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Housing Selection

Welcome to the 2021-2022 Housing Selection Process!

All housing selection processes will be completed through our online RESIDENCE system by Symplicity. All Saint Leo University residential students will complete their housing application and room selection by logging into their RESIDENCE account at Your log in information will be as follows:

Password: This is set as your Saint Leo email password.

Returning Residents

For the 2021-2022 Housing Selection Process, returning residents can access their RESIDENCE online accounts at any time. If you cannot access your account, you will most likely need to reset your portal password at Returning residents will use their online RESIDENCE accounts to complete the housing application and select their rooms.

  • 2021-2022 Returner Housing Applications will be available beginning March 1, 2021.
    • The Returner Housing application submission deadline (to participate in 2021-2022 housing selection) is March 22, 2021.
    • In response to positive feedback about roommate satisfaction and the selection process, this year's priority will be given to roommate groups, from largest to smallest. Roommate group selection times will continue to be based on average credit hours completed per group.


    Day 1: Roommate Groups of 4 select
    Day 2: No selection taking place
    Day 3: Roommate Groups of 3 select
    Day 4: No selection taking place
    Day 5: Roommate groups of 2 select
    Day 6: No selection taking place
    Day 7: Individuals select


    For more information about the Returner Housing Selection Process, please check your Saint Leo email account for instructions after your application has been approved.

    New Residents

    If you are new to Saint Leo University housing, there are a few things to know before logging into RESIDENCE for the first time. To access your new RESIDENCE online account, you will first need to set up your Saint Leo University email account. You can do this by logging into your student portal account at Please make sure that your passwords are strong (at least 8 to 10 characters and include number(s)/symbols). Please note that newly admitted students will have to wait a minimum of 48 hours from the time of their deposit before they can access the RESIDENCE system. 

    • 2021-2022 First Year Housing Applications will be available beginning; March 1, 2021
      • The First Year Housing application priority deadline to submit is June 1, 2021.
      • First year housing assignments will be made the week of June 7 – June 19.
      • Information on how to complete the housing application and roommate matching will be sent to your Saint Leo email account. 

    • 2021-2022 Transfer Housing Applications will be available beginning March 1, 2021.
      • The Transfer Housing application priority deadline to submit is June 1, 2021.
      • Transfer students will be placed into available space on a rolling basis as housing applications are approved.
      • More information on how to complete the Transfer Housing Application and housing options will be sent to your Saint Leo email account.

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