IT IS EXCITING!
IT IS ALL ONLINE AND . . .
IT IS SO EASY!
NEW RESIDENTS – YOU GET TO CHOOSE YOUR ROOM AND YOUR ROOMMATE!
For Fall, 2018 – any new incoming student whose completed housing application is received on or before July 22, 2018 will be
eligible to have the option of CHOOSING THE ROOM/ROOMMATE OF THEIR CHOICE online!
LOG ONTO THE PORTAL, Access the system – Look for “Housing Home”
- Update your preferences and confirm your roommate choice(s)
- As soon as this is complete, you will see your Selection start time and date..CHOOSE from available spaces!
At your start date/time: LOG back ONTO THE PORTAL, Access the system – Look for “Housing Home”
- Choose from the spaces available and pull in your confirmed roommates!
GOT QUESTIONS? We have answers – Check out our FAQ page!
- 2018 Terms and Conditions
- Housing Rates
- Hall Layouts
- Ackerman Communities
SEE HOW THE PROCESS WORKS!
IMPORTANT SELECTION DATES / DEADLINES
NOTE: FOR THIS PROCESS YOU
WILL NEED TO USE A LAPTOP OR
OR STANDARD COMPUTER!
– NO CELL PHONES! –
OUR CURRENT SOFTWARE DOES NOT COMMUNICATE WITH
CELL PHONES (Our apologies – We are in the process of updating it).
PLEASE USE A LAPTOP OR STANDARD COMPUTER
FOR ALL ASPECTS OF THIS PROCESS.
ACCESS, READ & UNDERSTAND
THE TERMS OF SERVICE & CONFIRM
YOUR PREFERENCES TO PARTICIPATE
IN THE PROCESS & FIND OUT
WHEN YOUR SELECTION TIME SLOT
- Starting at 10 am, Log onto the WOU Portal, look for
Housing Home. You will be able to access and read the
Terms and Conditions of Service. Understand that by
participating in the Housing Selection Process (this
includes being pulled in as a roommate) you agree to
these Terms and Conditions for the process.
- You can and should update your preferences (Roommates,
Meal Plan and Contact Info).
- If you don’t have any edits to make to this information, just
click on the blue “next” button to submit your preferences as
they stand. Completing this part of the process will generate
your Selection Start Date and Time.
- You don’t have to “hurry” to do this part of the process, but
you DO NEED TO COMPLETE YOUR PREFERENCES
PRIOR TO THE SELECTION PHASE AND . . .
TO SEE WHEN YOUR SELECTION TIME SLOT WILL BEGIN.
The sooner you do this, the sooner you will know when you
can go into the system to make your selections and can make
plans to make sure that you are available at that time!
- THIS is when you add your roommate choices and
they add YOU as THEIR roommate choice to confirm
each other. Doing this will allow you to pull roommates into
a space you select, or to be pulled in by someone else.
- REMEMBER, ONLY CONFIRMED ROOMMATES WILL
SHOW UP IN THE SELECTION PROCESS TO PULL IN
OTHERS OR BE PULLED IN BY OTHERS.
ONLINE ROOM SELECTION STARTS!
– NO PHONES – YOU MUST USE A
COMPUTER FOR THIS PROCESS!
FOR THE BEST SELECTION – LOG ONTO THE PORTAL
ASAP WHEN YOUR TIME-SLOT STARTS AND CHOOSE
YOUR ROOM OR APARTMENT! – Use a Computer!
This will run from 3-9 PM* daily in Priority Date Order
(The date that your completed housing application was received.)
through June 12. The process will then run 24-7 until
5 PM on Tuesday, July 31.
- CHECK WITH YOUR CHOSEN ROOMMATE – THE
ROOMMATE WITH THE EARLIEST START TIME
SHOULD PULL OTHERS IN.
- REMEMBER TO SELECT AND PULL IN YOUR
*Once your time-slot begins, you will then have unlimited access
to the system to complete or make changes to any of your
preferences or selections until the process closes at . . .
5 pm, TUESDAY, JULY 31, 2018
DEADLINE TO BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE
IN ONLINE ROOM SELECTION FOR FALL 2018
– To be eligible to have the option to select
your room/roommate online your completed
housing application must be received by
July 22, 2018.
YOU WILL HAVE ACCESS TO THE
SELECTION SYSTEM TO MAKE, CHECK
AND UPDATE YOUR SELECTIONS
UNTIL 5 PM, JULY 31, 2018
Things happen. Plans change. You can and should be accessing
your placement information on the WOU Portal throughout the
You can make changes to your preferences, your selected room,
and roommate as well as your meal plan – all just by logging back
into the system.
REMEMBER – NO PHONES – YOU MUST USE A
COMPUTER FOR THIS PROCESS!
ROOM SYNC is AVAILABLE
Room Sync is a TOOL that you can use to help you
FIND and CONNECT with YOUR PERFECT MATCH!
REMEMBER – This just helps you FIND a Roommate –
EACH OF YOU will then have to CONFIRM your
Roommate Choice in the Housing Renewal Process by
updating your preferences and listing your roommate
Check your WOU email! The link for Room Sync and
your specific login information was sent out to you in
our May email to you.
CONGRATULATIONS! We are excited to welcome you
to our beautiful campus this Fall!
FALL MOVE IN STARTS AT 9 AM
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16!