Columbus State University Print Logo

Residence Life

Residence Life

WELCOME RESIDENTS AND GUESTS

 

Housing Application Information: NOW ONLINE in the My Housing Portal

New Students, Fall 2015: What's Next

  • Apply for Housing, $200 application and $50 activity fee due
  • Look for roommates (Roommate tools online now)
  • Choose your Room (April/May/June/July)
  • Register for Orientation
  • Complete Financial Aid Paperwork (Priority Deadline: March 13, 2015)
  • Move In (August 11- RiverPark, August 13-Main Campus)

Current Residents:

  • Apply for Housing, if returning Summer or Fall 2015
  • Attend a Room Selection Information Meeting (Throughout March)
  • Choose your Room (April 6-24)
  • Spring Semester Check Out, for those not returning for Summer, final day is May 12

 

What are the Housing Portals?

The housing portals are full of a lot of useful information for both parents and visitors as well as students.  The Parent and visitor portal does not require login, however the students portal can be accessed using your CougarNet login information.  New students typically receive this information within a couple weeks of applying for admission to CSU.

 

Parent and Visitor Portal:

  • Resources: Bursar's Office, Calendar, Dates and Deadlines
  • New Student Information: Housing Requirement, Move-In Day Information, Things to Bring
  • Policies: Community Guide, Deposit Refunds
  • Rates: Meal and Housing Prices, Cancellation Policy
  • Helpful Links: Orientation, Postal Mail, Storage
  • Residence Hall Info: Pictures, Floorplans, Directions

 

Student Portal: Everything that is in the Parent's Portal Plus...

  • Apply for housing
  • Complete Room Selection
  • Forms: Maintenance Request, Room Change, Meal Plan Change, Overnight Guest
  • ResLife Live: Live Chat Option
  • Leadership and Involvement Opportunities