Residential Life

& Housing

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New Campus Housing Coming Fall of 2015


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2014-2015 Housing Reservation Requirements 


Obtain an admissions letter with full admittance to Texas Southern University (TSU).  Your admission will be documented with an assigned TSU ID Number (ex. T00-XXX-XXX).  Visit

All students who have an interest in living on campus must be registered for academic courses with the university.  University provision mandate the requirement of 15 hours as an enrolled student.*

Financial Aid:
The free application for federal student aid (FAFSA) must be completed at and requisite documentation submitted to the TSU Office of Student Financial Assistance. Financial aid must be awarded prior to the inclusion of financial aid in the analysis of the student’s ability to pay. Qualifying students must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 hours to receive the maximum eligibility in financial assistance.

Health Center/Immunization
Submit meningitis shots to the TSU Health Center. Immunization must be taken within 5 years and 10 days before moving in. Visit for detailed information on submitting your shot record.

Funding Verification:
A student must provide proof of ability to pay 100% tuition & fees  and  70%  of the total housing room and board cost for admittance into Residential Life & Housing at TSU.  Estimates will be based on the student taking 15 hours.*

Leasing Coordinator will confirm funding eligibility, and a Residential Lease & Meal contract will be sent via email for the student to sign electronically