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Housing Application and Room Selection

You are just a few clicks from joining our residential community.

The application and selection process is easy and you have the ability to choose your own room and roommate from day one. While we make it simple, our success coaches are here to guide you every step of the way too.

Step One:


Submitting your Application

Begins October 1st

Secure your spot on-campus by completing your residence hall application. To complete your application, log into MyLIU and get started. Follow these quick steps below:

  1. Log-in to MyLIU
  2. Click on “University Housing”
  3. Click “Apply for Housing”
  4. Complete and Sign the Housing Agreement
  5. Submit your $300 housing deposit via e-payment

Step Two:


Choosing your Roommate

Begins December 1st

After completing your application, you will receive information on how to join RoomSync.

New students are encouraged to use this free social media service to meet and interact with potential roommates. Through RoomSync, you can learn about your peers and match with a roommate for the year. It has never been easier!


Step Three:


Selecting your Room

Begins May 1st

Finally, it is time to select your room! Choose from one of our many residence halls and meal plans. You will receive a date and time to return to MyLIU and select your room. Once you complete this step, you are all set for the semester!


Step Four:


Welcome Home

Begins May 1st

Welcome Home, Sharks! Move-in is one of the most exciting times of the year. Before you arrive in late-August, be sure to check out the What to Bring List and your MyLIU email for more information.

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