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Summer 2020 Academic Year Application Procedures

Important Housing Information

ATTENTION: Due to the current health and safety guidelines, housing for Summer 2020 will be unavailable. All summer courses will be offered online.



  • The Fall housing application for New and Transfer Students will open on March 16, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. and will close on June 30, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. The Returning Student housing application opens February 11, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. and will close on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at 5:00 p.m.
  • All students must check out for the Spring semester on Saturday, May 2, 2020. 
  • All housing inquiries should be sent to
  • The $100 non-refundable housing application processing fee for New/Transfer students must be paid before a room assignment will be issued. The $75 non-refundable room reservation fee for Returning students must be paid before a room assignment will be issued.

 Cancellation Policy

  • If you wish to cancel your housing assignment, you may do so by emailing with the following statement: “I (insert first name, last name, and J Number) wish to cancel my housing for the Summer 2020 academic term.” Please indicate if you wish to cancel one or both terms.
  • All cancellation requests must be in writing.



You must be an accepted full-time student (enrolled in 3 or more credits ) or be a full-time graduate student to receive an offer of housing. Graduate status is verified through the Graduate School.

Students in any of the below categories are eligible to submit a housing request.

  • Medically re-admitted JSU students
  • First-year students new to JSU for Summer 2020
  • Transfer students coming to JSU directly from another college
  • Re-admitted JSU students
  • International students transferring to JSU
  • JSU students living off-campus

Offers are made on a space-available basis. Please check your JSU email frequently for important housing information. 


How to Apply

*To avoid login issues, please activate your NetId in your JSU PAWS account before attempting to log into “THD: JSU Housing Self-Service.”

Both new and returning students will access the new housing application by following the steps below:

1. Visit your JSU PAWS account and select “Enter Secure Area.”

2. Enter your J# (ex. J00000000) and Pin #, which is defaulted as your birthdate (ex. 010118).

3. Select the “Student” tab at the top of the page. Then, select the “Housing” link.

4. After selecting the “Housing” link, you will select, “THD: JSU Housing Self-Service.”

5. After selecting “THD: JSU Housing Self-Service,” you will be directed to the THD Housing Self-Service Portal where you will need to enter your login information.

6. Your login information will be as follows: 

     Username: one\J# (ex. one\J00000000)

     Password: NetID (Must set-up in your PAWS account)

7. Then, you will be prompted to log in to the Self-Service Portal with the following info:

     Username: J-number (ex. J00123456)

     Password: NetID (Must set-up in your PAWS account)

8. You will be directed to your own personal Student Housing Portal. Once there, you will select “Apps & Forms,” then select the housing application for your classification and proper term. 

9. You will be directed to agree to the “Terms and Conditions” by signing your name and clicking “Continue.”

10. After clicking “Continue,” you will proceed to answer all questions.

11. A $75 non-refundable room reservation fee must be submitted at the Cashier’s Window in the Bursar’s Office located in B. F. Roberts Hall within 24 hours of completing your housing application.  Failure to submit your $75 non-refundable room reservation will result in the forfeiture of your reservation.  

If you need assistance in completing your application, please contact us at 601-979-2326. Please note that housing accommodations for the Fall 2020 semester are issued on a first-come, first-serve basis. Once the Assignments Process begins, your room assignments will be updated in your THD Student Housing Portal.