New Freshman / Transfer Student Application

My Housing is an online system where Freshman and Transfer students that have been admitted to the Georgia Institute of Technology can complete the online housing application. Instructions for how to apply are listed below. Please read all online directions carefully.

Fall Semester: All freshmen and transfer students entering in the fall semester who submit the $600 rent prepayment and online application by May 1 are guaranteed housing. Room and roommate information is released by the third week of July. Housing for freshmen is guaranteed through their second year as long as they meet all application deadlines. Late applications are accepted but not guaranteed.

Spring Semester: All new students must submit the $600 rent prepayment and online application by the first week of November; late applications are accepted.

Summer Semester: All new students must submit the $300 rent prepayment and online application by the last week of March; late applications are accepted.

For specific deadline dates, refer to the housing calendar.

If at any point you no longer want housing or decide not to attend Ga. Tech, immediately log into My Housing and cancel your housing!

Don't forget to activate your GT email account at www.passport.gatech.edu. Click on "I need to activate my account (Students Only)". This email account is how the Department of Housing corresponds with you.

Freshman Living Brochure
Transfer Living Brochure

In order for your residential application to be processed you must:

  1. Be accepted to the Georgia Institute of Technology
  2. Submit an on-line prepayment, $600 for Fall/Spring or $300 for Summer.
  3. (For additional payment method's please see the Bursar's Payment Options information.)


How to make a Housing Prepayment:

  1. Activate your student account (Skip this step, if you have already done this.)
  2. Login to Buzzport
  3. Click on the icon that says Pay Your Admission and Housing Deposit or Housing Pay Now
  4. Click on Deposits (at the very top of the page)
  5. Select the appropriate Term
  6. Select "(Fall, Spring, Summer) Housing Prepay"
  7. Continue Payment Process as directed
  8. Complete the Housing Application at  "My Housing"