Application & Reservation Timeline

Application & Reservation Timeline


We have broken down the timeline by Agreement period. Some communities have additional applications and priority dates to be aware of.

All Students: Housing Application for the 2022 Summer and 2022-2023 Academic Year will open on February 10, 2022.

To apply for housing:

  1. Log into CIS
  2. Under the "Student" section, select "Student Homepage"
  3. Click on the "Student Housing" tile
  4. Select "Housing & Residential Education" from the left-hand menu, then click "Housing U"
  5. Click on the Apply Tab
  6. Select the applicable application
  7. Apply!

For more information on the move-in process, check out our Move-In page.

"Student Housing" text under gray house icon from CIS portal

Student Housing tile in CIS

Note: If you receive an error page when trying to access "Housing U" through your CIS account, please contact our office and we can solve this issue for you. Send an email to info@housing.utah.edu with your name and UID indicating that you are unable to access the application because of the error page. 

2022 spring ONLY

November 1
  • Spring 2022 Housing Application opens.
Academic Year Timeline
Housing Application Timeline

2022-2023 Academic Year

Important Dates for First Year Prospective residents, current residents & U students, and transfer students:

February 10
  • 2022-23 Housing Application Opens.
March 10
  • Living Learning Community Priority Deadline *earlier deadlines may apply for some LLC/TC options
March 15
March 28 - April 1
  • LLC Room Reservations
April 1
  • Priority Housing Application Deadline
April 7 - 15
  • Traditional Housing Room Reservations: Login on your reservation time to select a room and pay the reservation fee
    • For students who applied by April 1
April 19
  • Open sign up begins at 9 a.m. (MT) for room reservations
May 1 
  • Last day to cancel housing contract without penalty. $200 reservation is refunded to students who cancel by this date
August 16-18
  • Fall Move-In Week
Welcome home! LLC Housing Timeline for Newly Admitted First-Year Students
Welcome Home! LLC & TC Timeline For Current, Returning, & Transfer Students

Living Learning and Theme Community Timeline 

2020-2021 Academic Year Timeline for LLC/TCs

Some of our LLCs require an additional application; for more information, visit our Living Learning and Theme Community webpage to learn more about these communities and what special application information is required (as applicable). Please be aware that some Living Learning Community and Theme Communities (Marriott Honors Community, Officers Circle Honors House, and Lassonde Studios) begin accepting applications as early as October and are due earlier. For all other Living Learning and Theme Communities, the deadline is March 10, 2022.

Please be aware that some Living Learning Communities and Theme Communities (including Honors and Lassonde) run a waitlist that is separate from the Traditional Housing waitlist.

 

October 1
November 1
December 1
  • Admissions Application Due (for prospective/new or transfer students). Apply by this date to be automatically considered for merit scholarships.
  • Honors Priority Deadline for newly Admitted First-Year Students (Apply by this date to be eligible for honors housing, through the Honors College.
January 15
  • University Admissions Decisions Available.
    • For students who applied by the December 1 Early Action date.
  • Honors College Admissions Decisions.
    • For students who applied by the November 1 priority date
February 10
  • HRE Housing Application for 2022-2023 Academic Year Opens!
  • HRE Housing Application for 2022 Summer Semester Opens!
March 10
  •  LLC and TC priority application date.
    • You must apply through Housing U for all communities, including Lassonde Studios & Honors.
  • Lassonde Studios Priority Deadline for all students. Application available here.
March 26
  • Notifications of LLC/TC Acceptance Decisions.
March 28 - April 1
  • LLC/TC Room Reservations. Login on your reservation time to select a room and pay the reservation fee.
  • If students are accepted into an LLC/TC and they do not reserve their LLC/TC space (during this reservation period), they will be placed into the General Housing Reservation Process (see below).
April 1
  • April 1: Priority Housing Application Deadline for all students (including Non-LLC/TC spaces).
April 7 - 15
  • Traditional Housing Room Reservations: Login on your reservation time to select a room and pay the reservation fee
    • For students who applied by April 1
August 16-18
  • Fall Move-In Week

 

2021 Summer

To be eligible to live on campus over the summer semester, you must be taking at least one (1) credit hour or be able to demonstrate that you are affiliated with a University of Utah Internship or Research Project.

 

February 10
  • Summer Housing Application Available!
April 1
  • May Break Housing Application Available.
April 22
  • May Break Housing Application and payment due.
May 8
  • Spring Closing. Must move out of spaces by 2 p.m. if not participating in May Break Housing.
May 8-14
  • May Break. No Meal Service.
May 13
May 14
  • Summer Move-In Day! Begins at 9 a.m.
July 1
  • August Break Housing Application Available.
July 19
  • August Break Housing Application and payment due.
August 7
  • Residence Halls and Apartments Close. Residents must move out by 2 p.m. if not participating in Break Housing.
August 7-19
  • August Break. No Meal Service.
August 13
  • Early Arrival for fall 2021 for students with approved University-sponsored activities or requirements.
August 17-19
  • Fall 2021 Move-In Week