two female students laughing and chilling inside their dorm.

Before you can be eligible for room selection you must complete your housing contract and pay your $200 non-refundable housing deposit, before March 31 for returning residents and commuters, or May 1, for new freshman and transfers.

  1. Log in to the Housing Portal. If you need assistance with this step please see the Tutorial: Logging In page

  2. Click "Housing Applications" in the top menu
    HousingPortalMenu

  3. Select the application process you are applying for, be sure to check the dates to ensure you have selected the correct application.

  4. Fill out the required information
  5. Select a Living Learning Community (optional)
  6. Select your room preferences
  7. Pay your housing deposit if you haven't already paid through the admissions application (spring ONLY applicants do not need to pay a deposit)
  8. Sign your housing agreement (if you are under 18 at the time of signing, you must have a parent/guardian sign as a proxy)
  9. Submit your application

You will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of your application and agreement to the terms and conditions.

If you have any questions please contact the Office of Residence Life at reslife@uml.edu or 978-934-5160.