In order to apply for housing, you will need your myBama username and password.

Apply for Housing

Incoming Residents

The 2019-2020 housing application for incoming freshman opens October 1, 2018 at 9 a.m. CST. In order to apply for housing as a new incoming freshman, students must be admitted to the University and paid the freshman enrollment deposit. To apply for housing for the 2019-2020 academic year, click on the “Apply for Housing” link above, log in using your myBama credentials, and select “Academic Year 2019-2020”. For more information about the housing application, please review our Application Guide (PDF).

All incoming freshmen are required to participate in the Freshmen Residency Program, unless they meet at least one criterion for exemption.

Transfer and graduate student housing is available for 2019-2020 in the Bryce Lawn apartments. The housing application for transfer and graduate students will open October 15, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Current Residents

Space is available on campus for returning students for the 2019-2020 academic year. To increase your chances of living on campus for the 2019-2020 academic year, make sure to meet all deadlines. For the remainder of the semester, HRC will send out updated recontracting information as it becomes available each month. Mark your calendars with the following important dates:

  • October 15 at 9 a.m. CST –Housing application for current residents opens online.
  • February 15 at 5 p.m. CST – Priority deadline to submit housing application. Students who apply by this date will be able to select their room online during room selection.
  • February 26 at 5 p.m. CST – Medical Accommodation Request priority deadline
  • March 4 & 5 – Returner room selection for those who met the priority deadline. More details will be sent to your Crimson email address

Undergraduate Students

Housing for undergraduate students, including transfer students, will be available in 2019-2020. The housing application will open on October 15 at 9 a.m. CST.


The application for Summer 2019 will be available in March 2019.

Once the summer application is available, to apply for summer housing, click on the “Apply for Housing” link above, log in using your myBama credentials, and select the 2019 Summer term. Students who will move to campus for summer and will live on campus for the following fall and spring semesters must apply for summer and the following academic year separately.