Room Selection

Steps to complete Roommate Survey and Roommate Profile for Fall 2021 – Spring 2022 for Incoming Students

 Step 1: *Complete the " Fall Housing Application and Deposit -Academic Year" on you myhousing portal
 (*Steps to apply for housing):

  •  To complete your Housing Application and pay your non-refundable deposit, go to your BannerWeb account through MySCSU:
  •  Click on "Student Services"
  • Select "MyHousing Portal"
  • Proceed to MyHousing Portal
  • Next to the Residence Life logo on the top left, click on the three lines
  • Click "Applications" 
  • Select "Fall Housing Application and Deposit -Academic Year" from the drop-down menu
  • Complete the application

Step 2: Complete your Roommate Profile

  • Log on to your "MyHousing Portal"
  • Next to the Residence Life logo on the top left, click on the three lines
  • Click "Personal Information" 
  • Click “Roommate Profile”
  • Complete the questions for information to be displayed on your profile 

Step 3: Fill out your Roommate Survey

  • Log on to your "MyHousing Portal"
  • Proceed to MyHousing Portal
  • Next to the Residence Life logo on the top left, click on the three lines
  • Click "Applications" 
  • Select "Roommate Survey" from the drop-down menu
  • Complete the application and click continue.

Step 4: Any student who completes this is searchable in the Roommate Finder on your myhousing portal.

Step 1: Complete the "Fall Housing Application and Deposit -Academic Year" on you myhousing portal

Step 2: Complete your Roommate Profile
Step 3: Fill out your Roommate Survey

Step 4: Search for Roommates

  • Log on to your "MyHousing Portal"
  • Next to the Residence Life logo on the top left, click on the three lines
  • Click "Room Selection" 
  • Click "Select Roommates " 
  • For the Term select “Fall 2021”
  • Click “Search for Roommate”
  • Complete searchable fields:
    1. You can search by name, building preference, etc.
    2. You can use responses that you’re looking for to refine your search.
  • Click “Begin Search”

 Step 5: Search for Roommates continued

  • Once you click “Begin Search” students who fall within your selected parameters will appear
  • Once you find a matchable roommate click “Request Roommate”
    1. The student will be notified via Southern e-mail you requested them and they can then accept or deny 

Step 1: Complete the "Fall Housing Application and Deposit -Academic Year" on you myhousing portal
Step 2: Complete your Roommate Profile
Step 3: Fill out your Roommate Survey
Step 4: Request a Roommate OR a Roommate Requested you
Step 5: Accepting/Declining a Roommate Request

  • Log on to your "MyHousing Portal"
  • Next to the Residence Life logo on the top left, click on the three lines
  • Click "Room Selection" 
  • Click "Select Roommates" 
  • For the Term select “Fall 2021”
  • Click “Pending Roommate Requests”
  • Click the three dots and make a selection of the four options:
    1. View their profile
    2. E-mail the student
    3. Accept their request
    4. Decline their request

**All students for desired roommate match must accept each other roommate for your match to be complete

  • The deadline for Honors College roommate matching is June 6th, at 11:59 PM. Students who selected into Honors College, will only be able to match with those who also selected into the Honors College.

  • The deadline for Gender Inclusive roommate matching is June 6th, at 11:59 PM. Students who selected into Gender Inclusive, will only be able to match with those who also selected into the Gender Inclusive.

  • The deadline for Health Professions and Exploring Majors Living Learning Community roommate matching is June 6th, at 11:59 PM.

  • The deadline for all other roommate matching is June 13th, at 11:59 PM. 

  • ALL of your requested roommates need to confirm/request each other by your deadline date. In addition, please be sure to decline any unwanted roommate matches that are pending. It is very important that you are fully matched. 

  • You are not required to match with a roommate, but we encourage students to find their own roommates to ensure that they are happy with their living experience next year.

  • Any student hoping to select into a single bedroom does not need to match with any roommates.

*** Consider joining the SCSU Class of 2025 (Official and University Hosted) to also utilize in searching for roommates as well

  • Gender Inclusive Room Selection will be the week of June 7th, more information to come.
  • Honors College, Exploring Majors, and Future Health Professions, will be placed by our office the week of June 7th, more information to come.
  • General Room Selection will be on June 17th and 18th, more information to come.

 

More detailed information on Room selection forthcoming, keep checking your email!