Applying for Residence Halls

Important Notes:

  • All requirements must be completed to secure a room assignment
  • Room assignments are given on a first completed requirements, first assigned basis
  • Housing is not guaranteed

1. Complete the online Housing Application 

Note: To apply for housing you will need to know your OCC Username and Password.

Apply for Housing

Housing License Agreement 

Not sure what your username and password are? 

  • OCC UserName and Student ID Number help
  • The very first time you log in your password will be your 7 digit student ID Number ( e.g.0444444).  
  • If you are experiencing username or password issues you can also try using the Forgot Password? and/or Forgot Your User Name? options on the Central Authentication Service (CAS) Login screen at
  • Questions?  Call (315) 498-2560

2. Complete Payment of $200 Non-Refundable Deposit

Make the Payment Online

Or make your payment at Student Central in the Gordon Student Center.

Note: If you resided in the residence halls for the previous year, the deposit is waived 

3. Submit these Documents 

All housing applicants must submit:

  1. The health insurance verification form with a copy of your health insurance card. Emailed completed forms to [email protected].
  2. Forward your FAFSA confirmation email to us at [email protected]. If you are not applying for financial aid, please submit the Financial Responsibility Acknowledgement Form.
  3. Submit your Immunization records to us. They can be a copy emailed to [email protected] or request them to be FAXED to 315-469-9270.
  4. If under 18 at the time of housing application, please submit the Under 18 Signature Form.

    4. Register for classes as a full time (12+ credits) matriculated student

    Please note: If you have a documented disability and have a special accommodation request, please complete and submit the Room Accommodation Request Form to the Disabilities Services Office with appropriate medical documentation. 

    Any questions regarding the application process? Email us at [email protected]


    Fall 2019 Housing Application now open! 

    APR 1 Registration for Classes Open

    APR 10 Fall 2019 Housing Application Available

    JUN 10 Priority Housing Deadline

    JUL 14 Last day to terminate housing contract without incurring 2019-2020 Housing charges

    Room assignments begin mid-June