How to Apply Online

We’re glad you’re interested in housing here at SRSU!  Please follow the simple steps in order to apply for housing.  All replies will go only to your SRSU email.

1.  Have you applied to Sul Ross?

                If yes, please continue to step 2.

If no, please apply to the University and return here once you have received and activated your Lobo ID.

2.  Have you activated your Lobo ID?

                If yes, please continue to step 3.

If no, please click here and login with your A number and PIN to create your password and activate your Lobo ID.  Once you have activated your Lobo ID, please return and go to step 3. If you need help with your Lobo ID or email account please see our Tech Tips page here

3.  Please log into the Residential Living Software using your Lobo ID and complete your application for the residence halls. You must pay your $50 application fee during this process.  This payment is made online or by paying in person at the Cashier's Office and turning the reciept into the Residential Living Office.

If you are interested in the efficiency, double, or family housing apartments please contact our office at 432-837-8190 or email

4. Pay your refundable $200 housing deposit. The $200 housing deposit is added to each student's account once all billing is completed for the room.  This amount can be paid once the semester begins and may be covered by your financial aid.

5. View your room/roommate. Once your application is in the "Approved" status, pay attention to your Sul Ross e-mail account for an e-mail about your housing and roommate assignment. For detailed information on the different ways you can select a roommate please see our Application FAQ page (Frequently Asked Questions).