West Texas A&M University

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Residential Living - Apply for Housing
Apply for Housing 
Bacterial MeningitisNote: The housing agreement is valid for one academic year (fall and spring), unless a student begins in the spring semester. The agreement cannot be canceled mid-year while a student is enrolled.

Summer 2015 Housing

If you plan to take summer classes, you can now sign up for summer housing.
You must be enrolled in summer classes to live on campus this summer. 

  • May Intersession: May 5-June1
    • Founders Hall  |  Sign up in the Office of Residential Living
  • Summer I: June 1-July 7
    • Founders Hall  |  $525  |  To sign up, login to the MyBuff portal then click the myHousing icon
  • Summer II: July 7-Aug. 13
    • Founders Hall  |  $525  |  To sign up, login to the MyBuff portal then click the myHousing icon

Summer 2015 Meal Plan Options

  • 60 Meals - $515
  • 102 Meals - $621

New Students || Fall 2015-Spring 2016
You must be admitted to the University before you can apply for housing.

Before you begin, you will need:

  • User name and password
    If you have not activated your new student account, go to wtamu.edu/activate. Your user name and password will be generated there. 
  • Credit or debit card for $150 housing deposit
To apply for housing:
  • Login to the myBuff portal using your username and password. 
  • Click the myHousing icon, located in the top right corner.
  • Click "Application" at the top of the screen.
  • Select the term for which you are applying (i.e. Academic Year 2015-2016).
  • Pay the $150 housing deposit and follow the instructions to complete the application. 

Returning Students || Fall 2015-Spring 2016
Returning students must complete the reapplication process by May 1 or risk losing hall/room assignment, paying additional deposit and reapplying for housing.

  • April 2-6: Reapply for the same room - visit myHousing in the myBuff portal
  • April 7-12: Reapply for a new room or hall - visit myHousing in the myBuff portal
  • April 2-20: Moving off campus, graduating or leaving WTAMU - visit the Office of Residential Living