How do I apply for housing?
Go to Prospective Students on the Housing main page and apply
How do I login to apply for housing?
Login: Mustangs ID (M12345678)
Password: Birthday (m/d/yyy). Example: March 3, 1990- 3/3/1990 (must use backslash, no zero)
Who is required to live on campus?
All students who do NOT meet one or more of the following requirements must live on campus.
-Live with your parents
-21 years of age
-Be a part time student (taking less that 12 hours per semester)
-Taking ONLY evening classes
Is on campus housing available for graduate students, married students and families?
Yes! Bridwell Courts offers efficiency apartments, 1 bedroom/1 bathroom and 2 bedroom/ 1 bathroom apartments for graduate students, married students and families.
Am I required to get a meal plan?
All students living in Killingsworth Hall, Pierce Hall and McCullough-Trigg Hall are required to have meal plans. Those students living in the apartments and Honor's House are not required to purchase a meal plan, but may choose to add one.
How do I cancel my housing application?
To cancel your housing for any semester you must email (email@example.com) stating your name, Mustang ID, reason for cancelling, and term you are cancelling. You may also come by the office and fill out a cancellation form.
We MUST have an email or in writing, no phone cancellations.
No refund if cancelled after:
July 1 for Fall semester,
December 15 for Spring semester,
May 15 for 1st Summer term,
June 20th for 2nd Summer term.
When can I move in?
The Move In date for Fall 2011 is August 21st, 2012 starting at 12:00pm.
Where do I go to check-in on Move In day?
You will go to the residence hall where you have been assigned.
If you are assigned to Sunwatcher Village, Sundance Court or Bridwell Courts apartments and arrive after 5:00pm, you will go to McCullough-Trigg Hall.
When will I receive my room assignment?
For the fall, first year students will receive a letter in mid to late July which notifies them of their roommate and residence hall assignment.
How are assignments made?
Room assignments are based on deposit date and a roommate questionaire form.
If you have a specific roommate request, please notify it on your application.
Are pets allowed?
Only small fish are allowed in on campus housing.
What is provided in the rooms?
-Sunwatcher Village Apartments: http://mwsu.edu/sunwatcher.asp
-Sundance Court Apartments: http://mwsu.edu/sundancecourt.asp
-Bridwell Courts: http://mwsu.edu/bridwell.asp
May I decorate my room?
You may use small tacks, small nails, poster putty, and magic mounts.
What size are the beds?
Killingsworth, McCullough-Trigg and Bridwell are furnished with twin size beds.
Pierce Hall is furnished with twin extra long beds (Twin XL).
Sunwatcher Village and Sundance Court are furnished with full size beds.
Bridwell Courts is furnished with twin size beds (optional).
Are cable and internet available?
Yes! Each room comes with a cable hook up and internet hook up.
Killingsworth and Pierce Hall have 2 in each room/ one per student.
Is the air temperature set for the building?
You may control your own room temperature in Killingsworth, Pierce and McCullough-Trigg.
There is one control per apartment.
Can I bring a stereo and/or TV?
You may bring your own TV or stereo. You may want to coordinate with your roommate(s) so that you can utilize your room space as well. Consider bringing headphones if your play your TV or stereo loudly, so you won't bother other students who may be trying to study or sleep.
What kind of computer will connect to the MSU network?
Any computer will work. You will need an Ethernet cord to connect to the network or you can choose the wireless network for free by registering at www.myresnet.com.
Will I need to bring a vacuum?
Vacuums may be checked out at each hall office with your MSU student ID.
Items TO bring and items NOT to bring
Are there study rooms in the residence halls?
-Killingsworth: multiple group and individual study rooms throughout the building.
-Pierce: individual study rooms
-McCullough-Trigg: lounges on every floor
-Sunwatcher Village: clubhouse has one group study room
-Sundance Court: has group study rooms.
Are laundry services available?
Yes! Killingsworth, Pierce, McCullough-Trigg, and Bridwell Courts have building washer and dryers: Free of Charge
Sunwatcher Village and Sundance Court have in a washer and dryer in each apartment.
Is there a dining hall on campus?
Yes! All residents who reside in Killingsworth, Pierce and McCullough-Trigg Halls are required to have a meal plan through the dining hall.
10, 14, and 19 meals per week plans are available.
If you live in the apartments you may get a meal plan or commuter plan but it is not required.
May I cook in my room?
Killingsworth, Pierce, and McCullough-Trigg have community kitchens where you may cook (must provide your own cookware and utensils).
These buildings are not allowed to have toasters, crock pots, George Foreman Grills, toaster ovens, hot plates,etc.
Sunwatcher Village, Sundance Court and Bridwell Courts have full kitchens in each apartment.
May I have visitors in my room?
Guests of residents in Killingsworth, Pierce, and McCullough-Trigg halls must check in their guests at the front desk of each building with a photo ID.
Guests of the apartments do not have to check in.
Residents are responsible for the actions of their guests.
What if my roommate and I don't get along?
Resident Assistants (RAs) are available to help residents negotiate a resolution to any issue that may arise. This time of adjustment is a learning experience for all involved. If roommates have attempted to restore their conflict unsuccessfully, the Hall Director for each building will help resolve any situation.
Do you have to go home during the holidays?
During Thanksgiving, Spring Break, and Easter residents may stay in their room.
Residents must go home during Christmas break, unless approved for break housing (either international student or employment) from the Office of Housing and Residence Life.
Residents in the apartments are not required to go home during the breaks.
May I bring a bicycle?
Yes! You must register your bicycle with the University Police.
Each building has specific locations for your bikes.