Housing Contract Process Timeline

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This timeline shows the dates that are applicable to the contract process to live on campus as an upper-class student.

Contract
Term
Date Time Information
Spring 2017 Saturday, October 1, 2016 noon Housing Waitlist opens in eLiving for Spring 2017 housing
2017-2018 Sunday, October 16, 2016 11am - 4pm Off-Campus Housing Fair, Alumni Hall HUB. Penn State Housing will be present at fair to answer any questions about on-campus housing process.
2017-2018 Sunday, October 16, 2016 11:00 a.m. OPENS: Request Phase for University Park--Traditional Residence Halls, Renovated Residence Halls, Eastview Terrace, Nittany Apartments, White Course Apartments, Suites, Singles, Supplemental by Request, and SLOs. (remember: the process is NOT first-come, first-serve!)
2017-2018 Monday, November 28, 2016 noon CLOSES: Request Phase for University Park -- Renovated Residence Halls Eastview Terrace, Nittany Apartments, White Course Apartments, Suites, Singles, and SLOs
2017-2018 Monday, November 28, 2016 5:00 p.m. OFFERED: first round Contract offers for University Park -- Renovated Residence Halls, Eastview Terrace, Nittany Apartments, White Course Apartments, Suites, Singles, and SLOs
2017-2018 Thursday, December 1, 2016 noon EXPIRES: first round Contract offers for University Park -- Renovated Residence Halls, Eastview Terrace, Nittany Apartments, White Course Apartments, Suites, and Singles
2017-2018 Thursday, December 1, 2016 5:00 p.m. OFFERED: second round Contract offers for University Park -- Renovated Residence Halls, Eastview Terrace, Nittany Apartments, White Course Apartments, Suites, and Singles
2017-2018 Monday, December 5, 2016 noon EXPIRES: first round Contract offers for SLOs and second round Housing Contract offers for University Park -- Renovated Residence Halls, Eastview Terrace, Nittany Apartments, White Course Apartments, Suites, and Singles
2017-2018 Monday, December 5, 2016 5:00 p.m OFFERED:  third round Contract offers for University Park -- Renovated Residence Halls, Eastview Terrace, Nittany Apartments, White Course Apartments, Suites, and Singles (if space is available)
2017-2018 Thursday, December 8, 2016 noon EXPIRES:  third round Contract offers for University Park -- Renovated Residence Halls, Eastview Terrace, Nittany Apartments, White Course Apartments, Suites, and Singles
2017-2018 Thursday, January 19, 2017 noon CLOSES: request phase for Traditional Residence Halls and Supplemental by Request
2017-2018 Thursday, January 19, 2017 5:00 p.m. OFFERED: first round of Contract offers for Traditional Residence Halls
2017-2018 Monday, January 23, 2017 noon EXPIRES: first round of Contract offers for Traditional Residence Halls
2017-2018 Monday, January 23, 2017 5:00 p.m. OFFERED: second round of Contract offers for Traditional Residence Halls and supplemental housing
2017-2018 Thursday, January 26, 2017 noon EXPIRES: second round of Contact offers for Traditional Residence Halls and supplemental housing
2017-2018 Thursday, January 26, 2017 5:00 p.m. OFFERED: third round of Contract offers for supplemental housing (if space is available)
2017-2018 Saturday, January 28, 2017 11am-4pm Off-Campus Housing Fair, Alumni Hall HUB
2017-2018 Monday, January 30, 2017 noon EXPIRES: third round of Contract offers for supplemental housing
2017-2018 Friday, February 3, 2017 noon OPENS: Supplemental Housing Waitlist (for off-campus students or on-campus students who did not participate in process)
2017-2018 Friday, April 14, 2017 noon ENDS: Contract Preference Modification (for current students only - incoming first-year students have until May 15 to submit preferences)