Applying for Housing: Returning Students

Updated 2/6/2024


2024-25 Returning Student Housing Timeline 2024-25 Returning Student Housing Timeline


2024-2025 Housing Application Details

March 1

  • Application Phase** Opens

    • At noon on March 1st, Housing Applications for 2024-2025 will go live on our housing portal.
    • Phase 1 of Housing Application includes:
      • Signing the contract, reviewing personal information, and reviewing housing updates for 2024-25
      • Paying the Housing Deposit. Learn how to pay the housing deposit here.

**The Application Phase must be completed by March 31st, 2024 at 11:59pm PST to be considered on-time.

Required to live on campus for 2024-25 NOT Required to live on campus for 2024-25

Required residents who do not complete the Application Phase on-time will be given a Room Selection timeslot for the final day of room selection. However, they will be eligible for roommate group building.

Students who are not required to live on campus for the 2024-25 academic year who do not complete the Application Phase on-time will

(1) NOT be eligible to participate in the Roommate Building phase,

(2) will NOT be eligible to participate in Room Selection, and

(3) will NOT be guaranteed a spot on campus and will be added to a housing waitlist. 

March 31

April 5-10

  • Living Learning Community (LLC) Offer Acceptance

    • LLC offers will be sent to students during the week of April 5th. Students must accept their LLC offer by April 10th.

April 5-11

April 11

  • Housing Accommodation Process must be completed by April 11

    • Students seeking a housing or dining accommodation for the 2024-2025 period must complete the documentation process with the Office of Student Accessibility (OSA) by April 11th in order for their accommodation needs to be met during room selection. Learn more about housing accommodations here. Students approved for accommodations after 4/11/2024 will be placed on a waiting list for their accommodation and the Office of Campus Living will place students into housing that meets their accommodations as space becomes available.

April 15-19

  • Room Selection Phase

    • Phase 3 of the Housing Application includes:

      • Room Selection

      • Meal Plan Selection

Housing Resource Guides

Collegiate Concepts MicroFridge Rentals (Fall Semester Only)

If you are interested in renting a MicroFridge please visit the Collegiate Concepts website before the August deadline. When completing an online form, please leave your room number blank. Campus Living will work with Collegiate Concepts to get your MicroFridge delivered to the correct room to avoid mistakes.

Collegiate Concepts

GradGaurd Renters Insurance

Lewis & Clark College does not cover the cost of your personal belongings being stolen or damaged. Due to this, you are heavily encouraged to obtain renter’s insurance, or explore whether family policies cover your belongings, before you move-in. 

Learn more about GradGaurd and purchase coverage