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Housing Recontracting

Continuing Residents and Current Students Only: We have reached the number of available contracts and waitlist spots for the Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 academic year. Visit Off-Campus Living to learn about the Off-Campus Living Options for Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 academic year.

Male Student Waitlist

We have reached the number of available male waitlist spots for the Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 academic year. Please check back for more information.

Female Student Waitlist

We have reached the number of available female waitlist spots for the Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 academic year. Please check back for more information.

Housing Timeline

The following tables list out the dates of each step of the housing process. Scroll down to access the step-by-step instructions on the housing process. If you are a first-time student, please visit the future student timeline.

Continuing Residents and Current Students Times Contracts Submitted 10/25/16 - Until Contracts Filled
Roommate Selection (must be in same group) 24 hours Nov. 1 - 2, 2016
Room Selection 9 am - 7 pm daily Nov. 2 - 4, 2016
Room Changes 9 am - 4 pm daily Nov. 8 - 9, 2016

New Spring 2017 Student Recontracting for Fall 2017 Times Contracts Submitted 02/07/17
Roommate Selection (must be in same group) 24 hours Not Available
Room Selection 9 am - 7 pm daily Feb. 8, 2017
Room Changes 9 am - 4 pm daily Feb. 9, 2017

The Housing Process

 The housing reservation system is not compatible with Google Chrome, mobile devices or tablets.

Housing at Texas State University can be explained in 3 easy steps: Contract Submission, this is the opportunity to secure a contract which will allow you to live on campus; Roommate Selection, allows students to who know each other to pair up before choosing a space; and Room Selection, where you can choose which hall and room you would like to live in.

For each step you will log into the Texas State Self-Service — you will need your NetID and password. 

 These steps do not take place at the same time, refer to the dates above for when each step occurs.

 

Housing Contract Submission

 Select CatsWeb from the top of the homepage » Click Students » Texas State Self-Service » Student » Housing and Meal Plans » Residential Life Housing and Meal Plans

 Select Apply Online

 Select the semester you will be attending

 Agree to legally binding contract terms

 Answer contract questions

 Submit the $300.00 prepayment

 Select a Dining Plan (Required for all on-campus residents)

 Receive immediate confirmation that contract was successfully submitted

 

Roommate Selection

 Select CatsWeb from the top of the homepage » Click Students » Texas State Self-Service » Student » Housing and Meal Plans » Residential Life Housing and Meal Plans

 Select "MyHousing"

 You may only select one roommate, there is no way to suite match with other students.  All students must accept each other to pair up.

 

Room/Hall Selection

 Select CatsWeb from the top of the homepage » Click Students » Texas State Self-Service » Student » Housing and Meal Plans » Residential Life Housing and Meal Plans

 Select "MyHousing"

 Point to Room Selection—a drop down will appear Select Room Suite

 Find Available Rooms tab will appear

 Screen will populate with available spaces and/or rooms

 Select room/hall choice (Our housing system will show you all available rooms/halls)

 If selecting a space without a roommate (Our housing system will show you all empty spaces)

 If selecting a room with a roommate (Our housing system will show you only empty spaces for you and your roommate(s).  Please note that only one roommate needs to select a room for both parties.)

 If accessing our housing systems during your selection time—Your selection date and time will appear on your MyHousing screen—a “select” button is displayed next to each vacancy.  Please note if you are viewing prior to your selection time there will be no “select" button present

 You will receive a confirmation email of your selection

 There will be a room change process if you would like to change rooms at the end of your room/hall selection process (There may be limited availability of rooms during the room/hall change process and any changes you make will not carry over to your roommate.)