Campus Housing

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

Campus Housing 2022-01-13T10:35:19+00:00

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!

On-campus residential accommodations at Northwestern State University are comprised of three communities (villages), University Columns, University Place and Varnado Hall Residential College for Creative and Performing Arts.

Properties are managed by the University’s housing partner, Campus Living Villages.

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Housing for Fall 2022-Spring 2023

Housing Applications to reside on campus for the Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 semesters are now live. New student should apply via the myStatus app and existing students should do so via myNSU.

New students will log into the application portal via nsula.edu to complete the housing application and pay the $150 non-refundable application fee.

Returning students will log into their myNSU account to complete the housing application and pay the $150 non-refundable application fee.

Applications are not received or processed until the non-refundable application fee is paid.

Housing Applications to reside on campus for the Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 semesters will go live on Wednesday, January, 12th at 9am.

  • New students will log into the application portal via nsula.edu to complete the housing application and pay the $150 non-refundable application fee.
  • Returning students will log into their myNSU account to complete the housing application and pay the $150 non-refundable application fee.
  • Applications are not received or processed until the non-refundable application fee is paid.
  • Qualifications for returning students to reside on campus for the Fall 22 semester (Must meet all qualifications by May 15, 2022):
    • A minimum 2.0 GPA for the Spring 22 or Summer 22 Semester
    • A $0 balance for the 21/22 Academic Year and no prior balances
    • Pre-registered for Fall 2022 classes

Contact housing@nsula.edu or call 318-214-5400 with any questions about the housing application process. Room and Roommate selection will happen at a later date. All communication to future residents will occur via the email address listed on the application.

Housing for Spring 2022

If you are interested in moving on campus for the Spring 2022 semester, contact NSU Housing at 318-214-5400 or email us housing@nsula.edu for an application.

To reside on campus, a student must meet the following criteria:

A minimum 2.0 GPA for the Fall 2021 Semester
A $0 balance for the Fall 2021 Semester and no prior balances
Pre-registered for Spring 2022 classes

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 2021/Spring 2022 Application & Reservation Fees

University Columns

2 Bedroom – $150 – Non-refundable application fee, due at time of application.
$100 Reservation Fee – will be placed on your NSU Account

4 Bedroom – $150 – Non-refundable application fee, due at time of application.

Shared Efficiency – $150 – Non-refundable application fee, due at time of application.

University Place

Private – $150 – Non-refundable application fee, due at time of application.
$100 Reservation Fee – will be placed on your NSU Account

Shared – $150 – Non-refundable application fee, due at time of application.

Varnado Hall

Double – $150 – Non-refundable application fee, due at time of application.

2021—2022 Semester Housing Rates*

Room Type Term 21-22 Rate
University Place Private Academic Semester $3,551.00
University Place Shared Academic Semester $2,702.00
Varnado Hall Shared Academic Semester $3,060.00
University Columns 4 Bed Academic Semester $2,982.00
University Columns 2 Bed Academic Semester $3,946.00
University Columns Shared Efficiency Academic Semester $3,000.00

*Rates are preliminary and subject to change.