Housing Timeline & Important Dates

To apply for housing:

  1. Be fully admitted to UNK
  2. Beginning Friday November 15th, log into your MyBLUE account
  3. Click on "Tools"
  4. Next, click on "Campus Housing"
  5. Select access your applications and choose the Residence Hall Contract 2020-2021 for housing from August 2020 to May 2021.
  6. Complete your personal profile lifestyle questions
  7. Explore Living Learning Communities.  See details at unk.edu/communities
  8. Indicate style of housing preference 
  9. Select meal plan
  10. In December, receive Housing Brochure for more information on LLCs.
For more information on roommate and room selection please refer to the timeline below. 

Current Resident Housing Sign-Up Dates - Academic Year 2020-2021

November 1, 2019

Housing Application opens in MyBlue for current residents.

November 13, 2019

Taste of Housing & Dining Event, 4:30 -6:00 P.M.
Take a tour of your upperclassmen room options

November 20, 2019

Choose Your Room Event  (Union)

4:30 P.M. Current Seniors, Juniors, and Sophomores

5:30 P.M. First-year and Freshmen

November 27, 2019

Online Room Selection begins for all current residents



New Student Dates - Academic Year 2020-2021

November 15, 2019

New Student Housing Application opens in MyBlue

Select dining plan, indicate room style and LLC preferences, and sign the contract. 

February 1, 2020

Roommate Selection opens

March 1, 2020

Deadline for LLC enrollment

April 29, 2020

Room Selection email sent with time slot.  

Priority based on contract sign date.

May 1, 2020

Room Selection begins (time slot required)

Log into MyBlue at your assigned time to choose your room.

May 6, 2020

Room Selection opens for all Admitted Students



Housing Sign-Up Dates  For all Students - Academic Year 2020-2021

May 31, 2020

Deadline to cancel without fees and partial room and board assessed

Contract cancellations must be sent via email by the student to housing@unk.edu by 11:59 PM CDT.

June 30, 2020

Room/Roommate Selection closes

Changes needed after this date will be limited and based on availability.

July 1, 2020

Residence Life completes assignments for students that did not select a room/roommate