How to Apply for Housing
The following information is applicable for first-year students starting at Drexel in the 2020–2021 academic year.
Applying for Drexel housing is easy. Below are detailed steps on how to complete your application.
To submit the deposit:
- Visit DrexelOne
- Click on the Billing + Financial Aid tab
- Click on the eBills link
- Select the Deposits tab
- Select the term for which you are applying for housing
- Follow prompts to submit your payment
NOTE: It may take up to 24-hours after a deposit is submitted for the housing application to become available. The housing application may be accessed via DrexelOne, by clicking on the Housing link.
Step 2: Complete the Housing Application
To access the housing application:
- Visit DrexelOne
- Click on the Campus + Community tab
- Click on the Housing link
- Select the link for your desired housing application
Complete all steps in the housing application and click "submit" on the last page. You will receive a confirmation email once your completed application is submitted, sent to your official Drexel email account.
First-Year Application Guide [PDF]
Step 3: Select Your Roommate(s)
First-Year Roommate matching will take place starting in June. Students may opt to identify a roommate or roommates ahead of first-year self-selection. This step is optional and is limited to students who completed a housing application. Roommate selection will conclude at the end of first-year self-selection.
First-Year Roommate Matching Guide [PDF]
Step 4: Select Your Residence Hall & Room
First-Year Self-Selection will take place in June 2020. Students who apply by Friday, May 15, 2020 will receive a time ticket via their Drexel student email. Students who do not participate in Self-Selection will be given an assignment via their Drexel email by Tuesday, July 7, 2020 by Housing and Residence Life.
First-Year Student Self-Selection Step-by-Step Guide [PDF]
Note: Roommate Matching and Room Self-Selection will take place in June. However, start dates will differ slightly from our original communication. Students will be notified via Drexel email with next steps.
Housing and Residence Life
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Monday - Friday | 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET