Residence Life


  1. Create your UCID and password -
  2. Once your UCID and password are approved you can apply online for housing -
  3. Complete the necessary personal information on the application.
  4. A limited number of single rooms are available to first year students in the residence halls.
  5. Review the terms and conditions of the housing applications and contract.  Pay special attention to the cancellation charges.  The charge to cancel your contract once you submit it online is $750.00 by August 7, 2015.  After this date it is ½ of the remaining contract.
  6. If you apply by May 1, 2015 you will be guaranteed housing on campus.  After May 1st you will be placed on a wait list for housing.  Students on the wait list are assigned to housing based on the distance to campus, date of application and student need. We anticipate being able to house all students interested in campus housing.  
  7. You will know you were successful in submitting your online application if you receive an immediate confirmation letter.  The confirmation letter will be sent to your NJIT email.
  8. Roommate information will be sent out in July.
  9. First Year students will select their own rooms and roommates online.  More information on how to do this will be emailed to your NJIT email account late May/early June. Visit to view all of the rooms on campus.