Residential Life

Applying for Housing

Thank you for expressing interest in Missouri Western State University Residential Life. Welcome to our Community!

First-time Missouri Western students must access their Goldlink account in order to apply for housing online.  A  $100 housing deposit, payable by debit or credit card online or check or money order by mail, is required to submit a new housing application.  No housing deposit waivers are allowed.

How do I apply for Housing?

  1. Sign into your Goldlink account.
  2. Click on the “Student Life” tab within your Goldlink account.
  3. Click on “MyHousing Information” under the On-Campus Living section.
  4. Click on the “Applications” drop down menu at the top of the page.
  5. Choose the appropriate application. (New Students: New Student Housing Application / Returning Students: Returning Student Contract Renewal)
  6. After signing the contract on page one and completing the student information on page two click continue to choose a meal plan.

On the main page of “My Housing Information” choose “Room Selection” – complete roommate preferences and room / suite preferences, if applicable. Note: New housing students will not be allowed to choose their room online and will receive their assignment near the end of Spring semester.

Frequently Asked Questions:

      • Applications are not accepted via fax.
      • Applications will not be accepted without a deposit.
      • A deposit is required from all students regardless of scholarships or financial awards.
      • Room Assignments are made on a first come, first serve basis by date received.
      • Questions? Please call (816) 383-7100 for assistance.

If you are unable to access your Goldlink account or require a paper contract you may access the 2016-2017 paper contract here.

Click here for step-by-step instructions on how to apply online.