Room selection at Georgia State University is an online process. After a new or returning resident completes an online application and pays their Room Reservation Fee, he/she will have the ability to choose the residence hall and living space where they wish to reside, if eligible. Room selection is based on eligibility and availability.
The room selection process is done on a first come, first served system. Students who are eligible to participate in the Room Selection Process may do so as long as space is available.
The first phase of room selection takes place in the spring for returning residents.
Upper Class Students: Current Residents, Current Georgia State Students, & Transferring students who are not classified as Freshman
Current residents, current students, and transferring student that are not classified as freshman will be allowed to select a room following their application or contract received date. Room selection for upper class students will occur on the following dates at 2 p.m.
|February 13, 2015||March 6, 2015||April 3, 2015|
Incoming Freshman: Students who submit their application prior to the room selection dates listed below.
Simple & Advanced Roommate Search: February 16, 2015
March 2, 2015
April 2, 2015
May 4, 2015
Parking Information for University Commons and Piedmont North
Parking application will open to all residents on July 1, 2015. To complete a parking application, Login to MyHousing, Select personal preferences and complete your vehicle information.
You must know the full name and campus ID of your desired roommate. All roommate requests must be mutual. If you and your desired roommate have not mutually requested each other, you will not be assigned together.
- To begin, log into MyHousing and enter your Campus ID and password.
- Select the Room Selection menu option on the navigation panel. A drop-down menu should appear. From the drop-down menu, click on Roommate Selection
Residents may submit a request for a room change prior to the start of classes. Room changes that occur before the start of the semester must be submitted by the resident through MyHousing.
Deadlines for room change request before the start of classes:
Fall – August 2
Spring – November 27
Room changes, if approved will occur between the following dates:
Room change fee is $50 per move and additional charges for room rate increase.
University Housing makes every attempt to accommodate resident needs, but does not give the resident the right to occupy a specific room. Resident may be relocated at any time at the convenience of University Housing.
Room assignments will be offered according to the application completion date.
A completed application includes:
- Payment of the room reservation fee
- Completion of a Housing application. Apply through MyHousing!
- If you are under the age of 18, return the signed housing contract to the Housing office
Students will be contacted in the order in which they appear on the wait list. When housing spaces become available and when the Housing staff has reached a student’s number on the Wait List, University Housing will send an email to the student’s Georgia State University email account notifying him/her of availability. University Housing will then contact the student at the telephone number(s) indicated on their housing application. Therefore, it is very important that students have an accurate phone number or we will not be able to offer a space in housing. To make changes or updates to your phone numbers go to MyHousing. Please refrain from contacting the housing office until you receive a phone call. Providing a nonworking or inaccurate phone contact information will result in the housing office moving the student to the end of the wait list.
- The housing offer will be for an individual space. We cannot accommodate roommate requests in the Wait List process.
- You will have 24 hours to accept or decline the space.
- Once you have been offered a space, your name will be removed from the Wait List.
** If you choose to remain active on the wait list your application will be moved to the end of the wait list.
Canceling from the wait list at the time University Housing makes a room offer by phone, voicemail, or before the office sends you an email, will result in forfeiture of the room reservation fee. Student must cancel before an offer of housing is made to receive a full refund of the $350 room reservation fee.