How To Apply For Housing

How to Apply for Housing:

Once you have submitted your housing deposits (Residence Hall Deposit & Damage Deposit), the next step is to complete your online housing application. You are just one click away from applying for housing on the Metropolitan Campus. You will need your FDU email address and password in order to begin the online housing application. Please follow the instructions below to apply online for housing.

IMPORTANT: After you create your FDU Webmail Account, please wait 72 hours before attempting to log-in to MyHousing to apply for housing. Your FDU Webmail Account information must be pulled into the MyHousing system before you are able to access the site. If you attempt to apply immediately after creating your FDU Webmail Account, you will receive an error message. 

  Step 1 - Click here to begin the online housing application process.

  Step 2 -  Enter your Username and Password which is your webmail account. If you do not already      
                     have one, you can set it up here:

  Step 3 -  Select "ApplyOnline"

  Step 4 -  Select one of the below applications:

                   NEW STUDENTS, select Fall 2014: New Student Application and select Next
                   (this includes all new international, domestic, and transfer students who will be attending FDU)

                   RETURNING STUDENTS, select Returning Resident Application and select Next
(this includes all students who lived on-campus for the entire 2013-2014 academic year.)

                   FDU COMMUTER STUDENTS, select Commuter Student Application and select Next.
                   (this includes students that currently commute or have not lived on-campus since 12/31/13.)

   IMPORTANT: Read carefully through the Agreement section. Once you select "I Agree" you have agreed
to the terms of the Housing and Meal Plan Contract for the full 2014-2015 academic year. (Spring Applicants
   are agreeing for the Full Academic Semester).

    Step 5 - You will now be prompted to answer questions regarding your Personal Preferences which 
                      will be used to help match you with a roommate. You will also be asked to select a meal plan 
                      which is required for all students living in the residence halls. You will then be asked to rank 
                      your Living Preferences in the order of where you desire to live most on campus.
                      (Note: All first-year freshmen are assigned to the Lindens with the exception of those students                                       accepted into one of our Special Living Options).

    Step 6 - Select "Complete Application".

    Step 7 - Once you have completed the online application, you will receive a thank you screen with 
                      further information. If you do not see this screen, you have not completed the application.

Technical Issues

If you are having any technical issues applying online, please send an email, with Subject “Applying Online Technical Issue” to Attach a screen shot of the error message you are receiving, and a description of the issue you are experiencing, so that we may better assist you.

If you are having trouble creating a new FDU Webmail Account, please contact UTAC (University Technical Assistance Center) at (973) 443-8822 or