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Room Selection

Room Selection is now available for current residents who wish to complete contracts for Summer 2017 and the 2017-2018 Academic Year.  

2017-2018 Contract Now Available

New first year and new transfer students beginning fall 2017 can complete contracts online. Students can complete contracts while they are waiting for an admission decision. 

Dining Hall Closure

The dining hall will be closed for winter break. 

Last meal-Friday, December 9 for Lunch

Re-Open-Sunday, January 8 for Dinner

Be A Student Leader!

The application for our 2017-2018 student leader team is now available. Please review the student guide to completing your application.

The deadline to apply is Monday, January 23, 2017 at noon.

Housing Availability Update

Transfers: We are currently on a waitlist for all single units for Winter and Spring terms. There is limited availability in our Broadway Studios and Modern One-Bedroom units. Information about our assignment process and waitlist is available. 

Housing Tours

No housing tours available December 23-January 2. 

Housing Tours take place Monday through Friday and start in the Housing Office at 1:30pm (see Ondine, Broadway and Blumel). Additionally, two campus tours, which include viewing a room in Broadway, are offered daily at 9:50am and 3:00pm from the New Student Programs Office in the Academic and Student Recreation Center (ASRC) Room 101.

Large group tours outside of traditional tour times are subject to staff availability with priority given to high school groups.

For group requests, please email with date, time and number of guests you are looking to accommodate.


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Important Dates

November 21-January 16: Room Transfer Freeze, no room transfers

November 24-25: PSU CLOSED-Thanksgiving

December 5-9: Fall Finals Week

December 6: Fall Payment Plan Payment #3 Due

December 9: Winter Meal Plan Change Deadline

December 10: Fall Move-Out

December 23: Housing Office Open 9am-1pm, Montgomery Desk Open 9am-8pm

December 24: Housing Office Closed, Montgomery Desk Open 10am-3pm

December 25: Housing Office and Montgomery Desk Closed

December 26: PSU CLOSED-Observed Christmas, Montgomery Desk Open 10am-3pm

Decemeber 27:Housing Office Open 9am-1pm, Montgomery Desk Open 9am-8pm

December 28: Housing Office Open 9am-1pm, Montgomery Desk Open 9am-8pm

December 29: Housing Office Open 9am-1pm, Montgomery Desk Open 9am-midnight

December 30: Housing Office Open 9am-1pm, Montgomery Desk Open 9am-midnight

December 31: Housing Office Closed, Montgomery Desk Open 9am-8pm

January 1: New Years Day, Housing Office Closed, Montgomery Desk Open 12pm-midnight

January 2: PSU CLOSED-Observed New Years Day, Montgomery Desk Open 9am-midnight

January 3: UHRL Resumes Normal Hours

January 7: Winter 2017 Move-In

January 16: Room Transfers Resume for Winter 2017

February 28: 17-18 Room Selection Contract Submit Deadline; Cancellation Deadline

March 1: 17-18 Room Selection Timeslot Windows Sent

March: 17-18 Room Selection Begins

May 1: Priority 17-18 Contract Deadline for New Residents