Campus Housing

Home away from home -- the place where it all begins

Campus Housing 2018-01-09T08:59:02+00:00

Housing Applications for Fall 2018-2019 are now available. Prospective residents are required to submit a $175 payment ($75 non-refundable application fee and $100 refundable security deposit). Once your application and payment are submitted, you will receive notification from our Housing Office along with additional information on the housing process. If you should have any questions, please contact our office via email at nsuleasing@campushousing.com, or via phone at 318-214-5400. There may be a high volume of calls, please be patient. We look forward to having you as part of our community in the fall.

New Students 2018-2019 Housing Application
Current Students 2018-2019 Housing Application

College life, where the road to your future is paved with learning, self-discovery, laughter and friendship. It’s a journey filled with excitement, energy, and enthusiasm.  It’s where memories are made, and friendships are developed that last a lifetime and it all begins at home……. When you live on campus the opportunities are endless!

Entering Freshman Application for Fall 2018-19

On-campus residential accommodations at Northwestern State University are comprised of three communities, University Columns, University Place and Varnado Hall. Properties are managed by the University’s housing partner, Campus Living Villages.  Fall 2017 housing applications are available now.  New Students click here to APPLY NOW.

Returner Application for Fall 2018-19

Returners can apply for on campus housing on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018!  Returners can apply for on campus housing by Clicking the “Housing Application” link in myNSU.  Property and room types will be assigned on a first come first served basis.

Please continue to check your university email as well as check back here on our website for more information and updates as we get closer to the launch date!

Both entering and returning students must submit the $175.00 fee ($75.00 application fee and $100 refundable security deposit) in order to submit their on line housing application!

Living Learning Communities & Special Interest Housing

NSU Living – Learning Communities (LLCs) are great places to begin and continue your college career! The LLCs are located in residence halls where students request to live near each other. They share a particular interest in academics, social and cultural issues and activities.

Benefits of Living-Learning Communities:

  • Involvement with students who have similar academic goals
  • Common place of residence
  • Career exploration
  • Introduction to university resources
  • Peer mentoring and/or tutoring in the residence hall
  • Faculty mentoring and involvement
  • Leadership development
  • Special programs to acquaint students with campus life
  • More collaborative learning environment

Living-Learning Community Options:

  • Louisiana Scholars’ College
  • Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA)
  • Business/Accounting
  • Presidential Leadership Program
  • Student Ambassadors
  • Wellness

Fall 2018 & Spring 2019 Application and Reservation Fees

University Columns

2 Bedroom – $175 – due at time of application
$100 Security Deposit
$100 Reservation Fee – will be placed on your NSU Account
$75 Application Fee

4 Bedroom – $175 – due at time of application
$100 Security Deposit
$75 Application Fee

Efficiency – $175 – due at time of application
$100 Security Deposit
$75 Application Fee

Shared Efficiency – $175– due at time of application
$100 Security Deposit
$75 Application Fee

University Place

Private – $175 – due at time of application
$100 Security Deposit
$100 Reservation Fee – will be placed on your NSU Account
$75 Application Fee

Shared – $175 – due at time of application
$100 Security Deposit
$75 Application Fee

Note for University Columns and University Place Applicants:
$100 Security Deposit (Refundable)
$100 Reservation Fee (Non-Refundable)
$75 Application Fee (Non-Refundable)

2018—2019 Semester Housing Rates*

Room Type Term 18-19 Rate
University Place Private Academic Semester $3,551.00
University Place Shared Academic Semester $2,702.00
Varnado Hall Shared Academic Semester $2,925.00
University Columns 4 Bed Academic Semester $2,923.00
University Columns 2 Bed Academic Semester $3,869.00
University Columns Private Efficiency Academic Semester $4,860.00
University Columns Shared Efficiency Academic Semester $2,937.00
*Rates are preliminary and subject to change.

2017—2018 Semester Housing Rates

Room Type Term 17-18 Rate
University Place Private Academic Semester $3,499.00
University Place Shared Academic Semester $2,662.00
Varnado Hall Shared Academic Semester $2745.00
University Columns 4 Bed Academic Semester $2,838.00
University Columns 2 Bed Academic Semester $3,738.00
University Columns Private Efficiency Academic Semester $4,860.00
University Columns Shared Efficiency Academic Semester $2,880.00