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Room Sign-Up Opens in December

Room Sign-Up for current and returning on-campus residents begins December 2019.

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Room Sign-Up Scenarios

I want to stay in my room

I want to stay in my room.

Want to hold onto your current space for the next academic year?

Here's what you need to know:

  1. You will receive an email letting you know you can stay in your room.
  2. On December 4, go to housing.umn.edu/profile and sign up for your room.
  3. Pay the $200 guarantee payment.

I want to stay in my room and bring my friend

I want to stay in my room and bring my friend.

Want to hold onto your current space for the next academic year and bring a friend with you from another space on campus?

Here's what you need to know:

  1. You will receive an email letting you know you can stay in your room.
  2. On December 4:
    • Go to housing.umn.edu/profile and sign-up for your room.
    • Create your roommate group by sending an invitation within the system to your expected roommate.
  3. Your roommate must accept the terms and conditions, as well as accept the invitation from you before December 6.
  4. On December 6, enter your roommate into their space in the room/apartment. 
  5. Pay the $200 guarantee payment.

I want to stay in my room and bring my friend from off-campus

I want to stay in my room and bring my friend from off-campus.

Want to hold onto your current space for the next academic year and bring a friend with you from off-campus? This option is available as long as your roommate(s) do not stay in their spaces. 

Here's what you need to know:

  1. You will receive an email letting you know you can stay in your room
  2. Your roommate must apply for housing, pay the $50 non-refundable application fee, and accept the terms and conditions before December 4 
  3. On December 4:
    • Go to housing.umn.edu/profile and sign up for your room
    • Create your roommate group by sending an invitation within the system to your expected roommate(s)
  4. Before December 6, roommate(s) must accept the invitation within the system
  5. On December 6, enter the system and assign your roommate to the appropriate space in the room/apartment
  6. Pay the $200 guarantee payment

I want to move to a different room

I want to move to a different room.

Want to move to a different on-campus space for the next academic year? 

Here's what you need to know:

  1. You will receive an email letting you know your housing options.
  2. On December 3 at 9:00 AM, enter the system to take a ticket for a Room Sign-Up time.
  3. On December 4,  go to housing.umn.edu/profile and sign-up to retain your room. We recommend you do this in case other spaces you are interested in are not available.
  4. On December 6 you will receive your date and time to enter the system for Room Sign-Up.
  5. Pay the $200 guarantee payment.
  6. Beginning December 10, Room Sign-Up opens for all current students.

I want to move with a friend to a different room

I want to move with a friend to a different room.

Want to move to a different on-campus space with a friend for the next academic year? 

Here's what you need to know:

  1. On December 3 at 9:00 AM, all roommates must enter the system to take a “ticket” for a Room Sign-Up time.
  2. On December 4:
    • Enter the system and fill out the application information.
    • Create a roommate group.
  3. On December 6 you will receive your date and time to enter the system for Room Sign-Up.
  4. Determine who in your group has the best sign up date and time.
  5. Adjust your roommate group so the leader is the person with the best sign-up date and time.
  6. Beginning December 10, room sign-up opens in the system.
  7. Pay the $200 guarantee payment.

I do not want to live in on-campus housing next year

I do not want to live in on-campus housing next year.

Not interested in living in on-campus housing for the next academic year? 

Here's what you need to know:

  1. Do nothing.
  2. Ignore all emails in reference to Room Sign-Up.

I am an athlete (not football, basketball, volleyball, or soccer)

I am an athlete (not football, basketball, volleyball, or soccer).

Are you a student-athlete interested in living in on-campus housing for the next academic year? 

Here's what you need to know:

  1. You need to participate in the general Room Sign-Up process.
    Note that if you are an athlete in football, basketball, volleyball, or soccer, you should talk to your coach(es).

I want to be a Community Advisor (CA) next year

I want to be a Community Advisor (CA) next year.

Interested in becoming a CA for the next academic year?

Here's what you need to know.

  1. Only participate in Room Sign-Up if you plan to live on campus, even if you are not selected to be a CA. Learn more about being a CA.

I want to live in a Living Learning Community (LLC) next year

I want to live in a Living Learning Community (LLC) next year.

Interested in living in an LLC for the next academic year?

Here's what you need to know.

  1. All LLC spaces will be available during the general Room Sign-Up process. 
  2. You need to participate in the general Room Sign-Up process.

I want a Gender Open space

I want a Gender Open space.

Interested in Gender Open Housing for the next academic year?

Here's what you need to know.

    1. All Gender Open Housing spaces will be available during the general Room Sign-Up process.
    2. You need to participate in the general Room Sign-Up process.

    I want to live with a person of the opposite gender

    I want to live with a person of the opposite gender.

    Do you have plans to live with a person of the opposite gender for the next academic year?

    Here's what you need to know.

        1. All Gender Open spaces will be available during the general Room Sign-Up process.
        2. You need to participate in the general Room Sign-Up process.

        I want to live in a Gender Open space and bring my friend from off-campus

        I want to live in a Gender Open space and bring my friend from off-campus.

        Interested in bringing a friend with you to live in a Gender Open space for the next academic year?

        Here's what you need to know.

              1. You will receive an email letting you know your housing options.
              2. Your roommate must apply for housing, pay the $50 non-refundable application fee, and accept the terms and conditions before December 4.
              3. On December 4:
                1. Go to housing.umn.edu/profile and sign-up for your room.
                2. Create your roommate group by sending an invitation within the system to your expected roommate.
              4. Before December 6, your roommate(s) must accept the invitation.
              5. On December 6, enter the system and assign your roommate to the appropriate space in the room/apartment.
              6. Pay the $200 guarantee payment.

              I currently live off-campus but want to live on-campus

              I currently live off-campus but want to live on-campus and am not moving in with someone already in on-campus housing.

              Interested in moving on-campus for the next academic year, but don't have someone to move in with?

              Here's what you need to know.

              1. Apply for housing.
              2. Wait for information about when you will be able to enter the system and select a space. We will send these emails in late January or early February.
              3. Enter the system and select a space.
              4. Pay the $200 guarantee within seven days.