Monday, Dec. 4 Housing Application opens on the Good Living Portal > Applications & Forms > 2024-25 Housing Application
Friday, Jan. 19
  • Deadline to apply to live in a single occupancy room. 
  • Deadline for returning students to “Encore” a double occupancy room to guarantee returning to the same housing style, not necessarily the same room.  Residence Life assigns the location. 
  • Deadline for returning students to “Encore” a single occupancy room to guarantee returning to a single in the same housing style, not necessarily the same space – for people in bought or ADA singles in Fall 2023.  Residence Life assigns the location. 
Saturday, Jan. 20  & later Residents requesting a single occupancy room January 20 and beyond must add their names to the wait list on the Good Living Portal.  All people who submitted Resident Agreements by January 19 will be given first consideration.
Friday, Feb. 2 Applications received between December 4 and February 2 will participate in the first round of room selection on February 13 – 16.  Only returning students participate in this process.
Friday, Mar. 1 Applications received between February 3 and March 1 will participate in the second round of room selection on March 19 – 21.  New first time, transfer and readmit students begin to select spaces during this time period.
Friday, Apr. 5 Applications received between March 2 and April 5 will participate in the third round of room selection April 16 – 18.
Friday, May 3 Applications received between April 6 and May 3 will participate in the fourth round of room selection May 14 – 16.
Saturday, May 4 & later Applications received May 4 or later will be assigned by Residence Life staff.

Community Styles

Traditional Style Shaw Hall, Thacher Hall
Potomac Suite Style Potomac Place
West Woods Suite Style Boteler Hall, Lurry Hall, Martin Hall (honors), Moler Hall (reserved for licensees through the WV Campus Self-Defense Act), Yost Hall
Apartment Style Dunlop Hall, Printz Hall

Click here to learn more about the different community styles

The Room Selection Process:

General Double Occupancy Room – available Until May 3

Roommate Requests:

Information about Single Occupancy Rooms