Are you interested in living on campus for the Fall 2023 semester and Spring 2024
semester? If so, you can apply today!
To apply, you may follow the steps below:
1. Log into your My Grizzly Den account.
2. On the right side of the page, click the “Apply for Housing” link.
3. Click the blue link at the top of the page to begin your housing application.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Office of Residence Life
at: 417-256-1870, or email us at WpResHall@MissouriState.edu.
Moving to a new place can be intimidating, but living where you study will help with
your transition. Missouri State University-West Plains offers two residence halls:
the Grizzly House and Grizzly Lofts. Our residence halls will help you build relationships
while also providing comfortable places to study and relax.
From Welcome Week and back-to-school picnics to homecoming activities and Grizzly
Athletics games, there are plenty of opportunities for you to experience the exhilarating
lifestyle of a college student.
Student Recreation Center
Students can play a pick-up game of basketball, volleyball or racquetball in this
10,000-square-foot multipurpose building. The $2.2 million facility is located next
to the Grizzly House and a few blocks from Grizzly Lofts. The center also serves as
an emergency storm shelter for the campus. In addition, it can be used to host a variety
of student-related activities and events.
The student Housing Contract is for the entire academic year. Contracts for the 2023-2024
academic year are now available. To complete a Housing Contract, include a $100 deposit
and a meningitis vaccination record.
Grizzly House Cost
For the upcoming 2023-2024 academic year (fall 2023 and spring 2024), the cost per
semester is $3,313 which includes utilities and 19 meals per week at the Putnam Student
Grizzly Lofts Cost
For the 2023-2024 academic year (fall 2023 and spring 2024), the cost per semester
is $3,500 which includes utilities and 19 meals per week with on-site dining.
Download this information in our Housing Brochure (PDF 570 KB)
Grizzly House is located in the heart of campus.
Grizzly Lofts is our newest residential community.
All single students under 21 years of age who have completed fewer than 27 hours of
transferable credit after high school graduation and live farther than 100 miles from
campus are required to live in university housing. All such students must have on
file a completed Student Housing Contract and deposit or an approved Request for Exception
to the University Housing Policy form before enrolling in classes at Missouri State-West
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