USHC First Year Students
USHC Students

First-Year Students

Apply For Housing

Application Now Open

Choose to Live with USH Affiliated Housing

Step 1: Be admitted with on-campus housing and pay $200 acceptance fee to WCU
Step 2: Set up and activate your WCU email and check daily
Step 3: Receive housing information via email from housing@wcupa.edu
Step 4: Complete WCU Housing Screening Form in MyWCU
Step 5: Apply in USH Affiliated Housing resident portal and wait for email from leasing@ushcommunities.org to proceed with your application

Sign Lease with USH Affiliated Housing

Step 1: Follow the steps in housing email
Step 2: Create an account in USH Resident Portal
Step 3: Choose 2022-2023 Housing Application, complete and pay $200 non-refundable application fee
Step 4: Complete USH leasing process in portal within 30 days to secure housing

Roommate and Room Selection

YOUR ROOM, YOUR CHOICE!
New this year! USH Affiliated Housing is excited to provide you the next level choice in on-campus housing accommodations.
During roommate matching YOU choose who you live with.
During room self-selection YOU choose your building, floor, and even your specific room. It is your room, and your choice with USH.

Please note, First Year Students typically have choice from 3×2, 4×1 and 1×1 suite styles.

 
Housing Timeline

Now Open – Lease Application

Early May 2022 – Roommate Matching Opens

Late May 2022 – Room Self-Selection Opens

Residence Halls

Incoming first-year students who are interested in living in USH Affiliated Housing have the opportunity to live in any of the below buildings:

Allegheny Hall

ACCOMMODATES:
First-Year Students
Current Students

Brandywine Hall

ACCOMMODATES:
First-Year Students
Current Students

Commonwealth Hall

ACCOMMODATES:
First-Year Students
Current Students

Allegheny Hall

North Campus

Brandywine Hall

North Campus

Commonwealth Hall

North Campus
Allegheny Hall

Allegheny Hall

North Campus

ACCOMMODATES:
First-Year Students
Transfer Students
Current Students

Brandywine Hall

Brandywine Hall

North Campus

ACCOMMODATES:
First-Year Students
Transfer Students
Current Students

Commonwealth Hall

Commonwealth Hall

North Campus

ACCOMMODATES:
First-Year Students
Transfer Students
Current Students

Floor Plans

Most incoming first-year students will reside in the following suite styles, while space is available:

Floor plan

1 Bedroom
1 Bathroom

Bedroom: 171 sq. ft.
Total Suite Size: 304 sq. ft.

2021-2022

Academic Year Lease

$10,580

Per Semester

$5,290

2022-2023

Academic Year Lease

$10,792

Per Semester

$5,396

Floor plan

3 Bedroom
2 Bathroom

Bedroom: 175.5 sq. ft.
Total Suite Size: 995 sq. ft.

2021-2022

Academic Year Lease

$9,860

Per Semester

$4,930

2022-2023

Academic Year Lease

$10,058

Per Semester

$5,029

Floor plan

2 Bedroom
1 Bathroom

Bedroom: 152 sq. ft.
Total Suite Size: 460 sq. ft.

2021-2022

Academic Year Lease

$9,690

Per Semester

$4,845

2022-2023

Academic Year Lease

$9,884

Per Semester

$4,942