Housing On-campus Made Easy (H.O.M.E.)
All current/returning FIT students interested in Fall 2014 housing must complete the three-step H.O.M.E. application process. Even current residents must reapply for housing each academic year. No applicant is guaranteed housing. Current FIT students awarded housing will be assigned to KAUFMAN HALL only.
H.O.M.E. is a “lottery type” application process where all applicants who apply by April 2 are randomly assigned a computer generated number, date, and time (see FAQ’s for details http://www.fitnyc.edu/13950.asp)
Students are notified of their status:
Assigned –These students are guaranteed housing and awarded a room type.
Unassigned - These students are guaranteed housing. They have not been selected for a space or
guaranteed a particular room type. These students will be notified of their assignment prior to their fall arrival.
Hold - These students were not selected for a space. They will be contacted through the summer up to the first
2 weeks of classes as spaces become available.
A $300.00 Non-Refundable deposit is required upon submission of the housing application. All applicants will receive a computer-generated selection number, date and time to choose a room type at Kaufman Hall.
Details, deadlines and instructional videos for each step can be found below:
HOME Step 1: How to Submit Your Application
HOME Step 2: How to Select Your Roommate(s)
HOME Step 3: How to Select Your Room Type