Reserve Your University of Illinois Housing

Contracting & Room Selection

We can’t wait to welcome you home to
Newman Hall at the university of illinois at urbana-champaign!


  1. Future Illini and Incoming University of Illinois freshmen: Start your online application today to live centered at Newman Hall, a UIUC private certified residence hall.The application is FREE and available now, so don't wait to apply!
  2. In December, you'll receive an invitation to complete your student housing contract and select your room style and meal plan. Choose from modern suite-style student housing or traditional dorm-style rooms.
  3. Throughout the spring, you'll have the opportunity to meet other returning upperclassmen and incoming Illini freshman residents and find a roommate and/or suitemate match using our Roommate Matching portal.


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Re-contract and reserve your room style for 2024-2025 at


All current residents may reserve their existing 2023-2024 room style for next academic year (2024-2025) starting at 9:00 AM, Tuesday, 9/26, while inventory lasts.


Residents may select a NEW room style for 2024-2025 beginning:

  • at 12:00 PM Tuesday, 9/26 for residents who have lived at Newman Hall for 5 or more semesters
  • at 9:00 AM Wednesday, 9/27 for residents who have lived at Newman Hall for 3 or more semesters
  • at 5:00 PM Wednesday, 9/28 for residents who are in their first semester living at Newman Hall






Review the Newman Hall Rules & Regulations