New Students – Complete your Fall 2017-2018 Housing Application Now – Click Here

Current students should complete their application in myNSU.
Housing Applications for Fall 2017-2018 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 at 318-214-5400. We look forward to having you as part of our community in the fall.


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 2017-18

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 2017-18

Returners can apply for on campus housing on Wednesday, February 1st, 2017!  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!

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Housing Requirements

Housing Checklist

Frequently Asked Questions

Maintenance Request

Contact Us

University Housing
NSU Box 4187
Natchitoches La, 71497
Leasing: 318-214-5400
nsuleasing@campushousing.com

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 2015 & Spring 2016 – How to Apply for Incoming Freshmen

University Columns

  • Entering Freshman wishing to complete a University Columns lease should Click here.
  • Once on the leasing portal page, please register to create a username and password.
  • Then click “Lease Online,” click new resident and complete all steps in the leasing process.
  • Please complete steps 1 through 5 to create an application. Once your application is received, our office will contact you to discuss your housing options for Fall 2015.
  • If you should have questions or need assistance with the leasing process, please contact our office directly at 318-214-5414.
  • We tend to have a high volume of calls so please feel free to send us an email at nsuleasing@campushousing.com for University Columns.

University Place

  • Click here to go to the portal site to complete your online application.
  • Select REGISTER NOW and follow the steps to create your account and complete your lease.
  • You can save your place and return to your account at any time but ensure you have recorded your email address and password so that you can log back in.
  • Once you have completed the online application, you will be prompted to pay the associated fees.

Please Note: Your credit card and bank statements will reflect a payment description of “Property Payment – Rent, Goleta, GA.

  • The payment is collected by Profit Stars, a third party processing company under contract with our owners Provident Resources Group. Payments are not directly paid to Northwestern State University or University Place. This applies to all payment of application fees, security deposits and/or rents.
  • Returned or NSF payments are subject to a processing or re-processing fee.
  • Click here for step by step directions to assist in the online leasing portal.
  • After the completion of your application, please take time to fill out the roommate preference survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/nsu2-roommate.

If you should have questions or need assistance with the leasing process, please contact our office directly at 318-214-5400.

Fall 2016 & Spring 2017 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)

If you should have questions or need assistance with the leasing process, please contact our office directly at 318-214-5400. We tend to have a high volume of calls so please feel free to send us an email at nsu2leasing@campushousing.com for University Place.[/fusion_text]

2017—18 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