*As a reminder, rising 2nd year students are required to live on campus.

  spring second-year app


Please use this step-by-step guide for further explanation on what to expect during the selection process. 

Important Dates for 2024

Monday, 1/29 - Housing Application Available for Rising Second-Year Students

Wednesday, 4/3 (11:59 PM) - Application Deadline for Rising Second-Year Students to Participate in Housing Selection

Friday, 4/5 - Rising Second-Year Housing Selection Time Slots Announced

Tuesday, 4/9 - Thursday, 4/11 - Rising Second-Year Housing Selection Begins for Eligible Students

Friday, 5/10 (12:00 PM) - Move Out for Residents Not Participating in Commencement

Tuesday, 5/14 (2:00 PM) - Move Out for Residents Participating in Commencement

Sunday, 8/25 - Student Move In (Including Oxford Graduates and All Returning Second-, Third-, and Fourth-Years)

Second Year Housing Selection Overview

Securing your assignment for the 2024-2025 academic year takes a few easy steps.

  • Complete the 2024-25 Housing Agreement located on your MyHousing page by the April 3, 2024 selection deadline. You will still be able to apply after April 3, but you will not be able partake in selection. You’ll need to be an active student in order to see the application. Can’t see it? Reach out to us at housing@emory.edu.  

    1. Are you interested in a theme housing community? Their timelines are slightly different. Check out our theme page here for more information.

    2. Are you planning on living in your fraternity house or sorority lodge? Their timelines are slightly different. Check out our website for more information.

  • Complete any roommate matching you wish to complete.

  • On April 5, 2024, you’ll receive your housing selection time slot for when you are eligible to begin the housing selection.

  • At your designated selection time (between April 9 - April 11), login to MyHousing and select your room.

For more information, please email us at housing@emory.edu 

Second-Year Housing Information

If you sign an on-campus housing application before April 3, you will be able to participate in Housing Selection between April 9 – April 11. For applications submitted after April 3, you will receive your housing assignment during the summer months after Housing Selection concludes.

If you are interested in searching for or matching with a roommate, you must complete the housing application on your MyHousing page first. Students will not appear in roommate search if they have not completed the housing application.

Please make sure you are selecting the “Fall 2024” term from the drop-down box when searching for a roommate. 

roommate matching guide








To see more information about the residence halls available to you as a rising second-year student, please click on the "Housing Options" tab, then "Residence Halls" and then "Second Year." You may also use the link below to view all the options for Housing

Please click here to view second-year housing options.

Selection times are randomly assigned and are not based on the date your application is received. Make sure you complete the application by the respective deadline (April 3, 11:59 PM).

You will also need to make sure you and your potential roommates are matched in the system. If you cannot find them in the system, make sure they have completed the housing application. 

Block Housing is available at Woodruff Hall and Harris Hall. Block Housing allows students to form groups larger than 6 students and reserve a section of a floor.

  • Woodruff Block Housing: Group of four students/suite. Minimum 12 students in three suites.
  • Harris Block Housing: Group of two students/room. Minimum 10 students in five rooms.

To participate in Block Housing, you need to make sure you completed the 2024-25 Atlanta Campus Second Year Housing Application via MyHousing and email your consent to participate in your group's block housing to blockhousing@emory.edu via your Emory email before March 29, 2024. Your consent to participate email should look as follows:

Subject line: [Group Leader Name] Fall 2024/Spring 2025 Block Housing

Body: I am emailing to give consent to block housing with [Group Leader Name] as our team captain.

Please click here for specific instructions and timelines to participate in Block Housing as Group Leader and Group Participants. 

Are you interested in living in a theme community? Please read more about the theme communities available for the 2024-2025 academic year by visiting the webpage here

Students who are studying abroad during the fall 2024 semester are able to cancel their housing agreement with no penalty. If you are living in an apartment with another student prior to going abroad, please be aware that the Emory Housing Operations staff may assign another student to this vacancy for the spring 2025 semester. 

Leave of Absence

If you plan to return to Emory following a leave of absence, please reach out to the Office of Undergraduate Education and complete the Request for Readmission via OUE's Resources page. Once you are readmitted, you will be able to apply for on-campus housing. 


Study Abroad

Please monitor your email for more information regarding housing application and dates.