Apply for Housing


Apply For Housing

Please allow up to 2 business days for processing of your housing deposit. If after 2 business days you do not see the housing application after logging in, please email to gain access to the correct application.

Continuing Students: *UPDATED* Suite Selection begins April 20th and your application needs to be submitted by April 15th in order to participate.

Graduate & Professionals


For New Students

The housing application will be released to your online Residence screen approximately two business days after you have submitted your $400 housing deposit. Housing preferences are assigned by deposit date, not application date. Please see the Admitted Students section for more information. The priority housing deadline for the 2020-2021 academic year is July 1, 2020. Be sure to submit your housing application by this date in order to be guaranteed a bed for fall!

If you decide not to attend Cal Lutheran, or if you are commuter-eligible and decide to live off-campus, you may receive a refund of the $400 housing deposit if you cancel by August 21, 2020. Cancellations after August 21, 2020 forfeit the housing deposit. Cancellation requests should be emailed to

For Continuing Students

*UPDATED on June 24, 2020*

If you are eligible to do so and decide not to return to on-campus housing, you will need to cancel your housing assignment prior to August 21, 2020 by emailing

Cancellations after August 21, 2020 forfeit the $400 housing deposit.