Application Process

  1. Request a Housing Application: After you have accepted your WCM appointment offer letter, ask your new Department Administrator to provide you with a Postdoctoral Associate Housing Application; your department must fill out the first part of the application.
  2. Complete the application and collect paperwork. Fill out your portion of the application, and if you plan to reside with any family members, submit copies of any required documentation (e.g., marriage license, birth certificate, etc.) along with your application.
  3. Submit your completed application to the Housing Office at Please submit your application together with a copy of your executed offer of employment letter no less than 60 days prior to your housing need date.

We will review your application, place you on our waitlist; all applicants are waitlisted. If you do not receive notice of your housing status within 30 days from your confirmed date of arrival, you may need to make other permanent or temporary arrangements: www.

If you have any questions about the process, please contact

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