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Apply for 2020-2021 USD Housing

You can submit your housing application once you have paid your university housing deposit. See the Student Housing Application Process section below to get started.

You will need the following information to complete the application:

  • USD student ID number (available on your acceptance letter or by contacting your admissions counselor)
  • Contact information
  • Meal plan preference
  • Residence hall preference
    Note: All first-year students must live in either Beede, Mickelson, Richardson, Olson Halls or Coyote Village (if available)
  • Be ready to answer a short survey used to match roommates (i.e. smoker/non-smoker)

Student Housing Application Process

Before selecting your residence hall and possibly your roommate, there are a few steps to complete in order to access the housing application:

  1. Submit your housing deposit
  2. Pick up your USD account/email
  3. Access your housing application via the myUSD portal account

Room Assignments

Housing assignments are released in June for the fall semester. You will receive your room assignment, contact information for your roommate and important information about living on campus, so please check your USD email account regularly.