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New Student Application Process

Housing & Dining Sign-Up Process

Step-by-Step Sign-Up Guide

Sign-Up Portal

  • Click here to be redirected to the Housing & Dining portal, which is where you sign up for housing & dining.

Mark Your Calendar!

  • Sign-Up Timeline
    • Feb. 1
      • Contract opens at 8:30 a.m. (ET)
    • Feb. 1 – May 15
      • Pay Your Contract Fee
        • $150
        • Onetime
        • Non-refundable
      • Sign Your Contract and Addendum
      • Select Your Dining Plan
        • Unlimited + 300
        • Unlimited + 200
        • Unlimited + 100
      • Check Out Your Community Choices
        • Select a specific Living-Learning Community or First Year
      • Answer the Lifestyle Questionnaire
      • Create Your Roommate Group (Optional)
        • Select one, two or three roommates
        • Four is the maximum group size
        • Click here for more information
    • May 15
      • Contract closes at 12 p.m. (ET)
    • May 16
      • Time Slot Notifications Sent
      • Sent to student’s Clemson University email account
    • May 17-18
      • Room Selection for Living-Learning Communities
      • Nightly beginning at 5 p.m. (ET)
    • May 22-24
      • Room Selection for students who selected “First Year” on the Community Choice page
      • Select a space for you and your roommate(s) (if applicable)
      • Nightly beginning at 5 p.m. (ET)

Community Floor Plans

Sign-Up Requirements

  • -Acceptance to Clemson University
  • -Record of Admission’s Deposit
  • -For planning purposes, allow one to two business days for the record of payment to update in our system.

Housing & Dining Portal and Process Overview

Getting Started
  • – Click here to sign up for University Housing & Dining!
  • -Please review the dates outlined above and plan accordingly.
  • -Each newly accepted student will receive a Tigertown Bound envelope, and in that envelope there will be a formal acceptance letter which will include your XID number.
  • -You will need your XID number to complete the sign up processes
  • -You will need to create your username before you will be able to log in to sign up for Housing & Dining. For more information about the on-boarding process, click here to be redirected.
  • -For assistance with your password, contact CCIT by phone at 864-656-3494
  • -After identifying your XID, username and password, log in to University Housing & Dining’s web portal using your Clemson University credentials.
  • -Need help? Click here for more information about your XID, username and password.
Select a Term
  • -If you plan to begin classes in Aug. 2018, then select Academic Year 2018-2019 when the process opens. Please see above for key dates.
Payment Page
  • -Pay the $150, non-refundable, housing contract fee.
  • -This one-time fee is only assessed when you initially sign up for on-campus housing.
  • -Pay by credit card. The University accepts most major credit cards.
  • Click here for a complete list of accepted credit cards.
Contract & Addendum
  • -Carefully review and accept the contract and addendum electronically.
  • -The contract and addendum are legally binding upon acceptance of the terms and conditions.
  • -We highly recommend you retain a copy of the Clemson University Housing Contract and Addendum. While on this page, you will have the options to save and/or print.
  • -For the 2018-2019 academic year, the priority deadline to sign up for housing is May 15 at 12 p.m. (ET).
  • -All Living-Learning Community selections, roommate request and confirmation, etc… must be completed by May 15.
  • -After May 15? Do not worry! We guarantee housing for all freshmen, so sign up online via Housing & Dining’s web portal. It is important to note, if you do not sign up (complete step one) prior to 12 p.m. (ET) on May 15 then your first-year housing priority will be lost.
Step-by-Step Instructions
  • Click here to view the step-by-step sign-up guide .