Residence Halls

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in being a part of the living and learning community at College of the Redwoods! Before you begin the Application Packet, please be sure that Residential Life is a good fit for you.

To live on campus you must…

  1. Be enrolled in at least 12 units as a Full-Time Student and maintain a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 or higher.
  2. Be willing to live in a drug, smoke, and alcohol free environment and observe the Student Code of Conduct and the Community Guidelines at all times

New Students

Welcome to College of the Redwoods!

Please be sure that you have completed all of the steps to “ Getting Started at CR”, as this will help you to complete the Residence Life Application Packet and secure your spot for the upcoming semester!

The 2019-2020 Residence Life Application Packet

Students are selected to live on campus in the order of which they complete all of the contents of the Application Packet


Complete Applications include the $500 Application Fee, which is payable to “College of the Redwoods” via check, Debit/Credit. We accept Visa, Mastercard and Discover. The $500 first payment is made with the Housing Office. The $500 first payment will not be processed until all necessary paperwork is returned completed by the student and reviewed by Housing staff.  

For additional questions concerning Payment and Billing after the $500 first payment, please visit the Business Office Webpage, or by contacting the Cashier's Window at (707) 476-4126 or

You may submit complete applications in-person, via Mail, Email, or Fax. Please keep in mind that all contents of the application must be signed by hand. (Not typed!)

College of the Redwoods
The Housing Office
7351 Tompkins Hill Road
Eureka, California 95501


Fax: (707) 476-4420

Police Academy

If you are enrolled in the Police Academy and wish to live on campus, please be sure that you complete the appropriate paperwork. On the Application Forms webpage, you must complete all of the contents listed under “Police Academy”.

Please contact us by calling (707) 476-4294 or emailing if you have any questions.

We look forward to seeing you here on campus!