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Room Selection

Room Selection 

All students, both new and returning, will have the opportunity to select their own housing assignments if they completed the housing process as outlined below. 

Returning Student Room 2019-2020 Selection Process

  • Honors Students living in the Honors Building for Fall 2018: January 29, 2019 11 am - 12:00 pm and January 31, 2018 10:30 am - 12:00 pm; room selection to take place in the Honors Office.
  • Gender Inclusive:  February 11, 2019 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm and February 12, 2019 11:00 am -- 1:00 pm; room selection will take place in 106 Old Main. More information regarding this process can be found on the Gender Inclusive Housing page. 
  • Same Gender Selection for current students Phase I: Groups of 2,3,4,5, or 6 can begin entering/confirming their group members on January 29, 2019 through February 9, 2019 through your My College Roomie account.  
    • Groups appointment times for online selection are anticipated to be released on February 20, 2019 to student e-mails.
    • Selection times will begin on February 28, 2019 through MyKUhousing account. Selection times are prioritized based on the group's total completed credits. 
  • Same Gender Selection for current students Phase II: current students that do not participate successfully in selecting an assignment earlier or are not part of a complete group, will be able to select into remaining available beds through Mykuhousing by group/individual appointment times for online selection with an anticipated start date of March 4, 2019.
  • Auto Assignments:  current students that have completed the housing application process but did not select an assignment during one of the above processes AND students required to live on campus but did not complete the application process, will be assigned by the Housing office. Auto-assignments will be completed between March 4, 2019 and March 8, 2019.

New Student Room Selection 2019-2020 Process

Special Interest Housing: Students who are interested in residing in Special Interest Housing, will need to complete an application during this window of time. Applications will then be reviewed and information on status of the application will be communicated to the student by mid-June. More information regarding Special Interest Housing, including the application can be found here.

      • Special Interest Housing Applications are due May 1, 2019
      • Special Interest Housing Selection will be June 25, 2019 at 9:00 am through June 28, 2019 at 3:00 pm. Students approved to live in Special Interest Housing Communities will be able to select from available rooms, in the community, at the start of this selection time. They will be eligible to select their room through their MyKUHousing account any time throughout this selection period. Room availability will be on a first come, first served basis.

Round 1 of First Year Room Selection will be June 26, 2019 at 9:00 am through June 28, 2019 at 3:00 pm. Complete roommate pairs will be able to select from available rooms at the start of this selection time. They will be eligible to select their room through their MyKUHousing account any time throughout this selection period. Room availability will be on a first come, first served basis.

Round 2 of First Year Room Selection will be July 1, 2019 through July 3, 2019 at 12:00 pm. Student without a roommate selection or students who did not select in round 1, will be able to select from available rooms at the start of this selection time. They will be eligible to select their room through their MyKUHousing account any time throughout this selection period. Room availability will be on a first come, first served basis.

By July 12th, all incoming student housing assignments will be completed. All students who did not participate in self-room selection, an assignment will be completed for them. Students will be able to view their assignment on MyKUHousing account.