Applications and Assignments

To apply for on-campus housing:     

When applying, be sure to remember:

  • Incomplete applications cannot be processed.

  • Full-time students are prioritized in the assignment process.

  • Reapplying for housing? Review the Lottery and Room Selection instructions and dates.
  • If you need to cancel your housing, go to the Cancellation Requests page.
  • If you have questions, please contact us at law.reslife@nyu.edu.

All applicants must agree to the terms of the license agreement that pertains to their housing selection 

Licensing Periods

  • The 2019-20 Academic Year License Period for all non-graduating students:  August 21, 2019  to 12:00 noon (EST) on Wednesday, May 20, 2020.
  • The 2019-20 Academic Year License Period for graduating students:  August 24, 2019 to 12:00 noon (EST) on Saturday May 23, 2020.
  • The 2019-20 Academic Year License Period for first-year JD students: Begins  August 21. (See Early Arrival Housing Rates).
  • The Fall Semester Only License Period:  August 24, 2019 to December 28, 2019 (Exchange students and December 2019 graduates).
  • The Spring Semester Only License Period: Begins January 12, 2020.