Apply for Housing

We're Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2016!

The 2016-2017 Lamar University Student Housing Application is now open. Simply log in with your LEA username and password, which you received in your acceptance letter to Lamar University.

Don't know your LEA username or password? Call the Help Desk at 409-880-2222 or visit their online portal.


Payment Due

A $150 down payment is due at the time of application. You'll pay this online in the housing portal with a credit card, debit card, or electronic check.


Deadline to apply: June 30, 2016

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to live on campus my freshman year? Yes. All first-time freshmen have to live on campus their first year. On-campus housing exemptions may be granted for students who plan to reside with parent or guardian, are 21 years of age or older, enroll in only online or evening classes, are married or have dependent children, or who have earned more than 24 credit hours.

Do I have to have a meal plan? Yes. All on-campus residents must select a meal plan.

How much does it cost to live on campus? A standard 2-person suite with private bedroom is $2,675 per semester. Meal plans range from $1,315 to $1,550 per semester. More information is available here.