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Renew your housing application & select your room for 2021-2022

Renew and Select Your Housing for 2021-2022

Stay in the same room, choose a roommate, and/or move to a different room on campus.

Availability may be limited. Hall demographics may be subject to change.

The live-on experience is an essential part of your education at WKU

All full-time undergraduate students are required to live on campus for two years. Some exemptions apply.

View the Required Housing Policy

February 17-26

Tell Us Where You Are Living For 2021-2022

Whether you plan to live on campus or move off next year, login to the Housing Portal February 17-26 to renew your housing application or complete the living off intention form*. 


Renew by February 26 to Receive Room Selection Access Notification for Phase Two

WKU Housing Renewal: Phase 1 Video Preview

Step-by-Step Instructions


Renew Your Housing Application
  1. Login to the Housing Portal

  2. Select "Apply for Housing" from the top menu

  3. Select "Academic Year 2021-2022"

  4. Complete the application

You can make changes to your application until March 31st.

Choose to Stay in the Same Room & Select a Roommate

You will have the option to stay in the same room and add a roommate during phase one.

To add a roommate, you will need their Roommate Screen Name.   

Frequently Asked Questions

Not Returning Next Year?

Complete the "Not Renewing My Housing" Form

  1. Login to the Housing Portal

  2. Select "Forms" from the drop down menu

  3. Select "Not Renewing Housing"

  4. Complete the form


Access the Housing Portal


March 8-31

Choose Your Room

 During phase two, you can select a new room, add a roommate, join a hall waitlist, and/or update your housing application.

WKU Housing Renewal - Phase 2 Instructions | 2021 Video Preview

Step-by-Step Instructions


Room Selection Access

You will receive an email notifying you of your date and time to select your room in the Housing Portal. 

When you are eligible to select your room:

  1. Login to the Housing Portal

  2. Select "Apply for Housing" from the top menu

  3. Select "Continue" on your Academic Year 2021-2022 application

  4. Using the timeline links at the top, navigate to the last completed page of your application (for most students, it's Choose a Roommate.)  On this page, select save and continue to move on to the "Room Selection" pages

  5. Select your hall and room

  6. Select "Save and Continue"

  7. You (and any roommates assigned) will receive an email confirming the assignment, and the final page of the application will provide a summary of your housing status


Access the Housing Portal 




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 Last Modified 3/4/21