UMR student on laptop in dorm room.

Applying for Housing

We are excited that you are applying and cannot wait to meet you when you arrive!

The 2024-25 housing application has closed.

    • eRezLife is a web-based platform used by the Office of Residential Life to manage on-campus housing. Both prospective and current students can log into eRezLife using their University single sign-on credentials.
    • First Year, Transfer and PSEO students will have their housing assigned manually by the Office of Residential Life. 


Important Dates

February 12: Housing application opens.

June 1: Housing application closes.

June 14: Roommate groups must be finalized. 

June 15-July 1: Room selection for students in their third year and above through the lottery system.

July 2-15: Room selection for students in their second year through the lottery system. 

July 16-31: Housing assignments are made for first year, transfer and PSEO students. 

August 24-25: Move-in for first year, transfer and PSEO students.

August 31: Move-in for returning students.

September 3: First day of fall semester.


Reminder of UMR Housing Requirements

Exceptions will not be granted for students who claim they were not aware of the requirements. Please ensure you thoroughly read each requirement.


Summer Housing

Summer Housing application has closed. 

Housing Contract and Terms

Individuals that apply for housing after the deadline or fail to complete a step by the deadline will be placed on a waitlist and will receive their housing assignment later than those who apply by the deadline.

Students in need of a housing accommodation should schedule an intake appointment with the UMR Disability Coordinator by emailing

Deadline: the complete housing accommodation process should be completed prior to June 1 of the fall semester the student is enrolling in. Housing accommodation requests made after this deadline will depend on space availability.