Assignments are made on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend that you apply for on-campus housing immediately after submitting your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) to UCR.
After admission, submit your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR). The SIR process is done exclusively through your MyUCR account. Once you “SIR,” you will be issued a Student ID Number and Password, which is viewed by logging into MyUCR. Identification numbers may not be available for at least three (3) business days after you SIR.
There are three Residence Halls and a variety of Dining Plans to choose from. Review your options to determine the best package for you.
Starting March 1, the Residence Hall Contract is available for Fall Quarter. Use your Student ID number to complete a contract for the Residence Halls. All students whose contracts are submitted by May 10 are guaranteed housing.
There is a required $250 First Payment due during submission of your Residence Hall Contract. The Residence Hall Contract cannot be submitted until the First Payment is received.
Students will be notified prior to June 30 about the room/roommate selection and dining plan selection process by UCR student email and at MyHousing.
Starting September 1, we will confirm room assignment and move-in day details by UCR student email and at MyHousing.
From studio apartments to two-bedroom deluxe apartments, each UCR Campus Apartment community offers a range of living styles and pricing. Decide what is best for you by reviewing your options.
UCR Campus Apartment applications are accepted on a year-round basis.
You will receive an email to notify you about your Housing assignment when it becomes available.
When you sign a UCR Campus Apartment contract, a $200 security deposit is required. Payment options and instructions are provided at the end of your Contract submission process.
Before cancelling any campus Housing Contract or moving out, it is important that you review your Housing Contract and your Resident Handbook concerning financial obligations and proper procedures. Please remember that simply moving out or turning in your keys does not constitute a contract cancellation or release you from contractual obligations. There is a $75.00 processing fee for all contract cancellation requests.
For the Residence Halls and UCR Campus Apartments , your Housing Contract and all financial obligations of it are effective for the entire academic year. The university is not bound to release and generally will not release you from your contractual obligations for any reasons beyond the following:
Subleasing: Subleasing is not permitted in UCR Campus Apartment communities.
(Aberdeen-Inverness, Lothian and Pentland Hills)
All requests to cancel a Residence Hall Contract should be submitted by logging back in to your Residence Hall Contract and clicking the appropriate button on your online dashboard.
(Bannockburn Village, Falkirk, Glen Mor, Oban Family Housing, The Plaza, and Stonehaven)
All requests to cancel a UCR Campus Apartments contract should be accompanied by a Contract Cancellation Request Form, available at your Resident Services Office. or the Housing Services Administration Building.
Canyon Crest Family Student Housing will be closing on July 14, 2017. If you do not plan to transition to Oban Family Housing or will graduate at the end of Spring or Summer quarter, we ask that you begin making plans to be moved out of Canyon Crest Family Student Housing no later than July 14, 2017. Although there is no longer an official time requirement attached to your advance notice, we appreciate any advance warning you can give us of your planned departure by submitting a Notice of Intent to Vacate at the Resident Services Office (forms available at the RSO).
(Oban Family Housing)
Oban Family Housing contracts are renewable academic year leases that are effective with the move-in date and expire on the following June 30. Leases can be cancelled for any reason at any time while the lease is active by submitting a Contract Cancellation Request form at least 30 days prior to the desired move-out date. Contract Cancellation Request forms are available at and should be submitted to the Resident Services Office (RSO).
If you have an exceptional and verifiable need for continued housing during break periods (e.g. work, research or other valid purpose), contact your RSO no later than two weeks prior to your anticipated need. Additional documentation will be required. There will be an additional daily cost for all extended stays.
Pets ARE NOT permitted, except fish in a 20 gallon or less aquarium. Keeping a pet is grounds for immediate eviction.
Subleasing is not permitted in Campus Apartment communities. Noncompliance is grounds for eviction.