Your answers to the profile questions will allow you to match and be matched with
potential roommates. You will also create a screen name that will allow you to communicate
with other admitted students who have applied for housing while protecting your privacy.
Screen names must be unique. We do not reccommend using your first or last name for
Submit your application
Before submitting your housing application, you are required to pay a $100 nonrefundable
Students with extenuating circumstances may request to have application fee deferred
until the fall by completing the deferral form.
For residents of differing gender identities and sexual orientations to live in a
supportive and understanding environment regardless of sex assigned at birth.
SELECT YOUR ROOMMATE
After submitting your housing application, you will receive an email with information
on selecting your roommate through the “My Housing Portal” in Self Service Carolina. Roommate matching will remain open until May 17.
Options for choosing a roommate
Once in the Housing Portal, you will have two options for choosing a roommate:
Option 1: Using their screen name, select a student with whom you wish to live. Once
the request is sent and accepted by the student, you will both receive confirmation
Option 2: View the profiles of potential roommate matches. This list includes the
top 25 students who best fit your needs based on the questions you answered when completing
the housing application. You can use this screen name to email the student and begin
Once you find a roommate, send a roommate request. Both you and the roommate you requested
will receive confirmation emails.
If you do not want to roommate match, you can view the profiles of the student(s)
who selected the same room as you during the room selection process.
Note: Regardless of which option you choose, you can return to the housing application
in the Housing Portal to review, cancel or find a new roommate at any time.
CHECK OUT YOUR RESIDENCE HALL OPTIONS
Residence Hall Options
We offer traditional, pod, suite, and apartment style style residence halls. Take
a look inside each residence hall with our 360 video tours. Styles and pricing vary,
so be sure to review our current Rates & Fees.
SELECT YOUR RESIDENCE HALL AND ROOM
Residence Hall & Room
Beginning in early June, students who apply by May 3 will go through room selection
in the “My Housing Portal” in Self Service Carolina during a designated selection
day and time. These dates and times vary by building and community, and will be sent
to you via email in late May.
Priority for residence hall and room selection is based on the day and time the student
submits the housing application. Roommates with the earliest day and time should make
the selection on behalf of both roommates.
Note: If you are accepted to a Living and Learning Community, you will select only
your room. Living and Learning Communities will go through room selection first.
GET READY TO CALL CAROLINA HOME!
One of the most memorable days of your college experience is move-in day. Learn everything
you need to know about packing, loading, unloading, unpacking and setting up your
room on our move-in page.
Note: As we approach move-in day, the move-in tab will appear in your Housing Portal
with more information specific to you.
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