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Fall 2022 Housing Application Instructions

  1. Visit the Housing page in the myBLINN student portal. If you have not yet applied to Blinn, visit our Steps to Apply page.
  2. In Quick Links, click on Housing Application.
  3. Complete the fall 2022 housing application and pay the $125 non-refundable application fee.
  4. Then pay the $100 refundable damage deposit through your myBLINN account.
  5. Register for a minimum of 12 credit hours.
  6. Submit proof of health insurance.
  7. Submit an ID picture.
  8. Continue to check your myBLINN email for your room assignment and meal plan information.
  9. Once you have a room assignment and have registered for classes, be sure to check your total account balance and make sure your balance is satisfied either with financial aid or a payment plan.
  10. Information on move-in dates will be sent as we get closer to the start of classes!

Paid and Registered Requirements

All students are required to register for a minimum of 12 credit hours to receive and maintain a room assignment. Students who drop below 12 credit hours at any time may have their room assignment canceled.

The Housing and Residence Life Office requires that a student be registered for a minimum of 12 credit hours and their bill paid in full before permitted to check in. Setting up an installment plan through their myBLINN account or accepting sufficient financial aid to cover your bill will satisfy the paid portion of the paid and registered requirement.

Refundable Damage Deposit

The $100 refundable damage deposit is due once you complete the housing application and pay the fee. You will need to log into myBLINN and pay the $100 refundable damage deposit. This deposit will be refunded to your student account at the end of the academic year (or when you move out). Please note that this deposit will be applied to any outstanding balances on your account (damages to your room, parking tickets, etc.). This deposit must be paid to receive a room assignment.

Background Check Requirements

A portion of your application fee will pay for a criminal history check. Please be aware that if you have any convictions or pending charges for a felony, Class A misdemeanor, or Class B misdemeanor, you will not be able to live on campus, and your $125 application fee will not be refunded.

Out-of-State Students

If you are an out-of-state or out-of-country resident, please monitor your Blinn email account for an email from HireRight. Included in the email is a link for you to complete your background information. This information is necessary for a background check.

Meal Plan

The Housing and Residence Life Office will assign the student a meal plan once you have a room assignment. If your room assignment is in a residence hall, you will be assigned a blue meal plan. If your room assignment is in the apartments, you will receive an apartment meal plan. All students living on campus are required to have a meal plan. There are three types of meal plans.

Room Cancellation

Students who cancel their rooms prior to the start of school will have the full cost of room and board removed from their bill. There are no refunds issued if a student moves out of their room, unless they also withdraw from courses at Blinn prior to the 8th week of classes. After the start of the 8th week of classes, no refunds are provided.

  • Phone: 979-830-4461