Welcome Bears!

The online housing application and dining plan selection process for incoming first-year and transfer students is now open.

To access your application, sign in to your MySSU portal, click the Housing Tab and choose the housing application based on your planned entry term (Spring 2022 or Autumn 2022).

Need help accessing your MySSU account? Visit our ITS Get Connected site.

Housing Timeline

  1. Early Nov. 2021: Housing application for new students starting Spring, Summer, and Fall will open. 
  2. Dec. 21, 2021: Students beginning Spring 2022 housing assignments released (applications received after Dec. 21 will be processed after January 4th)
  3. Shawnee State University Offices including Housing will be closed December 23, 2021–January 3, 2022.
  4. March 15, 2022: Continuing students can call DIBS for Fall 2022 
  5. May 4, 2022: Students beginning Summer 2022 housing assignments will be released (applications received after May 1st will be processed as received).
  6. May 25, 2022: Students beginning Fall 2022 housing assignments will be released 
  7. June 1, 2022: Fall 2022 student housing bills will be available for payment


Included in the housing application is an option to select a dining plan. All new students living on campus at Shawnee State are enrolled in our Unlimited Residential Dining Plan. Dining plans include meal swipes as well as Flex Dollars that can be utilized at retail locations on campus.

Learn more about Meal Plans at SSU Dining