Room Draw Dates

General Information
Please read the information below carefully to note application dates, deadlines, etc.; students are responsible for the information below. Detailed descriptions of each housing option can be found in the Room Draw Book and on our Residence Life web page.

Some important notes regarding room draw:

  • The process to apply for certain rooms during PHASE ONE is done two ways: through the Residence Life website, OR by submitting a paper application; please note the application instructions below.
  • You may include your name on only one housing application at a time.
  • If you successfully draw into a room, you may not apply for any other housing.
  • Room draw numbers are assigned based on a number of credits a student has completed.

Information Sessions
You are encouraged to attend one of the following information sessions:
     February 10   Brunsdale Lounge at 8:00 p.m.
     April 6             Brunsdale Lounge at 8:00 p.m.
     April 11            Ylvisaker at 7:00 p.m., Brandt at 8:00 p.m., and Olson at 9:00 p.m.


Phase One

Baker Village (eighteen townhouses)

     January        29    General information and applications available on the Residence Life
                                      website and in the Residence Life Office
     February      10     Applications due in the Residence Life Office by noon

     February      11     Groups ranked by credit average and posted in the Residence Life
                                      Office at noon
     February      12     Townhouse and room selection in Mott at 4:00

Prairie Houses (three houses)

    January        29    General information and applications available on the Residence Life
                                     website and in the Residence Life Office
     February      17    Applications due in the Residence Life Office by noon, groups ranked
                                     by credit average and posted in the Residence Life Office at 4:00
     February      18    House and room selection in the Residence Life Office at 4:00

College Apartments with kitchens (six apartments)

     January        29    General information and applications available on the Residence Life
                                      website and in the Residence Life Office
     February       24     Applications due in the Residence Life Office by noon, groups
                                       ranked by credit average and posted in the Residence Life Office
                                       at 4:00
     February       25     House and room selection in the Residence Life Office at  
                                      4:00               

Sustainability House (co-ed)

      January       29    General information and applications available on the Residence Life
                                     website 
      February     24     Individual applications or group applications of two, three, or four
                                     students submitted through the Residence Life website by noon
      March           1     Nine residents selected, names posted in the Residence Life office
                                    at noon; students selected will be notified of the room selection
                                    time.

Farwell Gender Inclusive Cluster

     January       29      General information and applications available on the Residence
                                       Life website
     February     24       Individual applications submitted through the Residence Life
                                      website by noon
     March           1       Thirteen residents selected, names posted in the Residence Life Office
                                      at noon; room selection in the Residence Life office at 4:00

Norby Global House (co-ed)

     January      29       General information and applications available on the Residence Life
                                      website and in the Residence Life Office
     February    24        Applications due in the Residence Life office by noon
     March          1        Groups ranked and posted in the Residence Life office at noon;
                                      room selection in the Residence Life office at 4:00 pm

Off-campus

     January       29      General information and applications available on the Residence Life
                                      website and in the Residence Life Office
     March           7       Applications due in the Residence Life Office by noon
     March          10      Approvals posted in the Residence Life Office at noon

 

Phase Two

     April           1        $300.00 continuing enrollment deposit due in Office for
                                    Financial Services by 4:00 p.m.
                                    (deposit required to participate in room draw)
     April            1       Farwell clusters, Olson, Miller and Dieseth suites, and three-person
                                    apartment applications available in the Residence Life Office and
                                    on the website
     April            1        Room draw cards mailed to SPOs

 

April 12-13-14-19-20 2016     Registration for fall 2016 classes
                                          (Registration required to participate in room draw)

     April        10        Need a roommate? Informal gathering for students looking for
                                    roommates in Brunsdale Lounge at 9:00 p.m.


     April         21        Cluster, suite, and triple-occupancy apartment applications due in
                                     the Residence Life Office by 4:00

     April         25        Cluster, suite, and triple-occupancy apartment rankings posted in
                                     the Residence Life Office at 4:00

     April         28         Cluster, suite, and triple-occupancy apartment selection in
                                      Mott/Borlaug at 5:00 p.m.

     April         28        Single room selection in Mott/Borlaug at 6:00 p.m.

     April         28        Triple room selection in Mott/Borlaug at 6:30 p.m.

     May            3         Room draw for double rooms with draw number averages
                                     1 through 450 beginning at 6:00 p.m.
                                      (seating outside of Oneota Market)

     May            4         Room draw for double rooms with draw number averages 451 and
                                    above beginning at 6:00 p.m. (seating outside of Oneota Market)