It’s that time of the year! The Office of Residence Life is
gearing up for the 2013-2014 Housing Selection Process.
Current St. John’s students (residents and commuters) are all
invited to participate in housing selection. The process
allows students to select their residential community, room or
apartment, and roommates for the upcoming academic year.
Please read through the information below and pay special attention
to the deadlines and requirements for current students to
participate throughout the process. Please re-visit our
website in the spring for further updates. For questions, visit the
Office of Residence Life (Rear entrance of Donovan Hall-lower
level), email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call
The Housing Selection Process has three major steps that must be
Step 1: Submit $500 housing deposit to Student Financial
Pay housing deposit Monday, January 14,
2013 until Friday, February 8, 2013 by 3pm EST.
Students can make in person payments directly to the Student
Financial Services (Bent Hall), by phone, by mail, by check or
credit card online.
- To make online payments students must log into their personal
UIS account. Once logged in please select “Menu”, then
“Student Account”, and then “Housing Application for Continuing
Students”. If you have a designated authorized user (parent or
guardian) they can pay the Fall Continuing Student Housing
Selection Deposit on your behalf by going online to the Student
- Mailed Checks must be made payable to St. John’s University and
include the students ID number and “Fall Cont. Housing
Selection Deposit” in the memo of the check.
St. John’s University
Office of Student Financial
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
- Housing deposits will not be accepted after 3:00 p.m. EST
Friday, February 08, 2013. Deposits NOT received by the
deadline (Late or unable to pay by deadline), will
not be eligible to participate in Housing Selection Process and are
invited to participate in our Housing Intent process beginning
Thursday May 2, 2013.
* All prior financial obligations and Spring 2013 balances
must be satisfied in order for a housing deposit to be accepted.
Any attempt to pay a deposit with an outstanding balance will not
be reflected as a housing deposit payment. Credits on student
accounts from current or past semesters cannot be
used to satisfy a housing deposit for the Fall 2013
process.Please note a housing deposit does not
guarantee participation in the University Housing Selection
Step 2: Complete Online Housing Application & Agreement
by 4:00p.m. Monday, March 11, 2013. This step is required to
continue the review of a student’s eligibility to obtain a housing
- Students who paid the Fall 2013 housing deposits by the
deadline and who have met all eligibility requirements for housing
selection participation will have access to the online housing
- Housing application eligibility is determined
by a student’s conduct history and academic G.P.A. standing.
We do require our continuing students to have a 1.95 G.P.A.
or higher to apply for housing.
- How will I know I’m eligible to continue in the process?
Students will receive an email notification on Thursday,
February 21, 2013 informing them whether or not they have
been selected or disqualified from moving forward in the Housing
- If eligible to move forward in the process students will
receive in their email notification a personalized link to the
online application. Housing Application can only be submitted
online via the link provided and are due by 4:00 p.m. EST
Monday, March 11, 2013
Step 3: Participate in “Housing Selection Daze” (students will
be assigned a date & time)
- Students who have completed Step 1 and Step 2 by established
deadlines will be reviewed for eligibility to participate in
“Housing Selection Daze”. Participant invitations are
determined by either an individual or group selection points.
Housing selection points are calculated using class standing,
G.P.A., and student conduct history.
- On Friday, March 22, 2013
students will receive to their STJ email account a notification,
informing them if they are eligible to receive an appointment to
- “Housing Selection Daze” is scheduled
for the week of Wednesday, April 10, 2013 through Friday, April 19,
- Appointment times will be assigned based on priority utilizing
housing selection point criteria. You will be notified by
email to your STJ email account on Friday,
March 23, 2012
Important Notice regarding housing availability and
Continuing student housing spaces are limited and will require
review of every student requesting to continue to reside in
University Housing. Students who
make eligibility and have completed steps 1 and 2, but are not
offered a housing appointment during “Housing Selection Daze”; will
automatically be added to our waiting list. As a continuing
student you will have the opportunity to request roommates and
suitemates through our application process, so begin to have honest
conversations with classmates and identify a priority list of the
communities in which you wish to live.
Community options are clustered by
Sophomores are welcomed to Century Hall, Carey Hall,
O’Connor Hall, and Henley Road
• Our Rising
Juniors and Seniors are
welcomed to Henley Road, Goethals Apts., Coolidge Apts., Seton
Complex, and Founder’s Village.
• Graduate and
compatible undergraduates are welcomed to DePaul Townhouses and
• Law students
are welcomed to DePaul Townhouses.
*Students selecting Century, Carey, and O’Connor Halls are
required to have a University meal plan.