Winter and Spring Housing

Updated Oct. 2, 2017

In addition to housing contracts that run for the academic year (from September to June), students can also apply to the interest list for housing during the winter and spring or housing for spring only. Available to all students including freshmen, continuing and transfer students.

  • Winter and Spring Housing
    Includes housing during both the winter and spring quarter, starting Jan. 6.
    Cal Poly does not offer housing for just the winter quarter because housing contracts, once in effect, are for the duration of the academic year.
    Eligible for the installment payment plan.

     
  • Spring Housing
    Includes housing during the spring quarter, starting April 1.
    Because the duration of the contract is shorter, the installment payment plan is not available.

Apply for the Interest List

Students interested in living on campus for the winter and spring quarter should fill out the Winter and Spring Campus Housing Interest List form. Students who are interested in living on campus only for spring quarter should fill out the the Spring Campus Housing Interest List form.  

Winter and Spring 2018 Housing Application Steps

  • First week of November
    Students on the winter and spring 2018 housing interest list will be sent an email asking if they are still interested in campus housing.
  • Monday, Nov. 13, 2017
    Those who respond to the email will be emailed application instructions.
  • Friday, Dec. 1, 2017
    Housing contract is due.
  • Friday, Dec. 8, 2017
    Last date to cancel without financial penalty. (A 30-day notice is required.)
  • Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017
    Room assignments are viewable in the online application system.
  • Monday, Dec. 18, 2017
    Payment is due. Those choosing not to make the annual payment will be automatically enrolled in the installment payment plan with the first installment due Sunday, Jan. 1, 2018.
  • Saturday & Sunday, Jan. 6 & 7, 2018, noon
    Residents move into campus housing.

Spring 2018 Housing Application Steps

  • Mid-February
    Students on the spring 2018 housing interest list will be sent an email asking if they are still interested in campus housing.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018
    Those who respond back to the email will be emailed application instructions.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018
    Housing contract is due.
  • Friday, March 2, 2018
    Last date to cancel without financial penalty. (A 30-day notice is required.)
  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    Room assignments are viewable in the online application system.
  • Wednesday through Friday, March 28 - 30, 2018
    Payment is due. There is no installment payment plan for the spring quarter.
  • Sunday, April 1, 2018, 3 p.m.
    Residents move into campus housing.

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