Wed. October 12, 2016 - “Sneak-a-Peak: Housing Open House" (Community BBQ during community time)

Friday, October 14, 2016  - Housing Applications for the January & Spring Term will be available on Starrez

October 20-21, 2016 - Midterm Holiday (Residence Halls are open)

Tues. November 1, 2016 - Winter Recess Housing Application available (online)

November 23-27, 2016 - Thanksgiving Recess (Residence Halls are open)

Thurs. December 1, 2016 - Winter Recess Housing Application Due by 11:59pm

Fri. December 9, 2016 @ 9am - Residence Halls Close

December 9, 2016 - January 8, 2017 - Winter Recess (Residence Halls are closed)

Sun. January 8, 2017 - Residence Halls open at 9am

February 4 - 12, 2017 - Spring Recess (Residence Halls are open)

Thurs. March 9, 2017 - Open House

Sun. March 26, 2017 by 11:59pm - Housing Applications Due (for '17-'18)

Mon. March 27, 2017 @ 4:30pm - Room Selection Appointment Times Posted

Wed. March 29, 2017 - Room Selection for '17-'18 (current 1st year students)

Thurs. March 30, 2017 - Room Selection for '17-'18 (current soph. & upperclass)

Fri. April 7, 2017 - $350 Non-refundable Pre-Housing Payment Deadline (for any/all students who received on campus housing for '17-'18)

April 8 - 17, 2017 - Easter Recess (Residence Halls are open)

Fri. May 26, 2017 @ 9am - Residence Halls close












Campus Housing Office

Dear SMC Community,

For those of you on-campus at approximately 6:15 p.m., you are aware there was a power outage on campus.  At this writing, power has been restored, however, as the weather continues (rain and winds), please anticipate that we may still experience impact on power or other utilities.

For those students in on-campus residence halls, please prepare flashlights and recharge your cell phones while power is on. (Remember that wifi goes down when power is out.)  Do not use candles.  If you see any water intrusion into your room, please report this immediately to Public Safety (631-4282) and Campus Housing ( Facilities Services (631-4286) is currently on campus resetting furnaces and addressing trouble alarms.

The Campus Housing Office is committed to providing excellent service to our prospective and current residents. 

Our Mission

Campus Housing strives to uphold our Catholic & Lasallian traditions and core principles while serving students and the campus, we shall

  • provide a safe, affordable, attractive, clean, comfortable, sustainable, and well-maintained living environment for all students.
  • establish an open, diverse, and multicultural residential environment that accepts students as individuals while promoting the appreciation and understanding of the differences each person brings to our community.
  • be committed to consistent, fair, and transparent policies/practices.
  • uses assessment tools and other means of evaluations in order to focus on continuously improving services, programs, and procedures.
  • collaborate and consult with other stakeholders in an effort to achieve excellence.

Our Residence Halls

Saint Mary’s students live in 22 different residence halls and townhouses which are located around the campus within a ten-minute walk or bike ride of most classrooms and campus facilities.

Benefits of Living On Campus

Living on campus gives you an opportunity to build connections with your peers and the campus community. As a student resident, you’ll have access to undergraduate-student Resident Advisors (RA's) and professional Resident Directors (RD's) who are committed to enhancing your academic, social and spiritual growth.

Learn More and Apply

Any questions regarding housing procedures should be directed to the Campus Housing Office at (925) 631-4241, or via e-mail at  You may also visit us in Ferroggiaro 200,  Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.