The Catholic University of America

Your Assignment

Assignment confirmations will be sent in the mail in late July and available in Cardinal Students by July 1st. If you do not receive your assignment information by mid-August, please contact Housing Services.


Welcome To Campus!

Your assignment letter and Cardinal Students >Student Self-Service>MyHousing will include your housing assignment, dining assignment (if applicable), room phone number and your mailbox; roommate information is available in Cardinal Students. Visit our move-in services site to begin planning for your new room. Please contact us with any questions you may have.



MyHousing is a great resource to see your housing and dining assignment, roommates, mailbox and current housing-related billing charges. You can access MyHousing by navigating to Cardinal Students >Student Self-Serivce>MyHousing New students should have received their Cardinal Station login information in the mail. If you have misplaced your Username and Password, you can call the CUA Computer Help desk at (202) 319-4357 and they will assist you.


Dining Plans

You may add a dining plan at any time via Cardinal Students. Dining Plan changes or cancellations can be made online via Cardinal Students until the Friday of the first week of classes each semester. Please note residential freshmen and sophomores are required to select from one of  the Anytime Plans.


Housing Services looks forward to your arrival to campus. Should you have questions regarding your assignment, please feel free to contact us.