Instructional Walkthrough of the Online Application

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Step 1:

If you have already applied to MSU, click on "Login" in the upper right-hand corner of your screen.

If you have not already applied to MSU, click on "Register" in the top menu bar of the screen.

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Step 2:

The first time you log-in, enter your preferred email and click on "Forgotten or New Password". You will receive an email at your preferred email account that will have you set or reset your password to log into the housing system.

 

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Step 3:

Click on "Apply for Housing".

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Step 4:

On this page, please click on the specific application that you are looking to submit. Since this portal is used by both Residence Life and Family & Graduate Housing, you will want to be sure to read through the application classifications on this page.

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Step 5:

Your personal information and contact details will show up automatically here from information in MyInfo that was submitted on your MSU Admissions Application

If you used "Register" to start the application, the grayed out areas will be blank. This will automatically be completed when our system updates with your information.

If you see any mistakes in this information, you can either change it yourself in MyInfo or contact the Admissions Office to fix it for you.

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Step 6:

Answer these profile questions. This information is used to pair you with potential roommates, so please be as honest as you can as you are going through these questions.

Then click "Save & Continue"

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Step 7:

If you are interested in any of the Living Learning Communities or Special Living Options, please select up to 5 preferences that you are interested in living in.

More information can be found here: http://www.montana.edu/reslife/living_options.

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Step 8:

If you have selected an LLC, you will be directed to the LLC Agreement page and will be required to accept the terms of the LLC.

If you select "No" you will be redirected back to change your LLC preferences to not select any LLCs.

More information can be found here: http://www.montana.edu/reslife/living_options.

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Step 9:

Choose residence hall preferences here. It will ask you for the hall and for the room type.

More information can be found here: http://www.montana.edu/reslife/halls/.

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Step 10:

Choose residence hall preferences here. It will ask you for the hall and for the room type.

More information can be found here: http://www.montana.edu/reslife/halls/.

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Step 11:

If you have selected "Mixed Gender Housing" on your Living Options page earlier in the application, you will be directed to this page to choose a roommate that has also selected "Mixed Gender Housing" on their application.

This section is used if you have a specific roommate in mind or if you want to search for a possible roommate . If you do not have a specific roommate request, we will pair you with someone based off of your profile questions.

If you DO NOT have a specific roommate request, click "Save & Continue."

If you DO have a specific request, click "Search for Roommates". Please note your roommate has to have started an application in order for you to find them in our system.

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Step 12:

This section is used if you have a specific roommate in mind or if you want to search for a possible roommate . If you do not have a specific roommate request, we will pair you with someone based off of your profile questions.

If you DO NOT have a specific roommate request, click "Save & Continue."

If you DO have a specific request, click "Search for Roommates". Please note your roommate has to have started an application in order for you to find them in our system.

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Step 13:

Choose your meal plan here.

For additional information, visit the Meal Plan Page for Culinary Services.

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Step 14:

If you require a special accommodation or have a special request, choose "yes" here. If not, leave "no" in this field.

If you chose "yes" above, please describe your needs here and contact the office as directed on the application.

If you chose "no" above, but have a special request that wasn't covered in any previous step, you can enter that information here.

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Step 15:

IMPORTANT:

This is the housing contract. Please read through this information carefully, as you are accepting the terms of this contract by completing this application. Click "I Agree" after you have read through the housing contract to continue to the next step

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Residence Life Office at 406-994-2661 or housing@montana.edu

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Step 16:

Click on "Pay Now" to be transferred to the online payment site.

If you choose to pay by check or money order, just send it to us in the mail with a note containing the student's name and birthdate.

You may also call the Residence Life Office at 406-994-2661 to pay by credit card over the phone

The application will be marked complete once the payment has been received.