Housing Application

To complete a Residence Hall Contract and Application form, you must be a newly accepted Western Illinois University student. Accepted students will receive a mailing from the Admissions office and from the Office of the Registrar after they have been accepted to the university. Once you have received these mailings, you can complete the online housing application if you are paying with a credit/debit card.

When Can I Apply?

You can apply for housing after you receive an acceptance packet from the University.

  • Arriving for Spring Semester (January 2014)? Online applications accepted September 15, 2013 - January 8, 2014
  • Arriving for Fall Semester (August 2014)? Online applications accepted October 15, 2013 - August 19, 2014

Credit Card Payment Required. To pay by check, call 309-298-2461 to request a housing application packet to be mailed. Cash payment accepted only in person at Seal Hall, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455.

Spring 2014 Applicants:

A $50 non-refundable processing fee is due at the time of application.

Student's Information

The housing application must be completed by the student. Please enter your WIU ID and your last name in the form below. Your admission status will be verified before you are taken to the Application form and Contract.

Student's Information

WIU ID Number

Your WIU ID is not your Social Security Number. Your WIU ID number was sent to you in a previous letter from the Office of the Registrar.

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Type of Residence(s) Applying for

Please choose the type of residence(s) that you wish to apply for. Only your first choice is required.