Arranging Housing

Arranging for on-campus housing when you return from overseas

Returning University at Albany students can download the forms necessary to apply for on-campus housing on the Residential Life website.  

Housing Sign-Up application procedures (including the online application for dormitory and apartment style-residences), deadlines, and deposit payment instructions ( are located at:

If you are returning for the spring semester, start the on-campus housing process in early October.  

If you are returning for fall semester, the application process opens in mid-February. 

If you have questions regarding on-campus housing, please contact the Office of Residential Life directly:

State Quad U-Lounge
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222 

Phone: (518) 442-5875
FAX (518) 442-5835

Other SUNY and Non-SUNY returning students should check with the housing office at their home campus regarding housing procedures and deadlines.

Last modified 02/16/2015