Student Housing

The University of Mississippi

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Application Info

Each session requires a separate application process. All applications are available in MyOleMiss. Each application requires payment of a non-refundable $15 application fee for completion. Students who are living on campus for more than one summer term are strongly encouraged to complete all applications at once.

Application opens: 9:00am CT on April 3, 2017


May Intersession: Residence Hall 1

Summer First Term/JumpStart Summer First Term: Residence Hall 1

Summer Second Term/JumpStart Summer Second Term: Residence Hall 1, Luckyday RC

August Intersession/JumpStart August Intersession: TBA*

*You must have a bedspace reserved on campus for the 2017-18 academic year in order to apply for August Intersession or JumpStart August Intersession. The August Intersession application will be available to incoming freshmen once they have completed the room selection process. 




Move In/Move Out Schedule

May Intersession

  • Move in: 3pm on May 14, 2017
  • Move out: 10am on May 28, 2017
  • Residents who are living with us in spring semester may remain in their spring spaces until intersession move in.

Summer First Term/JumpStart Summer First Term

  • Move in: 3pm on May 29, 2017
  • Move out: 10am on June 28, 2017

Summer Second Term/JumpStart Second Term

  • Move in: 3pm on June 28, 2017
  • Move out: 10am on July 29, 2017

August Intersession/JumpStart August Intersession

  • Move in: 3pm on July 30, 2017
  • Move out: 10am on August 13, 2017


Summer session housing assignments will be completed 7 days prior to move in. All students (unless otherwise notified) will be booked into double occupancy rooms. Students will have the opportunity to request specific roommates. See the information below regarding move-in dates and roommate requesting. Summer housing is assigned by the Department of Student Housing. Student do not participate in a self-selection for bedspaces.



All summer cancellations must be received via email at A cancellation must include a student’s name, ID number, session for which he/she is cancelling, and a cancellation statement. [Example: Please cancel Jane Doe (10001234) for Summer Session I.] No cancellations will be taken over the phone or in person.

  • Deadline for May Intersession: May 13, 2017
  • Deadline for Summer I: May 31, 2017
  • Deadline for Summer II: June 30, 2017
  • Deadline for August Intersession: July 30, 2017

Consecutive Session Stays

Students who will be staying on-campus for consecutive summer sessions and who wish to stay in the same bedspaces will need to complete all necessary application at once to ensure correct booking. A student who decides after receiving a housing assignment for one session to extend residency for an additional session must email to ensure placement in the same room for the following session (if available). Due to the varied selection of facilities available for summer terms, students who are staying from the start of May Intersession or Summer Session I through August Intersession will be required to move to another hall after May Intersession and possibly after August Intersession.


Early Move-In Requests

Summer session early move-in requests will be approved on a case-by-case basis depending on space and staff availability. All early move-in requests must be submitted via email to Students will be notified of request approval or denial via Ole Miss Gmail. All residents who move in early will be charged a per day rate that will be provided within the early move-in approval notice. Early move-in fees will be charged through the bursar.


Private Rooms

Due to high occupancy during summer sessions, requests are not guaranteed and will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis as space allows. Private rooms may be requested by emailing The email must include the student’s name, student ID number, summer session and private room request. Students whose requests are accommodated will be charged the rate for a private room. Students will receive request status 3 days prior to move in.


Roommate Requests

Students may utilize the Roommate Management tab within the application for a particular session to request and confirm desired roommates. In order for a student to be requested as a roommate, he/she must have an application prepayment on file for that specific session. It is recommended that the second student to apply in a roommate pair initiate the roommate request by submitting the other student’s ID number within the request section and the first student follow up and confirm the request by logging back into his/her application. Each session will have a roommate request deadline 10 days prior to the scheduled move-in date. Any requests received after this date (the same date that housing assignments are issued) will be accommodated at the discretion of student housing staff.


Storage of Belongings

The Department of Student Housing cannot accommodate the storage of belongings between sessions, even for students who remain from spring semester through the full summer term and will live on campus in the fall. Students will be required to move completely out at the end of the scheduled session. The Campus Package Center offers summer and shipping and storage services to our residents.

Exceptions are made for students who are living on campus for August IntersessionJumpStart August Intersession and for Fall 2017. Those students will be allowed to move from their summer bedspaces to their assigned bedspaces for fall. More details will be provided directly to students who qualify for that option.