Reserve a Room

By following the steps below, it will ensure a room reservation. Remember, even if you don't know your summer housing plans but there's even the slightest possibility you need on-campus summer housing, please complete the summer housing application. 

*PLEASE NOTE: There are two different summer reservation processes, so please ensure you are following the process that is applicable to you.


Current Phase 5 & 6, and Tealridge Residents

Steps to Reserve Summer Housing

No need to move! Complete the summer application and stay in your current room. You will stay in your current spring assignment if you live on-campus at any point over the summer. If you choose to move to another room in Phase 5 or 6 for the summer, you will follow the "Current Phase 3, 4, and Residence Hall Residence" process listed below. 

Application Submission Deadline: March 9th

If the submission is made after the deadline, you will forfeit the option to personally select a room for the summer and the Residence Life Office will automatically assign you a room.  

1. Complete the online Summer Housing Application. 

  • Visit www.oc.edu/myochome
  • On the Home Page under the “Applications” banner, you will see the “2018 Summer Housing Application.”
  • Select the "Get Started" button
  • Complete and submit the housing application

*If additional details or instructions are needed, click here to view how to complete an application.

2. Receive email confirmation and approval from Residence Life and Financial Services.

3. Reserve your current bed space within the housing application OR select a new room in Phase 5 or Phase 6 during the selection processes. Housing selections will occur March 13th - March 16th.

4. Make payment(s) online via your student account.

Students can pay for their summer housing charges either through their student account online or pay cash or check at the cashier's window in the Business Office, located in Heritage Plaza.

Payment for summer housing charges must either be paid in full before the start of the summer sessions or in regular monthly/weekly payments during the summer sessions. If charges are not paid by specific deadlines per summer session, it will result in a cancellation of your reservation.


Current Phase 3, 4, and Residence Hall Residents

Steps to Reserve Summer Housing

Due to campus activities taking place on-campus this summer, Phase 3 and Phase 4 will not be available. You will be able to personally select your summer housing in Phase 5 or Phase 6 by following the below steps! 

Application Submission Deadline: March 9th

If the submission is made after the deadline, you will forfeit the option to personally select a room for the summer and the Residence Life Office will automatically assign you a room.  

1. Complete the online Summer Housing Application.

  • Visit www.oc.edu/myochome
  • On the Home Page under the “Applications” banner, you will see the “2018 Summer Housing Application.”
  • Select the "Get Started" button
  • Complete and submit the housing application

2. Receive email confirmation and approval from Residence Life and Financial Services.

3. Select summer housing between Tuesday, March, 13 - March 16th. (see instructions below)

You will not be able to select housing unless you have submitted your summer housing application. Prior to selecting you room, ensure that you know your room selection date and time.

Beginning March 13th: 

  • Log onto www.oc.edu/myochome to see your specific selection time.
  • It will be to your advantage to select a room at the start of your selection time because your room options will decrease the longer you wait to select. 
  • You or your roommate group leader will select a room. If you are in a roommate group, only the group leader will be able to select a room for the entire group.
  •  Students who have completed a summer housing application, but fail to select a room by March 16th, will be automatically assigned summer housing. 

View Step-by-Step Instructions on How to Select a Room.

4. Make payment(s) online via your student account. 

Students can pay for their summer housing charges either through their student account online or pay cash or check at the cashier's window in the Business Office, located in Heritage Plaza.

Payment for summer housing charges must either be paid in full before the start of the summer sessions, or in regular monthly/weekly payments during the summer sessions. If charges are not paid by specific deadlines per summer session, it will result in a cancellation of your reservation.