Room Assignments

2021–22 Room and Board Contracting

The 2021–22 application and contract are live in the MyRoom Portal. You can indicate your preferred building on the application, but please note that room placements will be based upon open rooms available at the time. Please review the rates and spring contract terms below. 

Housing Rates

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Housing Assignments for Incoming Students

Apply to live in student housing by completing your housing contract in The contract allows you to select your housing preferences, including residence hall and roommate preferences. You will also have the option to select whether you prefer to live on a single gender floor, co-ed floor, or gender-neutral floor.  

Students who live with a parent or guardian within 20 miles of Illinois Tech’s Mies Campus are eligible for a student housing waiver.  All other waivers will be considered on a case-by-case basis, so make sure to discuss with your admission counselor if this applies to your situation.   

If you have any questions about the housing application or room assignments, please email us at 

Housing Assignments for Current Students

The 2021–22 room and board contracts will be available in during the first half of the spring semester, and emails will be sent to communicate all timelines and updates. The contract must be fully completed and submitted. Please take the time to read through the contract before submission. Your work can be saved if you need to stop midway.  

Graduate and continuing education students can contract to live on campus for just the fall semester by selection “Yes” under the “Fall Only” question in the application. 

Returning Students

Room Selection Information and Dates

Housing applications for returning students will be live on March 1, 2022!  To take part of the room selection process, students should apply prior to 5 p.m. on April 3. All applicants who apply before April 3 will be assigned a selection date and time based on their class as seen in the chart below.  Students applying after April 3 will be able to self select housing on between April 13–20.  All applications submitted past April 20 will be assigned by the Office of Residence Life on a rolling basis. 

All current first-year students have signed a two-year contract, and are required to complete the second year room and board contract to participate in the room selection process. All applications and selection forms are found within the MyRoom portal. Continue checking your hawk email for reminders and updates.  

2021 Room Selection Dates

These dates have been adjusted from the original dates to accommodate for any challenges that may have been caused through the university moving to online learning for the remainder of the academic year.

Statement on Gender Inclusive Housing

The Office of Residence Life offers gender-inclusive housing options in select residence hall locations, providing additional flexibility for students interested in such options. The choice to live in a gender-inclusive room or floor is up to the students at the time of application. No student will be assigned to gender-inclusive room or unity without their expressed consent to live with a specific person of any gender.