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New Students Spring 2021

Last updated November 02, 2020

Welcome to Morningside College Residence Life

Housing Sign Up Website for New Students Spring 2021



Click HERE for Online Housing Application

Use the same USERNAME and PASSWORD you used to sign in to the Morningside dashboard.

The priority deadline for housing applications is December 11, 2020. Please visit the Residence Life Home Page for more information on housing options.  Room assignments are completed in the order that housing applications are received so complete your housing application early.   Students who have completed their housing application by December 11th will receive their room and roommate assignment around December 17th.  Later applications will be assigned around January 5rd. 

Be honest, this information will be used to match you with a compatible roommate.  Every attempt will be made to fill your request; however, Residence Halls will fill quickly.  The earlier you return your information, the better chance you have of getting your first choice.  ATTENTION PARENTS: have your student complete his/her own housing application.

To make changes to your housing application before December 11, 2020, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) 

If you have any questions regarding your housing application, contact Sheri Hineman, Director of Residence Life,1-800-831-0806, extension 5335


Click HERE to complete Online Housing Policy Exemption Form

Use the same USERNAME and PASSWORD you used to sign in to the Morningside dashboard.  You will complete emergency contact information for the college and then select 

Online Housing Policy Exemption Forms are Due January 7, 2021.

As a residential college, Morningside College believes that Residence Life is an integral part of a student's complete educational experience, therefore all full-time students who have not yet attained senior status (91+ credits) are required to live on-campus, unless they meet one of the following exemptions. Documentation of status may be required, see form for details.  

  • Are married.
  • Have dependent children living with them.
  • Will reach their 22nd birthday before the end of the current semester.
  • Are living with a parent, grandparent, or legal guardian in an established family home within 45 miles of Morningside College.
  • Will be a part-time or graduate student
  • Have a college endorsed internship, clinical placement, or are student teaching outside the Siouxland area.
  • Have obtained at least 91 credits.

New student Request for Housing Policy Exemption forms are due January 7th. Please allow a minimum of two weeks for approval.

Financial Aid Notification:  Any changes in enrollment and/or living arrangements AT ANY TIME BEFORE or DURING the award year should be reported to the Office in Financial Planning.  Your financial aid award may be adjusted. 

To make changes to your commuter application email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

If you have any questions regarding your application for housing policy exemption, contact the residence life office,1-800-831-0806, extension 5161 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)