Spring Room Selection

Timeline for 2021-2022

During the winter semester, most rising seniors, juniors, and sophomores will select their room for the next academic year. All students taking classes on campus in the fall semester, whether they plan to be living off-campus, or on-campus in a theme house, suite, or any other type of housing must complete an application in HouseCat. The process begins with an application and ends with selecting your housing assignment during the room selection process.

Off-Campus Application:

  • Opens: Friday, March 5, 2021
  • Closes: Friday, March 19, 2021
  • Results: Tuesday, March 23, 2021 (seniors)
  • if spots still available secondary process for juniors, Results: Tuesday, March 30, 2021

On-Campus Applications: 

  • Open: mid-March 2021
  • Closes for groups of 8 students: Sunday, April 11, 2021
  • Closes for groups of 6 students: Thursday, April 15, 2021
  • Closes for groups of 4 or 3 students: Tuesday, April 20, 2021
  • Closes for rising juniors and seniors doubles: Sunday, April 25, 2021
  • Closes for rising juniors and seniors singles: Wednesday, April 28, 2021
  • Closes for rising sophomore singles: Sunday, May 2, 2021
  • Closes for rising sophomore doubles: Wednesday, May 5, 2021
  • Summer placement closes: Saturday, July 31, 2021

Room Selection Dates:

  • Groups of 8 students: Wednesday, April 14, 2021, from 5-7p.m.
  • Groups of 6 students:  Monday, April 19, 2021, from 5-7p.m.
  • Groups of 4 or 3 students: Friday, April 23, 2021, from 5pm-10p.m.
  • Rising seniors doubles: Tuesday, April 27, 2021, from 5-7p.m.
  • Rising juniors doubles: Wednesday, April 28, 2021, from 5-7p.m.
  • Rising seniors singles: Friday, April 30, 2021, from 5-8pm
  • Rising juniors singles: Monday, May 3, 2021, from 5-8pm
  • Rising sophomore singles: Wednesday, May 5, 2021, from 5-7p.m.
  • Rising sophomore doubles: Friday, May 7, 2021, from 5-9p.m.
  • Summer placement results emailed: mid-August 2021

HouseCat

HouseCat is Bates’ online housing selection platform. HouseCat allows students to apply for and select their housing online. Flexible, streamlined, and accessible from anywhere, HouseCat is the home of housing selection at Bates.

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