Once you’ve been admitted to NMSU, you’re able to utilize the Apply
From the housing homepage, www.nmsu.edu/~housing, select Apply for
Housing, located under the Future Residents heading.
If you’re not familiar with the different housing and dining options
available, you might want to explore this page and its various links
first.“Students Entering as
Freshman” will provide you with residence hall descriptions, floor plans
and pictures.“Students Entering
as Transfers” will provide the same information for our apartment
Once logged in, your name and student ID number will appear at the top
of the screen.
At the bottom of this page, you’re asked to select an application type
and time frame.The dropdown menu
gives you several options: Freshman Housing and Dining (open to anyone
who wants both services), Housing only (open to continuing or transfer
students only), Dining only, or Family Housing.Select the option which best meets
The Student Housing License Agreement details the terms and conditions
of your stay in campus housing.It’s a lengthy document but please take the time to read through
Student housing agreements run the full academic year. That means you
agree to stay in campus housing for both the fall and spring semesters.
You may wish to print a copy of this document for your files.
Scroll down the page as you read the agreement.When you’re ready, click on the “I
Agree” box and then click Next>>.
If you’re completing an application for both housing and dining, your
next page will be the Dining Services Agreement.The same information applies.Please read the document thoroughly
before clicking on the “I Agree” box.The dining agreement runs the full academic year as well.
The Personal Preferences page allows us to collect some specific
information about you.Answer the
question and/or fill in the requested information for each item.
Please note that we make every effort to accommodate your apartment or
room type preference but are not always able to do so.If your preference is unavailable, we
will assign you to the next most acceptable space.
When you’ve completed this page, click Continue>>.
The Living Preferences page allows you to select the facilities you’re
interested in living in.You can
enter up to four different selections; please provide at least
three.Assignments are made based
on the date of application.The
earlier you apply, the more likely we’ll be able to help with an
assignment into your first or second preference.
Once your application has been processed, you can update your Living
Preferences using your MyHousing account.More information on MyHousing can be
found at the end of this tutorial.
This is the last page of the application.Once you click Submit Application, you
are an active applicant with campus housing.Submitting the application invokes the
housing (and dining if applicable) agreement(s) and applies charges to
your NMSU student account.The
next screen will take you into NMSU’s web payment portal, allowing you
to enter credit card information to cover the charges.If you don’t pay the charges right
away, they will stay on your account as a balance due - even if you end
up not attending NMSU.Once you
hit submit, if your plans change, be sure to let us know IN WRITING of
This page confirms that your application was submitted
successfully.It also provides a
direct link to the online payment system so your charges can be paid.
It’s important to note that you are now considered an active housing
with this application are now your responsibility.If you change your mind about the
services you’ve just applied for, you MUST CANCEL IN WRITING.
Once logged in, your overview page will appear.This shows your status currently with
By utilizing the links from the left sidebar, you can update personal
preferences,make changes to your
living area choices by using the Room Preferences tab, or select a
roommate.Note: in order to
select a roommate, the other student must also be an active housing