Douglass Housing Opportunities

Choose it or lose it! DRC Housing Selection Process 2017-18

 The housing selection process has already begun! DRC Living Learning Community application for 2017-18 is live! Interested in the Global Village, DRC Honors Community or Bunting-Cobb for Women in STEM? Apply today!

Priority deadline is January 26th. Commuters are invited to apply for the Global Village by February 4th!

Click one of the links below to learn more about the Global Village, Bunting Cobb for Women in STEM and the DRC Honors Community.

Ready to apply?

General Application

Commuter Application (Global Village only)

Don’t forget to apply for your lottery number from Monday, January 18 – Tuesday, January 26th. You cannot receive a housing assignment without this lottery number

Important dates for General DRC Housing Selection Process 2017-18

(General DRC Housing Consists of Henderson Apartments, Jameson Hall and Woodbury Hall)

  • January 16 - January 24, 2017 – Apply for lottery number application.
  • January 16 - January 24, 2017 – Apply for DRC General Housing Sign Up for Doubles, Singles, Aptartments.
  • January 26, 2017 – Notification of Lottery #
  • February 3, 2017 – DRC General Housing Eligibility Notification
  • February 6-7, 2016 – Select Apt, Single or Double if Eligible

Click here for a PDF flyer with information on all DRC Housing Options.

Residence Life also provides additional information about the general lottery process.

Housing Information Sessions

Attend one of two housing information sessions to learn more about:

The Rutgers Lottery Process
DRC Living Learning Community Options
DRC General Housing
Walking Tours of Residence Halls

Click here for the dates, times and locations.

 If you have questions about Douglass Residential College housing, please contact Merylou Rodriguez, Director of Scholarships, Housing and Student Engagement for the Office of First Year Programs and College Events, at

National statistics show that students who participate in living-learning programs are more satisfied with their college and residence hall experiences, more academically engaged, more involved on campus and achieve higher grades. Read more »
Students wishing to live in Douglass Residential College housing who are not interested in one of our Living-Learning Communities can select space in several of our general housing options in Katzenbach Hall (for first-year students only), Jameson Hall, Woodbury Hall, or Henderson Apartments (for upper-class students only.) Read more »
Depending on whether you are a new student or a continuing student, there are multiple ways to apply for Douglass Residential College housing. Read more »