Important Dates

Housing Renewal

Housing Renewal is for students living in Perkins Green, Riverknoll, University Commons, 175 Jefferson and the RIT Inn who want to renew their contract for the space they are currently living in for the 2024-2025 academic year.

Complete a contract

Request a roommate

End of Semester Break for Fall Semester 2023 (Term ID: 2231)

If you are not returning to RIT for spring semester classes or do not plan on living in RIT housing for spring semester, you are required to check out of housing within 24 hours of your last final or no later than Thursday December 21st at 10 a.m. To properly check out you must remove all of your items and return your housing key to RIT Housing.


Freshmen Room Selection

Congratulations on becoming an RIT Tiger! Once your admissions deposit is paid or waived, you can apply for housing for the upcoming academic year. Use the myLife portal to complete your housing contract and create your profile. You may choose either the Residence Halls or the RIT Inn during the selection process. Both of our residences are embedded in a learning community of diverse interests and lifestyles. RIT living is exciting and life changing no matter which option you choose!

Contract Opens

Admissions Deposit Deadline

Special Interest Application Deadline

Deadline to complete housing contract in order to self-select

Room Selection Appointment Times Emailed

Deadline for DSO Accommodations

Students with appointments can self-select rooms in the myLife portal

Move-in Spring Semester 2024 (Term ID: 2235)

  • Thursday, Jan 11     8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.*
  • Friday, Jan 12          8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan 13     10 a.m.-4 p.m. 
  • Sunday, Jan 14       10 a.m.-4 p.m.  

*Incoming students that want to participate in new student orientation will need to move in on this date. 

Current Student Room Selection

Students who live in Residence Halls, Global Village, or Greek Circle this year are eligible to participate in Room Selection for the 2024-2025 academic year. Students who did not renew their current room during Housing Renewal and students living in non-RIT housing, on co-op, or studying abroad may participate in this process.

Complete a contract

Room selection appointment times emailed to RIT email

Room Selection

End of Academic Year 2023-2024 (Term ID: 2235)

Last day of exams

Students not graduating should be moved out by 10 a.m.

Students graduating should be moved out by 12 p.m.

Move-in Fall 2024

Incoming student move-in for the Fall semester will take place between August 18th, 2024 and August 19th, 2024.

Returning student move-in for the Fall semester will take place from August 20th to August 25th, 2024.