Students are responsible for their own living arrangements. Options for on- and off-campus housing are available. On-campus housing is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. All students who live in on-campus housing must purchase a dining plan. For more information about on-campus housing, including estimated costs, visit

Please remember that admitted students begin the sign up process in early November. While there is no deadline for signing up, all rooms are selected on a first-come, first-served basis.

Most law students prefer to live off–campus. For a non-comprehensive list of fully-furnished apartments located near the university, click here.

In addition, we have many International Student Organizations at Texas Tech University. This is a great resource for you to get connected to the Texas Tech University and Lubbock community!

The associations can be a resource to ask for housing recommendations.

Short Term Housing

The School of Law does not provide short term housing, but there may be housing available from the university. Please see