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Application Process & Eligibility

Who Can Apply?

Students should receive their eligibility notices for the Fall 2021 room selection application in the upcomiing weeks.

Housing will be offered using the following priority order:

  1. Scholars in programs that provide four years of housing guarantee or mandate living on campus as a condition of their offer.
  2. New incoming first year and transfer students, and returning second-year students who remained in on-campus housing for the 2020-21 academc year.
  3. Remaining second year students. (Lottery system used to set order of invitations.)
  4. Remaining third and fourth year students.  (Historically we are able to accommodate only a very small group.)

Assuming we are able to offer double occupancy this Fall, we expect to house groups 1 and 2 and some students from group 3.


Application Information


Eligibility Details & How To Apply

Those eligible for Room Selection will be able to submit an application at the end of May 2021.


A confirmation email will be sent to your UC San Diego email account.  Applying for Room Selection doe not issue an automatic housing contract nor indicates that you have secured housing. Basedon availability, those that have submitted a Room Selection Application would then eligible to receive a housing contract in our next phase of the process.