What are the residence halls
At our Queens campus, our residence halls were built within the
past 10 years and all have in-suite bathrooms. At our Staten
Island campus, resident students live in garden-style apartments
adjacent to campus. Residents at our Manhattan campus share
doubles, triples or quads and share common bathrooms.
Residence hall rooms are included in our campus
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How are residence hall and roommate assignments made?
New freshmen are placed in housing based on the information
submitted in the Housing Application and Roommate
Questionnaire. Returning students participate in housing
selection each spring.
When do admitted students receive their housing
Students will receive their housing assignments about one month
prior to move-in if they have paid their housing deposit before the
Is campus housing available for transfer students?
Housing is available for transfer students.
Does the University guarantee
University housing is available for freshman and sophomore
years. Freshmen must submit their $300 enrollment deposit and
$300 housing deposit by May 1 for fall semester enrollment or
by January 15 for spring semester enrollment. Returning
students must meet eligibility requirements to enter housing
selection each year. Returning students should contact the
Office of Residential Life for more information.
Is smoking allowed in University housing
All buildings on campus, including residence halls, are smoke-free
What is the dining hall food
St. John's University Campus Dining Services offers students the
convenience of various locations and healthy dining choices
on our Queens, Staten Island and Manhattan Campuses.
Cafeterias, buffet-style dining, café and late-night dining, food
courts and Starbucks are available and vary by campus.
Are there co-ed dorm
Though each floor and suite in our residence halls are single-sex,
the buildings themselves are co-ed.
Are pets allowed in the resident
Pets are not allowed in any residence hall at the University.