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New and Returning Students - Apply for Housing - Spring 2020

NEW and transfer students
HOUSING APPLICATION OPENS Oct. 10, 2019

As a first year student, this website will act as an online resource guide to help you make an informed decision regarding campus living. Please take the time to browse these pages thoroughly, as there is a lot of information about the on-campus experience that will be important to you.

Living on campus offers the unique ability to experience all that DSU has to offer, learn more about yourself, and help prepare you for life after college. Each residence hall enables you to live with your peers, classmates, and friends.

If you have any other questions or concerns, please contact the Department of Housing and Residential Education at 302.857.6326 or email housing [at] desu.edu. We hope to make your life at DSU as rich and rewarding as possible, as well as feel like home.

HOW TO APPLY - NEW AND TRANSFER STUDENTS

If all criteria is met, you will receive a link to the online housing application in your DSU email account 24 hours after paying housing deposit. PLEASE NOTE: We can only email the housing application link to your DSU email.

Criteria:

  • You must be accepted to the University in order to apply for housing
  • Your DSU email account must be activated and working (see Step 1 on Acceptance letter)
  • Pay appropriate housing deposit starting Oct. 10, 2019

 

Housing Deposit Information:

  • Spring housing deposits can be made here - Nelnet Payment Services
  • Freshman Housing: Evers, Jenkins, Warren-Franklin and Wynder Towers (honor’s housing): Deposit amount is $200 (please select “Traditional Housing Deposit” when paying deposit – Nelnet Payment Services)
  • Transfer Students with minimum of 24 credits: Living & Learning Commons, Tubman Laws Hall: Deposit amount is $200 (please select “Traditional Housing Deposit” when paying deposit – Nelnet Payment Services)
  • Transfer Students with minimum of 27 credits: University Courtyard Apts., University Village Apts: Deposit amount is $400 (please select Courtyard or Village when paying deposit - Nelnet Payment Services)
  • New students will receive a “Welcome” email in their DSU email account providing instructions and the link to the online housing application 24-48 hours after the deposit is paid starting Nov. 10
  • Housing is based on availability and on a first-come, first-serve basis. Housing is not guaranteed. The deposit payment date is irrelevant in this process - so please submit the application as soon it is received
  • For questions, please call 302.857.6326, or email housing [at] desu.edu.

RETURNING students - HOUSING APPLICATION DATES:

starts nov. 5, 2019
courtyard and village apts.
Living and Learning Commons AND tubman laws hall

HOW TO APPLY

Application process for Spring 2020 Housing:

  • To apply for University Courtyard, University Village Apts., must have 27 credits to qualify
  • To apply for LLCommons and Tubman Laws Hall, must have 24 credits to qualify

Criteria for Returning Students:

  • You must be accepted to the University in order to apply for housing
  • You must be registered for Spring Classes. Registration begins Nov. 5-27
  • Your DSU email account must be activated and working
  • Pay appropriate housing deposit

Housing Deposit Information:

  • Spring Housing deposits can be made here - Nelnet Payment Services
  • University Courtyard, University Village Apts. deposit amount is $400 (please select Courtyard or Village when paying deposit - Nelnet Payment Services)
  • Living & Learning Commons and Tubman Laws Hall deposit amount is $200 (please select “Traditional Housing Deposit” when paying deposit – Nelnet Payment Services).
  • Housing is based on availability and on a first-come, first-serve basis. Housing is not guaranteed. The deposit payment date is irrelevant in this process - so please submit the application as soon it is received
  • For questions regarding traditional housing, please contact 302.857.6326, or email housing [at] desu.edu