Online Housing Application

If you have any questions about this form, please contact the Housing & Residence Life Office at (304) 336-8345 or via email at [email protected]

As a reminder the application process is not complete, until a $100 deposit is submitted.

  • You can send in payment in the form of check or money order to the Housing & Residence Life at 208 University Drive, CUB#128, West Liberty, WV 26074.  Please remember to include name and address of student for identification.
  • If you wish to pay with credit/debit card you can utilize our online payment option or over the phone with the Business Office at (304) 336-8013 or (304) 336-8944.
  • If you are planning a trip to campus to pay the deposit, cash and credit card payments can be made to the Business Office on the third floor of Shaw Hall; check or money order payments can be made to the Housing & Residence Life Office in Rogers Hall.

New Student Residence Hall & Dining Application

First Name: Middle Initial: Last Name:

Date of Birth (mm/dd/yyyy):

Street Address:
State: Zip Code:
Country (if outside the US):

Email Address:
Cell Phone (XXX-XXX-XXXX):
Home Phone (XXX-XXX-XXXX):

Emergency Contact Information:
Name of Parent/Guardian:
Emergency Phone Number (XXX-XXX-XXXX):

Were you previously enrolled at West Liberty University?
If you are a transfer, what was the last college/university attended?

Applying for Term: Year:

If you would like to request a specific roommate, please list their name in the following section. If you would like to request a type of roommate, for example someone with the same major or an athlete in your same sport, please indicate that request as well.

Roommate Preference:

In order to be assigned with a specific roommate, you must both request each other as roommates. If you would like to make changes to your roommate request for any reason after submitting this application, please contact the Housing & Residence Life Office at (304) 336-8345 or via email at [email protected]

Are you a first time college student?
Do you intend to represent WLU in athletics?
If yes, then what sport?

Please designate your program of study in one of the Colleges of the University:
(If you are undecided, please skip this section)

College of Arts & Communications

Gary E. West College of Business

College of Education

College of Liberal Arts

College of Sciences

School of Professional Studies

Graduate Programs

Residence Hall Selection
Please indicate your top two preferences for a residence hall. Honors freshman housing is subject to change based on spatial needs.

Please choose your first choice residence hall:

Please choose your second choice residence hall:

Are you a member of the Honors College?

Interest Survey
It is important that you complete the following survey, as we will utilize this information to select a roommate for you. Please be honest in all answers.

Even though WLU is a tobacco-free campus, smoking habits off-campus are important when pairing roommates, please select one of the following:

Please select one of the following:

Please select one of the following:

For this question, you may select multiple responses by holding the CTRL key as you highlight each selection:

Please note your preferences in music (check all that
 Alternative Anime Blues Classical Country/Western Dance Easy Listening Electronic Hip-Hop/Rap Inspirational/Christian/Gospel Instrumental Jazz Latino Metal New Age Pop R&B/Soul Reggae Rock World