Housing and Residence Life

Updated March 20, 2020 - 6:00 PM

All on-campus community’s front desks are closed. The Office of Housing and Residence Life Central Office is available by email at [email protected] or by phone at (231) 591-3745 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday.

If there is a non-emergency situation after 5pm or on the weekends, please complete the Housing Request form.

If there is an emergency situation after 5pm or on the weekends, please contact DPS at 231-591-5000 or the Housing and Residence Life duty phone at 231-349-9248.

  • Students may leave belongings until June 1st.
  • We prefer you stay off campus.
  • Belongings will be available once shelter in place is lifted.

Frequently Asked Questions

Message to all students from Gheretta Harris, Associate Vice President Auxiliary Enterprises (March 19, 2020)

Virtual Chat with Laura and Lisa


Please join us in a video conferencing session where you can ask questions about housing and residence life on Tuesdays from 3pm-5pm and Thursdays from 10am – Noon. The virtual chat is available via Zoom. Laura Herron, Assignments Coordinator, and Lisa Ortiz, Associate Director of Housing/Director of Residential Programs and Services, will be available to answer your questions!


Freshman and Transfers

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First year contracting and room selection began Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 9:00am. Log in to MyFSU > Student > Life @ FSU > MyHousing > Contracts.

New Student Information


Contracting 2020-21

Books and Bucks

There is still time to claim your spot on campus for the 2020-2021 school year. Returning students save 15% on residence hall rates (except North Hall) and parking is included.  

Enter to win up to $500 in Bulldog Bucks or Bookstore gift cards:

+1 entry 20-21 housing contract  
+1 entry 20-21 meal plan Anytime/Express125 

Entry(s) remain until April 30th. One win per person. For returning students only. Qualifying meal plans include Anytime Plans or Express 125. Only one prize per person. Entries are cumulative. Winners are chosen and notified each week through end of April, 2020. Bulldog bucks are awarded in the fall 2020 semester. Prize is forfeited upon contract cancellation or removal of meal plan. 



Yada Assessment


New students, take the free Yada Assessment now to help you chose a roommate based on your personal roadmap to incredible relationships called “the science of you".



New to Ferris?

Don't worry, we've got you covered. From housing and dining options with different benefit combinations to safety features around campus, we will be there for you every step of the way.