South Hall Housing Application Process

We are excited for your interest in South Hall! South Hall is PLU’s only non-traditional, apartment type, housing option available to students.  Limited married student housing is available in South Hall.  For more information you can contact the Department of Residential Life at rlif@plu.edu or 253-535-7200.  Family housing is not currently an option at PLU.

South Hall applications for the 2021-22 academic year are due by 11:59pm (PST) on February 17, 2021. Applications received after that time will be considered in the order they are received and are not priority point eligible.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to live in South Hall students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be at least 20 years old or Junior standing by September 1st for academic year housing or February 1st for Spring housing
  • Be in good standing with PLU Student Rights and Responsibilities
South Hall Application Process
  • Submit a Learning Community Application online:
    • Upon completing your Learning Community Application, you will receive a copy of your submission via email.  Save this email for your records.
    • Applications received after the deadline will be considered in the date/time order they are received at the Department of Residential Life.  NO Priority Points will count.
  • Students applying for married housing should follow the steps above and then contact the Department of Residential Life for additional required forms at rlif@plu.edu or 253-535-7200.

South Hall Apartment Selection Timeline (2020-2021)

February 6th (5 pm – 7 pm) and 12th (11 am – 1 pm) – South Hall Tabling in AUC

February 16th (4 pm – 6 pm) and 18th (10 am – 11 am and 6 pm – 7 pm) – South Hall Open House in South Hall

February 19th (11:59 pm) – Applications Due

1st Week of March – South Hall Apartment Approval Notifications sent via PLU email

March 16th – South Hall Apartment Selection Event in South Hall Lobby.  Students who cannot attend the event need to find a proxy, this proxy may be your future roommate or a friend. The proxy needs to attend the event at the students designated time and will need to bring the completed Proxy Form with them.

March through August – Wait Listed Students will be contacted as space becomes available via PLU email

April 1st (11:59 pm) –  South Hall Fall Cancellation Deadline (rates variable)

Students who wish to cancel their South Hall Fall assignment must submit a housing cancellation form prior to this date or receive a fee