Incoming Student Applications

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Welcome new Yellow Jackets! We are buzzing with excitement to have you as part of our campus and residential community. We know that exploring your housing options is an important part of deciding to come to Georgia Tech - find links below for information on how Housing & Residence Life facilities and our team can make Georgia Tech not just a campus, but a home for you!

Housing applications for incoming first-year students for the Academic Year 2023-24 and Summer 2023 will open on January 17, 2023 at 9:30am EST. Students must be admitted and commit to GT before applying for housing

If you experience technical issues with the portal and it is the first day that the application has opened to a new group, the system may be overwhelmed. Try again in a few minutes as needed until traffic subsides. If the application access has not recently expanded, contact our team at the Housing Help Desk.

Apply Now   First-Year Housing Application Guide

First-Year Application Guide

Review the First-Year Application Guide for step-by-step instructions and screen shots of the application. 

Information Sessions

We know incoming students and their loved ones have many questions about living on campus and applying to do so. We will host information sessions in spring that cover life in the halls, the application process, Living Learning Community options, and more. You can also find us at all in-person Gold Carpet days. Check-out the Visit Georgia Tech page on the Admission website to RSVP for our upcoming session Thursday, April 6, at 5 p.m.

Applying for Housing

Step 1: Complete the application by signing the Housing Contract in the My Housing Portal

  • You must electronically sign the Housing Contract and submit your Housing Application to secure housing. Note - if you are under 18 years old at the time of application, a parent, guardian, or guarantor must sign your housing contract to complete the application.

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Step 2: Roommate and Room Selection

  • Select a Roommate
  • Select a Room 
    • Room selection numbers are assigned in the order applications are completed. The earlier you apply, the more options you’ll have.

Step 3: Room Swap

  • Room Swap
    • A room swap means two students agree to switch rooms and perform the swap online themselves.

Important Application Process Dates

Academic Year 2023-2024

Application Open: January 17, 2023 - 9:30am EST

LLC Applications: complete in the admissions portal by March 31 to be considered for priority invitation on April 4

New Transfer Applications Open:

Summer Admits: March 2023

Fall Admits: Upon Admission to GT

Summer 2023

Application Open: January 17, 2023  - 9:30am EST

Transfer Applications Open:

Summer Admits: March 2023

Fall Admits: Upon Admission to GT


Your Housing Options

We have 47 Residence Halls on campus, each with its own personality and perks. We know your choice of hall may also depend on other factors. We invite you to explore the details of our residence halls and take a virtual tour and choose the best option for you.

Gender Inclusive Housing

Living Learning Communities

First-Year Experience (FYE)*

Explore Residence Halls

*All first-year residents participate in FYE. There is no additional fee.