Residence Life & Student Housing

Apply for Housing

SMU Housing Portal

Routine maintenance scheduled for Sunday, June 7 is complete and the portal is available for student log in.


Welcome to living on-campus! To apply for housing, students may log into the housing portal using their SMU ID and password.

When may students apply?

  • All incoming First-year & Transfer students may complete the housing application & license agreement after paying their SMU Deposit with the office of Undergraduate Admissions. Please allow at least 5 business days after payment is processed.
  • Current undergraduate resident "reapplication" for the 2015-16 academic year was held in February. Applications received after May 1 will be made on a space available basis.
  • Students who do not currently live on-campus may apply after March 16th, and should contact RLSH for information about how to apply.
  • Graduate students interested in living on-campus should contact RLSH for information about availability and the application process.

In order to log in, you will need your SMU ID number and SMU password.

You may use any browser, but we recommend Firefox or Chrome.