How to add a known roommate

Follow these steps to add a known roommate.

Step 1

Log into Symplicity and select the “Roommates” tab on the top bar.

Screenshot of the student dashboard in Symplicity, described in the image caption below.
Figure 1: Screenshot of the student dashboard in Symplicity. The dashboard has a navigation bar containing five items at the top and displays application status, assigned roommates, applications, "My Room" and Announcements. A red arrow points to the third navigation tab, Roommates.

Step 2

Once you have selected the “Roommates” tab, select the term you are signing up for. You will be brought to the “Roommate Group” page.

Screenshot of the "Roommate" tab in Symplicity, described in the image caption below.
Figure 2: Screenshot of the "Roommate" tab in Symplicity. The screen reads, "To find a roommate or to edit an existing roommate group, start by selecting a term below. There is a dropdown menu labeled "Choose a term," which is indicated with a red arrow.

Step 3

Select “Find someone you know.”

Then enter your friend’s “Roommate Code,” which is found on the top-right corner of their page.

After you have entered their code, select “Send Invite.”

Your friend will be emailed an invitation to your roommate group, which they will need to accept, by logging into their Symplicity account.

Screenshot of the roommate groups by term in Symplicity. An option on the left is labeled "Search resident profiles. The option on the right labeled "Find someone you know" directs the user down to a field to enter a roommate code and a button to "Send Invite."
Figure 3: Screenshot of the roommate groups by term in Symplicity. An option on the left is labeled "Search resident profiles. The option on the right labeled "Find someone you know" directs the user down to a field to enter a roommate code and a button to "Send Invite."