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Students are REQUIRED to live in the residence halls for the first two (2) years after they graduate from high school (to see the full UW System Board of Regents’ policy, please click here). You are encouraged to apply for housing as early as possible.

Basic Instructions

  1. Review the living options outlined on the Housing and Residence Life website so you can be prepared to complete your online housing contract and application.
  2. Activate your UWSP account by following the instructions, please click here.
  3. Login to the UWSP Housing Portal, please click here.
  4. Select the appropriate application (for example, Academic Year Traditional Hall Application) and follow the instructions to complete it.

​Housing Assignments

To qualify for New Student Room Selection, incoming fall semester students must complete a housing application and sign their housing contract. Housing will take everyone who completed a housing application before June 1 and assign a timeslot based on the contract completion date. The earlier the student signed their housing contract, the earlier they will get to select their room. 

Review Housing Accommodations here

Summer 2023 Housing Application

Information for current UWSP students. Application and moving processes for 2023 summer housing.
Step 1: Log into the UWSP Housing Portal

Step 2: Access the ‘Summer Housing Application 

Step 3: Select the ‘Summer 2023’ Application 

Step 4: Proceed through the application and sign your contract

Step 5: You will receive a confirmation to your UWSP email when complete

Cost: $120 per week (Sunday – Saturday). 


Application Deadline: The application closes Sunday, May 14 at 11:59 p.m. 


Location & Room Type: Steiner Hall; Single-Occupancy Room


Housing Contracts: Academic Year and Summer

Outside view of Steiner Hall. Brick residence hall.

Sunday, May 14 by 11:59 p.m.: Summer Housing Application Deadline

Wednesday, May 24 by 8 p.m.: SPRING 2023 students with a completed summer application move to their Summer Housing assignment in Steiner Hall. You may remain in your current room assignment May 20-May 24 only if you have a summer housing contract. 

Sunday, May 28 10 a.m.-8 p.m.: Students with a completed summer application who do not currently live on-campus for SPRING 2023 may move-in to their Summer housing assignment in Steiner Hall.

Saturday, August 19 by Noon: Students WITHOUT a FALL 2023 reservation with UWSP Housing must checkout of their Summer housing assignment.

Saturday, August 26: Students with a FALL 2023 reservation with UWSP Housing will transition to their FALL 2023 housing assignment. Check-in will occur at your Fall hall’s desk 11 a.m.-1 p.m. & 5 p.m.-7 p.m.

Sunday, August 27: Early Move-In Period begins for FALL 2023 residents for $50/night rate. Summer residents who reside in Summer Hall on weeks 14-15 will be charged the $120/wk summer rate instead. 

Parking: Students who already have an academic year parking permit may park in the student JPQ lots as that permit is active until August 31. If you do not have a parking permit, Summer permits are available through UWSP Parking Services for $65 (Valid June 1 – August 31).  

Bicycles: Students keeping their bike on-campus will need to see the front desk to receive a bike tag to place on the middle of your handle bars upon summer hall check-in. Bike registration is also required by the city of Stevens Point.

Mail & Packages: Mail and packages are accepted over the summer if you live in Summer Hall and will be delivered directly to the Steiner Hall front desk.

Staff Assistance: Hall staff will be available in an on-call capacity 24/7. Additionally, front desk hours will be available 10 a.m.-8 p.m. daily.

Dining & Meal Preparation: There are no dining plans available over the Summer term. Full kitchens are available on every floor of Steiner Hall and may be utilized for your floor preparation. Cooking or dish cleaning supplies will not be available for checkout.

Laundry: Washing and drying is available in the basement of Steiner Hall at no extra cost. Students are expected to provide their own detergent. 

2023-2024 Housing Application

APPLICATION Priority Deadline: Thursday, June 1 at 11:59 p.m.

Information for new UWSP students. Application for the 2023-2024 academic year.

Step 1: Log into the UWSP Housing Portal

Step 2: Access the ‘Academic Year Housing Application’

Step 3: Select the 2023-2024 Application

Step 4: Proceed through the application and sign your contract

Step 5: You will receive a confirmation to your UWSP email when complete

There is NO CHARGE for completing a housing application. Cancellation fees may apply. See ‘Cancellations’ tab.

If you apply during the room selection period, you will be given a late room selection appointment time. All new students who apply after June 23 will be auto-assigned a room/roommate in late June.

All students who are two years or less out of high school are required to live on campus. You are eligible to live off campus if you graduated high school in 2021 or earlier. You may review more information on the Board of Regents Live-On Requirement and exemptions HERE.

Priority Deadline: June 1 at 11:59 p.m.

Applications will still be accepted after the priority deadline. Review the ‘Late Applicants’ section for more information.

Room Selection Appointment Email: On June 2, you will be emailed a selection appointment time based on when you completed your application.

Room Selection: June 12 – 23

New Student Move-In: August 31. Check UWSP email and housing portal for exact details.

All students who live in a traditional residence hall are required to have a residential meal plan. Meal plan selections for the 2023-2024 year are made through the housing application.

Most students living in the traditional residence halls can expect to have a roommate. You may create a roommate group on the housing application and search for roommates if you don’t already have someone in mind. Roommate groups must be verified prior to room selection. If you do not select a roommate/room, one will be selected for you in late June.

Housing Contracts: Academic Year and Summer

Once signed, the no-fee cancellation deadline is June 1, 2023. Upon move-in for the Fall 2023 semester, or September 5 (whichever occurs first), you will be legally bound to live on-campus for both Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 unless you meet the termination criteria (See section 9 of Contract). 

If you need special housing accommodations for a medical condition, it is recommended you submit documentation to our office. It is recommended to begin navigating this process as soon as possible as submissions takes approximately 4 weeks to review.

Click HERE for the Housing Accommodations Form

If you are no longer attending UWSP or otherwise meet the termination criteria for your respective contract, you must submit a cancellation request. 

Housing/Dining Contracts: You may review contracts HERE

Submit a Cancellation Request: To submit a cancellation request for your 2023-2024 Housing Contract, please go back to the ‘Academic Year Housing Application’ on the UWSP Housing Portal. At the end of that application, you’ll find a link to submit a cancellation request. 

Late Cancellation Fee: There is a $150 late cancellation fee for any approved contract terminations submitted after June 1, 2023. This fee only applies to students continuing their education at UWSP for the Fall 2023 term.

Upon move-in for the Fall 2023 semester, or September 5 (whichever occurs first), you will be legally bound to live on-campus for both Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 unless you meet the termination criteria and submit a cancellation request (See section 9 of Contract). 

Housing Office
1108 Fremont Street Suite 102
Stevens Point, WI 54481-3897
Phone: 715-346-3511
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