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We can’t wait to welcome you home to
Newman Hall at the University of Illinois at urbana-champaign!


You belong at Newman Hall, future Illini! At Newman Hall you'll find:
  • spacious suite- and traditional-style rooms in a private certified residence hall,

  • steps from the University of Illinois Main Quad, Gies College of Business, and UIUC Main Library,

  • with fantastic on-site dining

  • and great amenities like weekly housekeeping, linen service, 24/7 access to St. John's Catholic Chapel, an on-site 24/7 Fitness Center and Library, and more

  • PLUS the best, most welcoming, active, and supportive student community

  • for UIUC freshmen and above (that means you, ILLINOIS Class of 2028!)

  • all located at the #1-ranked Catholic Newman Center in the country, with many opportunities to grow in faith

Contract UIUC Student Housing Now (Full Year Only)



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Full Academic Year Contracts Available ONLY


Newman Hall is only offering Full Academic Year contracting at this time.

Students seeking single-semester contracts may join our waitlist to be notified if Fall or Spring-only semester contracts become available. Single-semester contracting will begin in June, if room availability allows.



  1. Incoming University of Illinois Freshmen. Start your online application today to live centered at Newman Hall, a UIUC private certified residence hall, in 2024--2025 by beginning your application.
  2. Select and reserve your room style.
    Choose from modern suite-style student housing or traditional dorm-style rooms.
  3. Select your meal plan.
    Choose from 14-meals per week or 21-meals per week.
  4. Complete the $260 contract fee and payment guaranty to complete your contract.
    We know plans and college decisions can change. In the event of a change in college plans that may necessitate a housing contract cancellation, we will be happy to help walk you through the process, timelines, and any requirements that may apply. The $260 contract fee is a non-refundable deposit.  
  5. Connect with the Newman Hall Community.
    You'll receive an email to activate your personal profile and lifestyle preferences on our Roommate Matching portal, MyCollegeRoomie. Throughout the spring, you'll have the opportunity to meet returning upperclassmen and incoming Illini freshman residents and find a roommate and/or suitemate match using our Roommate Matching portal.


Reserve Your 2024-2025 UIUC Housing now