Housing Sign Up Process-For Returning Students
Access the Housing Portal to find roommates, confirm roommates, review open apartments, and select bedspaces.
Also review this video to find out more information on how to complete the last step of the housing sign up process.
For full instructions you will want to review the Housing Sign Up Process document.
Please note that the Squatter's Rights process and the Neighborhood option are both closed. For those who participated in either the Squatter's Rights process or the Neighborhood option you should have already received a confirmation email.
Housing Sign Up Process-For 2015-16 Newly Admitted First Year and Transfer Students
The new student application portal will open in early May. Please check our website at that time and feel free to contact Residential Life with any questions or concerns. Residential Life can be reached at email@example.com or 619-260-4777.
2015-16 Resident Assistant Application (New Dates Below: Updated January 22, 2015)
Join the OLE Welcome Team for Fall 2015
Do you want to be a part of welcoming our new students to campus this Fall? Do you want to promote a club or organization? Or just join a team dedicated to making new Toreros feel at home?
If you answered yes to any of these questions Welcome Team is the opportunity for you!
As a part of Welcome Team, you will be one of the first faces new students see, giving you the chance to create a positive impact right from the start. You and all your friends can join and help move new students into their residence halls, get one of the coveted Welcome Team T-shirts, and for those living on campus next year, being a member of the Welcome Team means you get to move in to your campus space four days early for no additional charge.
For those of you who want to help make the new students transitions’ to living at USD great, be a part of Welcome Team this fall! Feel free to stop by any of the Information Sessions to find out more and have questions answered.
Optional Information Session Dates/Times:
- Info Session 3- April 16 6-7PM UC 128
Required Spring Meetings (attend one):
- Tuesday, May 5th at 12:15pm in KIPJ E/F
- Thursday, May 7th at 6pm in UC 107
Registration for Welcome Team is now online. Registration is on a first come, first served basis until the team is full. When registering please complete all of the information in the online form and be sure to review all of the requirements and important dates before you submit.
Clubs, teams, and organizations are encouraged to sign-up as well in order to promote their groups to the incoming students. As much as possible we will work with groups to ensure that they are able to work in the same move-in area, or spread across campus, as they prefer.
Vistas: Weekly Happenings
To find out about events happening in the Vistas this week check out the Monday Morning Newsletter.
Living on campus is a great opportunity but please consider pursuing Renter's Insurance or asking your parents about their home owner's insurance. Residential Life does not exclusively promote a particular provider but there is important information about your housing agreement and liability considerations.
Transfer Student Housing
Living on campus as a transfer can be a great way to become quickly immersed in the campus community. Learn more about the different housing options and we look forward to you joining our campus community. For additional information visit our transfer housing page.
Graduate and Law Housing
The Housing Sign-Up process for new, incoming graduate and law students is different than the process used for undergraduates and returning graduate/law students because housing is very limited. For additional information visit our graduate and law housing page.
The Apartment Experience
Learn more information about living in on campus apartments at USD from the student perspective.
Second Year Residency Requirement
The University has completed a significant study focused on recreating the success of the first year experience and duplicating this for second year students. Learn more about on campus housing for second year students. Living on campus offers the perfect balance.
Take a tour of the Residence Halls
New Transfer Students - For more details about living in our residence halls as a transfer student, please see our transfer student housing brochure.
Returning Students - Please visit our spring housing page for details on how to sign up for spring 2015 on campus housing. Please call or email, 619-260-4777 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
USD Fix My Home
If you have an issue in your room or apartment, please use our new convenient online work orders system to submit your requests. The entire process is moving to a paperless process to save the environment and get your requests addressed faster. You can submit a work order through our new system. If you have any questions please contact us at 619.260.4777 or via email at email@example.com.
Information on Emergency Preparedness for our Resident Students
Learn about emergency preparedness for resident students.
Have a question? Check out our FAQ Page
Residence Hall Association
Join RHA to help build community in your residence hall and advocate for student issues. Visit the RHA website to learn more and join!
For more information on events, please review our calendar coming soon!