USHC First Year Students
USHC Students

First-Year Students

Apply For Housing

Application Will Open Mid-March

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 2023-2024 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

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. Specific suite styles and locations are based on availability at the time of room self-selection.

 
Housing Timeline

Mid-March – Lease Application Opens

Early May 2023 – Roommate Matching Opens

Late May 2023 – 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.

2022-2023

Academic Year Lease

$10,792

Per Semester

$5,396

2023-2024

Academic Year Lease

$11,116

Per Semester

$5,558

Floor plan

3 Bedroom
2 Bathroom

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

2022-2023

Academic Year Lease

$10,058

Per Semester

$5,029

2023-2024

Academic Year Lease

$10,360

Per Semester

$5,180

Floor plan

2 Bedroom
1 Bathroom

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

2022-2023

Academic Year Lease

$9,884

Per Semester

$4,942

2023-2024

Academic Year Lease

$10,180

Per Semester

$5,090