Apply to the HRC

Follow these steps in order to apply to the Honors Residential College:

  1. Apply to Baylor University.
  2. Apply to the Honors College. You must be accepted to any Honors College program/major (BIC, Great Texts, Honors Program, University Scholars) to live in the HRC. We encourage you to apply to the HRC and the Honors College simultaneously. 
  3. Submit the University Enrollment Deposit.
  4. Activate your Bear ID. Note that the system will need 24 hours to process before you may access the Housing Application.
  5. Complete the housing application in your GoBaylor account.
  6. Select the Honors Residential College (HRC) as your first preference.
  7. You must submit your Housing Application before May 1st to be able to access Roommate Matching and Choose Your Own Room.

Important Housing Dates:

  • November 13
    • Housing application opens
  • May 1
    • Priority deadline
      • Students who complete their housing application on or before May 1 will be able to participate in Roommate Matching and Choose Your Own Room.
  • May 8
    • Housing program approval
      • Students will receive housing program approval and a Choose Your Own Room timeslot.
  • May 8-29
    • Roommate Matching
      • Students who submitted their housing application on or before May 1 will be able to Participate in Roommate Matching (a questionnaire system through CL&L that allows students to browse a list of varying roommate compatibility).
  • June 3-10
    • Choose Your Own Room
      • Timeslots will fall between June 3-6, and this process will be open until June 10.

 

For more specific information about the housing application process, visit the CL&L website.