New Resident Requirements


    • High School transcript (for first time students) or College transcript (for ALL College transfers) showing a GPA of 2.0 or better on a 4-point scale or equivalent
    • Essay of 250-300 words describing your educational goals and how you think the experience of living in on-campus housing can help reach those goals
    • Navarro College Reference Form from your High School Administrator (for first time students only) or from your College Administrator (College transfers only)
    • Proof of Bacterial Meningitis vaccination (shot record)
    • $200 refundable deposit* 
    • $10 non-refundable deposit*
    • Pass a criminal background check
*We accept money orders, checks, and credit cards. If paybable by check, please include check signer‘s Driver’s License (DL) number, DL state, DL expiration date, date of birth and phone number.
**Submitting the above items DOES NOT guarantee placement in the Residence Life/Housing program at Navarro College. 


 Application & Move In

Apply for Housing

Two ways to complete the application:

  1. Electronic 
    Save .pdf document to computer
    Open file & type your information
    Print & sign appropriate areas
  2. Handwritten
    Print .pdf document
    All information must be complete & legible

Residence Hall Application PDF

This application becomes valid when completed and returned with $200 deposit and $10 background processing fee, both made payable to Navarro College.   The Residence Hall Application may be mailed to:

Navarro College
Residence Life Office
3200 W. 7th Ave.
Corsicana, Texas  75110

Room Assignments & Move In 


What to Bring

At Navarro, turning your room into a comfortable new home is one of the important parts of the college experience. However, don’t bring everything you own since you will be sharing that space with your roommate.  Contact your roommate when you receive your hall/room assignment in late July and decide together what items to bring and how you want the room to look. We also recommend no more than one vehicle-load of personal belongings.

Items you will need:

  • Bedspread or comforter, blankets
  • Mattress pad
  • Twin-size sheets (Extra-long and deep-pocket sheets will all work on our mattresses. All beds are 39″ x 80″ and require extra-long bed sheets.)
  • Towels and washcloths
  • Shower tote/caddy/robe/shower shoes
  • Toiletries (soap, shampoo, toothbrush, etc.)
  • Extra pillow and pillowcases
  • Season-appropriate clothing (switch out during breaks)
  • Clothes hangers
  • Small trashcan
  • Alarm clock or clock-radio with battery
  • Study lamp (excluding Halogen lamps)
  • Prescribed medications and prescriptions
  • Umbrella/raincoat
  • Surge protectors
  • Broom / mop
  • Backpack
  • Cleaning supplies & laundry items
  • Social Security card (for employment purposes)

What you should NOT bring:

  • Alcohol beverages or illegal drugs
  • Weapons, ammunition or explosives
  • Candles & incense
  • Extension cords
  • Drums and amplified guitars
  • Dartboards
  • Pets (including fish)
  • Hot pots, hot plates, toasters, toaster ovens, coffee pots, waffle iron, electric skillets, electric grills (i.e. George Foreman grill)
  • Indoor / outdoor barbecue
  • Personal furniture
  • Halogen lamps
  • Weight equipment (including dumbbells)
  • Unapproved materials for hanging, including Scotch, duct, electrical or masking tape; gum-type adhesives, tacks, nails and staples; anything else that might damage walls
  • Any appliance with open heating coils (i.e. Electric / space heaters)

Items that are subject to disciplinary action:

  • Alcohol/illegal drugs
  • Candles/incense
  • Pets
  • Weapons (fire arms, ammunition, martial arts weapons, explosives)
  • ANY cooking appliances not listed as approved. These include, but are not limited to, toasters, toaster ovens, hot plates, George Foreman grills and any non-UL-listed appliances.

Items to discuss with your roommate before purchasing:

  • Microwave,
  • Carpet or rugs
  • Small Refrigerator
  • Telephone (no telephone provided)
  • Small Television, DVD player
  • Video game console

Useful items:

  • Shower shoes/flip flops/robe
  • Laundry basket/iron
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Dictionary, Thesaurus
  • Flashlight and batteries
  • Personal computer
  • Portable fan
  • Checkbook/debit card
  • Pictures, posters and other decorative items
  • Desk/floor lamps
  • Popcorn poppers
  • Blenders


Residence Halls & Pricing
Application & Move In
Housing FAQs
Housing Calendar
Returning Residents only – Summer Intent Form
Returning Residents only – Intent/Refund Form


Gibson Hall Student Center
3200 W. 7th Avenue
Corsicana, TX 75110

Phone: (903) 875-7541
Fax: (903) 875-7680


Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

For Emergencies, please call:
(903) 654-2778


Charles B. Betts, Director
(903) 875-7540 | (903) 654-4279

Stan Wong, Asst. Director
(903) 875-7631 | (903) 654-0018

Brett Manley, Asst. Director
(903) 875-7666 | (903) 467-4322