New Resident

As a newly accepted or current Rockhurst University student who has not yet lived on campus, you will use this website to apply for campus housing, sign your contract (lease agreement), pay your $200 pre-payment fee with a credit card (new students only), and submit your housing preferences. The pre-payment of $200 will be required and will be applied towards your first bill, the pre-payment is not refundable.  All of the information is here to make your housing application experience quick and easy. Information on housing rates may be found on the contract packet linked below.  All incoming students may apply to live in one of our campus residence halls.

Final Exam Housing:
Finals week can be a very stressful time.  As a communter student there can be added stress with traveling to and from campus, fixing meals as well as early or late finals. We want to assist you by giving you the opportunity to set your self up for success.  We are offering commuter students the option to move on campus during finals from Tuesday, December 8th through Tuesday, December 15th at 5:30pm.  There will be $150.00 fee to participate and this amount will be automatically added to your student account.  This $150.00 includess 8 days of lodging and 16 meals.  Please sign up before Friday, December 4th at noon.  Complete the Final Exam Housing and your are set.

Below is our Spring 2016 Housing Application. 

We will open our Fall 2016 Application December 2015.

Please follow the simple housing application instructions below:
1) Before applying, please download, print, and review the housing contract. 2015-2016 Residence Life Contract (PDF)
2) Apply On Line - This application is for students who have not lived in on campus housing at Rockhurst.  By completing this application you are contracting for the entire academice year (Fall to Spring).

Additional Forms and Information

Please follow the links below to access additional Rockhurst housing information and forms.
Housing Forms
Housing Requirements
2015-2016 Residence Life Contract (PDF)

Already thinking ahead to your second year at Rockhurst? 

After your first year at Rockhurst you'll be able to choose your housing option for your second year in housing. To plan for your second year, you may choose between the Residence Halls or you may apply with a group to live in one of the Townhouse Village apartments (THV) for your sophomore year. Returning housing application will begin January 2017. Make sure to complete the  online application (no matter which housing option you choose). Then, if you want to apply with a group to live in a Townhouse Village apartment, you'll just need to download the necessary THV application form, found on the  application page. Please remember it is a very competitive process.

Questions? Just contact the Residence Life office at 816-501-4663.