Welcome to Campus Housing


Make CWU your home and discover what it means to #LiveCentral. You're going to love it here. With community building, a wide range of dining options, activities every weekend, and historic downtown Ellensburg just minutes away, you’ll always find connection and belonging.

Login to the MyHousing portal to apply for housing, find your housing assignment, and see roommate information.

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Explore Campus Housing


Living in a residence hall at Central Washington University means living in a community of students. This community is a dynamic place, composed of various people with different values, cultures, lifestyles, and attitudes. Life living on campus will be an experience like no other.

Residence Halls

Explore our residence halls, see photos and amenities, and discover our Living Learning Communities.

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Housing Information and Applications

Learn about rates, view housing guides, and learn how to apply.

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Priority Selection

Returning residents, secure your spot for next year.

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Move-In Days 2024

Learn more about move-in for Winter Quarter 2024

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On-Campus Apartments

Discover the convenience of on-campus living in one of our apartment complexes.

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About Us and Contact Info

Contact information, staff listing, and maintenance requests.

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Applying for Housing


You will apply for housing after you have accepted an offer of admission. Explore our  housing options to find the best fit for you and review our Housing Application Process. You will then complete your housing application through the MyHousing portal.

Housing Application Information

Housing News


Stay up-to-date with the comings and goings of Campus Housing with the information below.

Incoming Students


  • Incoming students for fall quarter 2024 can apply for housing and select their room starting January 30, 2024.
  • Learn more about our roommate process.
  • Spring Quarter 2024 housing applications will open mid-Februrary.

Current and Returning Students


  • Residence Halls close for Winter Break on Saturday, December 9th at Noon. Do you need Winter Break Housing?
  • Priority Selection for Fall 2024 is just around the corner. Sign up for next year's halls from January 10-24, 2024.
  • Want to move rooms Winter Quarter? Third Thursday Transfer Day will be Thurdsay, January 18, 2024 from 7am to 2pm

CWU News

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