How to Apply

To apply for housing, just follow these simple steps:

  1. You must first apply to the University through the Office of Admissions.
  2. Click on the 'Submit your Application' link under the 'Apply for Housing' tab.
  3. Click the link and follow the steps.
  4. Once you complete the steps, click on 'Make Payment' to pay the $75 non-refundable processing/application fee ($150 after June 15). Enter your credit card information and click 'Finish'.
  5. If you have difficulty accessing any portion of the Web site or completing the housing application with adaptive technology or because of a disability, please contact Sabrina Johnson in the Residence Life central office (100 Hickman Hall) between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday - Friday, at 601.266.4783 or sabrina.l.johnson@usm.edu.

NOTE: To receive an assignment, you must be accepted to the University, submit a completed housing application and processing fee. If you have any questions, or for more information, contact us at 601.266.4783 or reslife@usm.edu.