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Residence Life

Residence Life


Move-In Day Reminders

All Students MUST:

  • Cancel their Housing Assignment before July 31, to avoid an increased cancellation penalty.
  • Have All University fees paid prior to the Fee Payment Deadline- August 4
    • Students who do not have their fees paid may have their classes dropped.  Students are NOT able to check in, unless they are registered for classes. Be sure to check you Student Invoice in CougarNet to be sure you do not have an outstanding balance.


  • Have scheduled a Check-In Appointment by August 1: Make a Check In Appointment in the Housing Portal.
  • Have a CSU ID Card to Check-In.  ID's can be made by visiting the University Police Station, Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm.
  • Check their Housing Portal often for Overflow Housing Updates.





New Freshman Dorm 1


New Freshman Dorm 2


Move-In Day

RiverPark Campus: August 11

Main Campus: August 13

Students are able to schedule a check-in appointment within the Housing Portal.


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 log-in, however the students portal can be accessed using your CougarNet log-in 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, Floor Plans, 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
  • Leadership and Involvement Opportunities