1. Activate your ONID if you have not already. Your OSU I.D. number is located on your confirmation letter.
2. Login to your Housing Portal using your ONID Username and Password.
3. Click on the "Applications" tab on the top menu
4. Follow the progress bar at the top and complete all steps in part 1 of your application.
*Masks are no longer required at PDX, though anyone who wishes to wear one may do so..
When arriving at the Portland International Airport (PDX):
Submit your arrival information at least 72 hours in advance to ensure your Airport Shuttle is reserved.
If you live On-Campus: Visit your Service Center for information on how to provide this.
If you live Off-Campus: A copy of your lease with your name and address stated on it is sufficient, or a letter from any official company, or government office. Examples: a utility bill, a bank statement, or a letter from a government agency.
When you fill out your application for the apartment / house, it will usually ask you to list the contact information of all your prior residences.
If you live On-Campus: Visit University Housing and Dining Services Central office and inform them you need to get a rental reference for your time living on-campus.
If you have previously lived off-campus: It is good to let your previous apartment / house managers know that they will be contacted soon to give a reference check for you. Provide them with the details of the new apartment / house you are looking to rent.
Please note that room types are not guaranteed to be available. Room change requests are only allowed between Week Two and Week Nine of each term (summer room changes are not available).
If you are at the end of your contract and will be moving out, please make sure to first contact INTO OSU Housing to inform them that you are leaving. Depending on when you move out, there may be forms that you need to sign and processes that you need to follow.
Failure to follow move-out processes properly will result in improper move-out fees.
If you want to cancel your contract, you need to first get approval from the INTO OSU Housing office.