Areas of Study

All current students may choose this option regardless of their class status. Students must complete the Housing Application and Lottery Application online via BISON.

Residence Hall choice for single rooms with community bathrooms is Ballard West.

In the event that the Single Rooms with community bathrooms are filled and there are remaining students on the list, they will be placed on the Waiting List according to their Lottery Points as Single Rooms with community bathrooms. They will remain on the waiting list for Single Rooms with community bathrooms according to their Lottery Points and will be contacted by Residence Life and Housing when a single room in Ballard West becomes available to them.


Students who have not participated in the Room Lottery process or missed the application deadline will automatically be placed on the waiting list. Residence Life and Housing reserves the right to assign students to vacant spaces.
Students who cancel the room assignment AFTER receiving their room assignments will automatically be charged the $500.00 cancellation fee.

Contact Us

Residence Life and Housing

Ely Center 132

(202) 250-2988

(202) 651-5255

(202) 651-5757

9:00 am-5:00 pm
9:00 am-5:00 pm
9:00 am-5:00 pm
9:00 am-5:00 pm
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