Future Residents

Welcome, future Aggie Residents! Choosing to stay on campus will contribute to your success as a first-year student, new transfer student and/or new graduate student.

Housing and Residence Life strives to provide a clean, friendly and safe environment where students thrive. We offer programming and Residential Communities within the residence halls you choose to live in to provide emphasis on your academic or career aspirations. Our staff is prepared and qualified to assist you in having the best living experience on campus. North Carolina A&T State University Housing and Residence Life is where Aggies connect, Aggies dream, Aggies succeed and AGGIES DO!

Before you begin the online application process, please take a few minutes to review the information about contract release deadlines, application payments, and steps to apply for housing.

Contract Release Deadlines

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  • Contract Releases without penalty: Before July 31 by 5 p.m.
  • Contract Releases with $500 penalty: Before August 5 by 5 p.m.
  • Contract Releases with 50% of the remaining full length of the housing contract for your particular residence hall rate for the year: Starting August 6.

Application Payment Methods

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  • Pay the application processing fee online through the My Housing Portal with the housing application process. Credit Cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.
  • If for some reason you must pay by check or money order, please mail a check or money order to North Carolina A&T State University, Housing and Residence Life Office, Aggie Village Building 2, 1601 E. Market Street, Greensboro, NC, 27411. Your housing application would then be manually completed by our office staff once the check/money order is received.

Steps to Apply

Step 1: Complete the Necessary Application Requirements

  • Set up and log into your Aggie Gmail account. (All housing information will be sent to the student's Aggie Gmail account and not to the student's personal email account.)
  • Students must be admitted and confirmed their Intent to Enroll
  • Registered for a New Student Orientation Session (New Freshmen and Transfer Students ONLY)

Step 2: Aggie Portal login credentials

  • Username: First part of the student's Aggie Gmail account – everything before the @ symbol.
  • Password: First four letters of the student's Aggie Gmail and last four numbers of the student's Banner ID.
  • Aggie Housing Portal

Step 3: Submit Your Housing Application by May 1 at 11:59 p.m. (Priority Date)

  • The housing application will be available at Aggie Housing Portal. Please note: If you have not completed your intent to enroll to the university, the housing application will not be available.
  • The non-refundable $175 application fee must be paid at the end of the application to complete the application process.
  • Housing is on a first-come, first-serve basis and your preferred residence hall cannot be guaranteed.
  • The student housing contract and contract release penalties are effective immediately upon submission of the housing application.
  • Late Application Process: Any housing applications submitted after the deadline may require that you select a housing assignment at the end of the month you attend New Student Orientation.

Step 4: Complete the Housing Checklist in Preparation for Housing Room Selection Process after NSO

  • Completed FAFSA (if applicable)
  • Registered for 12 or more credit hours
  • Completed housing application and payment
  • Successfully attended a New Student Orientation Session
  • Check Aggie Gmail for room selection number and reservation time and date
    • Login to My Housing Portal and select your assignment on your selection day
    • Checklist items must be completed before you receive access to select your room.

View more details about our assignment process.

Questions? Please contact us at 336-334-7708 or via email at housing@ncat.edu.