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Residential College Room Change

To request a room change in a Residential College, contact the Director of Student Life for your college. If your room change request is approved by the college, you will be given a new contract and move instructions. You have 48 hours from the time your request is approved to complete your room change.


Upperclass Room Change

In early-Ocotber, you may request a room change. Rules governing room improvement post room draw do not apply, and requests for room changes or singles cannot always be granted. Access Princeton One Stop Housing (POSH) to complete the room change application. The fall room change period ends on December 15th. On February 1st, the spring room change application will go live. 

Princeton One Stop Housing (POSH)


Room Exchanges

You may exchange rooms if all roommates agree. The  Manager for Undergraduate Student Housing will speak with the students involved before the exchange can be approved. If you live in a Residential College, your Director of Student Life will approve the exchange. You have 48 hours from the time your request is approved to complete your room exchange.


Dining Contract Changes/Termination

You may decrease your dining contract at the following times. Upperclass students who do not live in a Residential College may terminate their contracts at the following times.

  • Fall semester, during the third full week of classes
  • Spring semester, during the first week of classes

You may upgrade an existing contract any time.

The website to change, add or cancel a meal plan is https://housing.princeton.edu