Residence Hall Sign-up (Incoming Students)

  • New Freshmen

  • Transfer Students

  • Readmitted Students

  • Students moving from Off-Campus to On-Campus


Step 1: Sign Residence Hall Contract and pay Contract Payment

Residence Hall and Meal Plan Portal >>

  • After logging-into the Online Portal above, choose the Residence Hall contract for the semester(s) you will be at UWRF, then click "Save and Continue" to begin the contract.
  • You are required to pay a $135 Contract Payment. Your student eSIS account will be billed $135 after you have signed your Residence Hall Contract. You will pay that fee the same way that you pay your tuition fee, by logging-into eSIS here:

Step 2: Meal Plan

Select a Meal Plan >> (Reopens Friday, March 31)

While logged into the Residence Hall & Meal Plan Portal (see Step 2 above), choose "Meal Plan [Year & Semester]" to enter the meal plan contract and complete your meal plan selection. View meal plan information.


Helpful Sign-up Information

Roommate Options

New students for Fall semester have the opportunity to find and mutually request their own roommate while completing their online housing contract in the Residence Hall & Meal Plan Portal. This option will be available until May (please refer to the roommate request deadline shown in the Portal). For incoming students who are arriving for a semester other than Fall semester, requests for specific roommates may be e-mailed to


Single Rooms

Students may request to be added to a waitlist for one or more of the single room options.  Please note that there are a limited number of single room spaces available, and submitting a request does not guarantee placement in a single room.


Medical or Disability Accommodations

Please see our Accommodation web page.


Transgender Accommodations

Roommates are assigned by biological sex. Students in transition with special needs should contact the Department of Residence Life. A limited number of accommodations with access to gender-neutral bathrooms/showers are available if arrangements are secured prior to final housing assignments. 

Residence Hall Contract Dates

Residence Hall Contracts

2017-18 Academic Year Contracts

Fall 2017 & Spring 2018 Academic Year - Open
( FALL: Sat., Sept., 2 - Fri., Dec. 22, 2017 | SPRING: Sat., Jan. 20 - Fri., May 11, 2018)

Winter / J-term 2016-17 - Opens Nov. 1, 2017
(Fri., Dec. 22, 2017 - Sat., Jan. 20, 2018)

Spring 2018 Semester Only - Opens Oct. 1, 2017
(Sat., Jan. 20 - Fri., May 11, 2018)

Summer 2018 - Opens April, 2018
(Sat., May 12 - Early Aug., 2018)