Policies and Procedures

Process Overview: 

1. Pay housing deposit

  • Incoming Freshman and Transfer students: Office of Admissions will assist with deposits and applications.
  • Returning Students: Deposits can be made through your online myFramingham account, or by going to office of Students Accounts

2. Complete application:

  • Incoming Freshman and Transfer students: Access the online housing application is provided by Office of Admissions.
  • Returning Students: Can access the myResLife portal through your online myFramingham account

3. Participate in Room Selection: monitor your student email account to receive your room selection time slot. 

Selection Guidelines:

The Housing Selection Process has been designed to give eligible resident students room selection options while minimizing time demands. The Room Selection Process is generally, seniority based and provides students more options as they gain seniority at FSU. More detailed information is outlined in the Room Selection Guidelines

Resident Life Calendar 

31First year Student Move-in
31Floor meetings at 7:30 pm
2Labor Day (Office of Residence Life closed)
3Returning Students Move-in Day
4Floor meetings at 7:30 pm
16Open Room change period begins
1-11Health and Safety Inspections
14Columbus Day – No Classes (Office of Residence Life closed)
11Veterans’ Day Observed – No Classes (Office of Residence Life closed)
27Residence Halls Close at 6:00 p.m. for Thanksgiving Break
27-29Health and Safety Inspections
1Residence Hall Open at 1:00 pm
624-Hour Quiet Hours Begin
13Semester Classes End
16-20Final Exam Period
20Residence Halls Close at 6:00 p.m. for Winter Break
20-27Health and Safety Inspections
20Returning Student Move-in–Residence Halls Open at 8:00 a.m.
21 Classes and Student Teaching Begin
21Floor Meetings at 7:30 pm
27Health and Safety Check Inspections (Thru Feb. 7)
29Room Change Period Begins
17Presidents’ Day – No Classes (Office of Residence Life closed)
13Residence Halls Close at 6:00 p.m. for Spring Vacation
152020-2021 Housing Deposits Due by 4:00 p.m.
16-20Health and Safety Inspections
22Residence Halls Open at 1:00 p.m
17Summer Session housing Applications Available
20Patriots’ Day – No Classes (Office of Residence Life closed)
124-Hour Quiet hours Begin
8Semester Classes End
11-15Final Exam Period
15Residence Hall Close at 6:00 pm