COVID-19 Status: Limited Operations

Wichita State University will conduct limited operations through the end of the semester. All classes will be conducted online beginning Monday, March 30. For details, go to

Housing Options

Shocker Hall is the freshmen residence hall located in the heart of Shocker Nation. 



The Suites is the newly opened suite-style residence hall that is open to both freshmen and upperclassmen. Also located directly next to the Flats.

Flats kitchen

The Flats is the Upperclassmen apartment complex located on the edge of Shocker Nation near Innovation Campus.


Flats pic

Housing Updates

For the latest information regarding COVID-19 and Wichita State's response to the pandemic, please visit the Student Health Services website. Our office remains open 8am to 5pm, Monday through Friday. The Shocker Hall and Suites front desk remain open 8am to 7pm, M-F & 10am - 3pm Sat/Sun. The Flats desk will close for the time being.

Shocker Dining will be open for grab-and-go, with limited hours of operation, while University-wide online classes are being held. Please refer to our Dining page for more information.

The 2020-21 Academic Year Housing application is open! Students can now complete the initial pages of the application, submit the $75 non-refundable application fee, and submit the $200 prepayment. Students will not select their room until the Spring Semester. Your housing application can be found in the Student Housing section of your myWSU portal.

Fall Move-In for the 2020-21 Academic Year will be Thursday, August 13th and Friday, August 14th. First-year students will move in on Thursday, August 13th from 8am to 5pm. (Students attending Orientation may begin Check-In at 7am). Returners will move in on Friday, August 14th from 8am to 12pm. Individuals will be sent a link to select their Arrival Timeslot in late June. All residents will begin the check-in process at Koch Arena and then proceed to their respective buildings.



Office of Undergraduate Admissions
In this Shocker Street Speak episode, Kiah gives you an inside look at housing options on campus. You'll get a look inside Shocker Hall, The Flats, and The Suites at Wichita State.