University Housing

College of Agriculture

two girls sitting on hay stacks feeding baby goat


To provide a fun and collaborative environment for first year students in Agriculture Majors at Chico State. Students in this community will have an opportunity develop strong relationships with those who share similar educational and career goals. 
It is hoped that these students will become mentors, role models, leaders, agricultural ambassadors, and program builders for the College of Agriculture.


  • 35 students will reside in Ag Theme Housing - 34 First-Time Students and 1 Resident Advisor (RA);
  • Students will be organized in cluster groups by gender;
  • Participation in College of Agriculture programs and activities is highly encouraged.

Selection of Students

  • Students who have fulfilled all University Housing requirements will be evaluated for placement by the College of Agriculture based on the date of application, interest, and answers to supplemental questions.

Department contact
Phone: 530-898-4262

Apply for Themed Housing

If you want to be a part of our optional themed housing, follow these directions to give yourself the best chance of being placed in one of our amazing communities

  • Start your University Housing Application and proceed through all of our profile questions.
  • Upon completing your License Agreement you will be directed to a page inquiring about your interest in Themed Communities
  • Please ensure that you choose “Yes” from the drop down menu. This will direct you to our Themed Community Questions.
  • Upon reaching our Themed Community Questions page, please fill out the required questions and denote which community is the one you wish to join.
  • Upon completing your questions you will be moved to the next page titled Room Preferences. This is where you have the option of choosing your community and room type preference.
  • If you are wanting to live in a themed community, you must select the appropriate community that aligns with the theme.
    • Example: If you wish to live in the LEADcat themed community, you must select Residence Hall listed as its location for your hall preference.
  • Proceed and fill out the rest of our application, pay our initial housing fee, and submit your application.