Residence Life serves the needs of over 16,000 residents who study, live, and play in around 140 buildings on four campuses in New Brunswick and Piscataway. Rutgers University has multiple campuses, facilities, and resources for those interested in living on campus. View floorplans, 3D-room renderings, photos and more while you explore our campuses and learn about our residence halls, apartments, and suites below:
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Douglass Residential College (Women only)
General Douglass Housing Options
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Douglass Residential College and live in Jameson Hall, Henderson Apartments, or Woodbury Hall students must apply for a lottery number, then submit a General Douglass Residential College Housing Application available from:
Apartments: January 16 – February 6
Residence Halls: January 16 – February 7
Living Learning Communities
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Douglass Residential College and live in one of the following communities: Bunting Cobb, Global Village, or Honors, please visit the Douglass Residential College website for further information.
Living Learning Communities Application Deadline: Students must apply through the Douglass website, please see the link above!
Lottery Housing Options
Special Programs Sign Up
Students interested in special interest housing or living-learning communities should review the specific deadlines and eligibility requirements for each program. Be sure to contact the program advisor for specific sign up dates and times.
For more information on living-learning, thematic, and other community options, please visit our special living options page.
Singles Sign Up
Students interested in applying for a single within a residence hall should review the specific eligibility requirements and apply by the deadline.
Application Period: Friday, February. 3 – Friday, February 10
Apartment Sign Up
Groups of two or four interested in an apartment should review the application procedures and apply by the deadline. Also included are groups of three interested in three-bedroom single apartments in the Livingston & College Avenue Apartments.
Livingston/College Avenue Apartments: Friday, February 10 – Tuesday, February 21
Easton/Busch/Cook Campus Apartments: Friday, February 10 – Monday, February 27
Suites Sign Up
Groups of two, four, or six interested in a Crosby, Judson, Morrow, Thomas, or Winkler Suite on the Busch Campus should review the application procedures and apply by the deadline.
Application Period: Monday, February 27 – Wednesday, March 8
Doubles Sign Up
Individual students or a group of two interested in living in a upper-class residence hall on the College Avenue or Livingston Campus should review the application procedures and apply by the deadline.
Application Period: Thursday, March 9 – Sunday, March 26
For questions regarding the lottery process please contact the Residence Life Assignments Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 848-445-0750.