Most of Washington State University’s incoming freshmen don’t meet their roommates until arriving on campus in August. But 84 percent report getting along well with each other several months later.

A recent WSUNews article states, “High roommate satisfaction is consistently one of the highlights at WSU … In November every residence hall student was invited to participate in the 100-question survey, which included four questions asking whether or not their roommate respects their private time, study time, sleep time and property.”

About 80% of our students benefit from computer-aiding roommate matches, using an extensive questionnaire students complete as part of their housing application. If your student hasn’t already, please encourage them to complete their housing application as soon as possible at To read more, please find the full article here.