Transfer Students - Applying For On Campus Housing


Please review and follow the steps outlined below.  If you have questions, please contact our office at (973) 596-3039 or email
Residence Life does not require students to pay a housing deposit. The only deposit needed is the one-time $250 university deposit. 

  1. Create your UCID and password -
  2. Once your UCID and password are approved you can apply online for housing via
  3. Complete the necessary personal information on the application.​ 
  4. Single rooms are not likely to be available for new students to the residence halls.
  5. Review the terms and conditions of the housing applications and contract. Terms and Conditions 2018-19
  6. You will know you were successful in submitting your online application if you receive an immediate confirmation letter.  The confirmation letter will be sent to your NJIT email.
  7. You may be placed on a wait list for housing.  Students on the wait list are assigned to housing based on the distance to campus, date of application and student need. 
  8. Room assignment information will be sent to students in mid-July.