Room Selection for 2018-2019

Upperclassmen: The Room Selection Process for returning students has ended. Please visit Residential Services for information about room change requests and housing assignments for rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors.


Admitted Freshmen: The Housing Preference Request Form will be available on April 2, 2018 at noon. You will be able to access it after you accept your offer of admission to Penn.

Students who submit the Housing Preference Request Form by May 2, 2018 will receive their housing assignment information after June 11.

If you would like to be placed in New College House, be sure to indicate so when completing your form.

Staff members in the Housing Assignments office are your best resource for questions about room assignment policies and procedures. Click here for details and contact information.

For more information about NCH room types, furniture, and other details, check out our FAQ page under "Room Selection 2018-19" in the menu to the left.


There are 100 spaces for freshmen in NCH, so it is important to keep an open mind about your options. Each college house at Penn is unique but you can be assured that no matter where you live, you will be in a house with faculty and staff who care about your wellbeing and success.  Click here to learn more about everything College Houses & Academic Services has to offer.