New Student Information

Housing Timeline for New Students

Steps for new and transfer students to apply for housing

Make it Your Room

Room specifications and policies regarding personalization

What To Bring

Items students can and cannot bring to campus

Sharing a Space

A guide to living with a roommate

Out of State and International Student Resources

Answers to common questions of non-local students

Campus Housing Agreement (lease)

Terms and conditions of occupying campus housing

Bed Loft and MicroFridge Rental Program

Students can rent a bed loft or MicroFridge for their residence hall room from These products are a convenient, affordable way to maximize space and comfort. Futons are also available for purchase. Order early to guarantee free delivery and assembly before move-in day.

Note: MicroFridges and futons are available for all halls. Bed Lofts are only available for:

  • Bernard Hall
  • Boniface Hall - Note: Bunked beds are not an option
  • Mary Hall
  • Patrick Hall - Note: Bunked beds are not an option
  • Tommy Hall

Note: Bunk beds are an option in all other residential areas. Most other locations contain furniture that comes with lofting devices.

Bed Linen Program

Students have the option of preparing to live on campus with bed linen, shower supplies, and other college life packages.

First Year Residence Halls

New SJU First-year students live in either Tommy or Mary residence hall. Non-traditional and transfer students may have the option of living in upper-class housing. Students unsure of which situation applies for them should contact the Residential Life and Housing Office.

Fall Move-in Information

Move-in timeline and procedures

SJU Student Mail

Mailing address information

Find PO Box numbers through Banner or the Directory.


First-year students have an orientation session before the semester begins.

College Policies

The J-book outlines University policies and guidelines.