Contracts & Rates

We are pleased that you have made Ferris State University the college of your choice. What sets Ferris State apart from other universities is the holistic approach to learning; Ferris State recognizes that learning is not confined to the classroom.

Experiences gained from living on campus augment the formal classroom instruction. Living on campus allows students to fully immerse in the university experience. Ferris housing provides a safe, comfortable living environment in which students learn, mature and reach the fullest of their potential. It is this full engagement with college that best prepares students for success at Ferris State and for the rest of their lives. 

Important Dates

Spring Contracting begins | October 1, 2019 at 9:00 am

Early Contracting Kickoff | Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 9:00 am UC 202 

Same room selection | Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 9:00 am - November 4, 2019 at 11:59 pm

Open room selection begins | Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 11:59 pm

Early Contracting ends | Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 11:59 pm

First year contracting  | Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 9:00 am

First year room selection begins | February 4 at 9:00 am

Summer contracting opens | Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 9:00 am


Housing Rates

Summer Housing Rates 


2020-2021 Housing & Dining Contract PDF

2020-2021 East Campus Suites Contract PDF

2020-2021 Apartments Contract (Single) PDF

2020-2021 Apartments Contract (Family) PDF

2019 Summer East Campus Suites Contract PDF

2019 Summer Housing & Dining Contract PDF


Current and Returning Residents: Contracting for current residents opens in November or December for the next academic year. Sign your housing contract or select a meal plan during Early Contracting to secure your space.

New Residents and Freshman: Contracting for both new residents and Freshmen opens in January or February for the next academic year.

Housing Holds

Cleaning Damages

Requirements & Policy

Contract Exception or Cancellation

Summer Storage

Summer storage application can be found in My Housing under contracts. You must be register and have a housing contract for the same space for fall semester. This application must be approved by the assignments coordinator.  The rate is $375 for summer storage. Summer storage form applications are due by April 1st.