Continuing Student Spring Only Application Walkthrough

Below is a preview of the Continuing Student Housing Application Spring Only, which must be completed by continuing students before selecting an on-campus residence. All steps are shown to provide students with information that is necessary when completing the application. Valuable information is provided on each step of the application. Click on images to expand.

My Housing Portal

Access the My Housing portal by clicking here.

Welcome Page


Next, enter your BU login name and your Kerberos password.

Login Page


To start the application click “Spring Only Application” on the top ribbon.

cont. welcome

Term Selector

Here you will be able to select the term for which you are completing the application.

Term Selector


The first step in your application is the Welcome page. It provides introductory information regarding the successful completion of the application and its various sections. This step is only shown during your initial log-in.

Welcome to Spring

Spring Semester Intent

From the drop down menu, indicate if you plan to live in on-campus housing for the spring semester.

spring semester intent

Residence License Agreement

The Residence License Agreement must be signed in order to continue with the application process. By entering your BU ID number you have signed the Residence License Agreement. For more information on the Residence License Agreement, click here.

Spring Only Continuing

Housing Guarantee Payment Information

These pages will take you to the payment page where you submit your Housing Guarantee Payment.

housing guarantee payment info

Housing Guarantee Payment

housing guarantee payment

Payment Confirmation

payment confirmation

Room Preferences

Please list your top four choices for a room type. All four fields must be completed.

room preference

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Additional Preferences

These additional questions will provide us with more information to help us place you in an assignment. Although we do our best to satisfy all students’ preferences, no requests are guaranteed. All questions must be answered in order to continue with the application.

Medical and Dietary Preferences

If there are any medical or dietary preferences that should be taken into consideration when making assignments, please select “Yes” to either of these questions. If you select “Yes,” other pages will become available where you can provide more information.

medical and dietary preferences

Medical Preferences

medical preferences

Dietary Preferences

dietary preferences

Roommate Requests – Search by Details

Here, you have the option to find and request a roommate – it is not mandatory to make a roommate request. If you already know someone you would like to live with, select “Search for Roommates by Details.”  This page will also display any confirmed and unconfirmed roommate requests. The searches will only show students who have started the application. You can make up to three roommate requests.

When searching by details, enter the other student’s BU ID number in the field listed.  Once you have made a roommate request, they will be prompted approve your request.

roommate requests

roommate search

Application Complete

Once the application is complete and submitted, you will be prompted with the page below.

application complete