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How to Apply for Campus Housing

Applying for On-Campus Housing

Banning Hall with the Gold Star Tower in the background

Housing applications

  • The earlier you apply for housing the better. Early applications receive priority consideration for specific housing requests.
  • All housing applications must be accompanied by a $250 non-refundable processing fee.


  • Your application will include a number of questions about your style and living preferences so you can be matched with a roommate who has tastes similar to yours.
  • All of your roommate information can be seen in the housing portal.

For more information about University Housing, call our office at (405) 208-6363.

How to Apply

Please follow the steps below to ensure your:

  1. Incoming students must complete a Housing Application online through the Housing Portal. Once there please use your BlueLink ID and password to log in when completing your housing application.
  2. Housing assignments are made in priority order of the date the housing application and housing fee are received.
  3. Incoming students may request a roommate when completing the Housing Application. Both students must request each other in their housing application in order to be considered for the same room assignment.
  4. All students who apply for on-campus housing must pay a one time, non-refundable housing processing fee of $250. The fee can be paid through student accounts after completing the housing application. For Instructions on how to submit your housing fee through BlueLink, click here.

Stars 101


We strongly recommend incoming freshmen enroll in Stars 101, a yearly orientation program where you can both enroll and consult with your financial aid counselor.

Please visit OCU's Stars 101 page and register in advance for the upcoming year's session.

Got Questions?

For more information about housing and residence life, call the housing office at:
(405) 208-6363, or e-mail us at