How to Get a HFS Contract
WE ARE excited to learn that you are interested to #LiveTheTradition at Penn State! There are different processes for first-year students and upper-class students, please select the page to learn more about the process to obtain a Housing and Food Service (HFS) Contract. Upper-class students will also want to refer to the housing lottery process timeline.
Learn about information sessions offered during Parents and Family Weekend.
Information for a student who is attending a Penn State Commonwealth Campus and considering a Change of Campus to University Park and wants to live on campus.
Students currently living on campus at University Park who are interested in returning to on-campus housing.
A student currently attending another university or college who has been accepted to Penn State as an upper-class student.
Prospective students who are offered admission to Penn State University Park, where all first-year students are required to live on campus.
Penn State values diversity in its student population and feels strongly that living with others from different backgrounds, cultures, and ethnic groups serves to enhance the college experience. Learn more about the roommate matching process.
Students currently living on campus at University Park in a Special Living Option who want to return to the SLO next year.