Department ofResidential Life


Application Process

The new student housing application is available online through the Office of Admission. To secure your room at PLU, apply for housing and pay the Enrollment Deposit.  You may do that online at

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**New students who have not yet moved onto campus and decide to no longer attend PLU, must notify the Office of Admission. The Office of Admission will notify Residential Life to cancel a student’s housing.

When a student cancels his or her housing their meal plan is automatically canceled.**


Application Process

Current PLU students who wish to apply to live on-campus must submit a new housing application every academic year.  PLU supports and recognizes that students develop during their college experience.  In order to best serve student needs and development, students who apply for traditional-style options will also update their Roommate Questionnaire each year. 

The 2014-15 South Hall Housing Applications were due Wednesday, February 19 by 8am.

The 2014-15 Traditional Hall Housing Process were held Tuesday and Wednesday, April 8th and 9th.

Mid Year Process

Students who wish to switch halls/rooms in the middle of the semester must work with their Resident Director.  Students who move in or switch rooms without approval may be subject to penalty or required to return to their previous assignment.  

Cancellation Process

Continuing students who need to cancel their housing should do so through the Housing Cancellation Form.