Winthrop University: Residence Life - Eaglesnest


Newly Admitted Students

You can apply for housing directly on Wingspan

  1. Go to and then click on the Wingspan link on top right of your screen.
  2. Login to Wingspan using your Winthrop username and password. (If you do not have a Winthrop username and password yet, go to to create a computer account. It may take up to 48 hours after you create your Winthrop user name and password for the Eaglesnest Housing link to show in your Wingspan account.)
  3. Once logged in, click on Eaglesnest Housing under the Student Tools section.
    1. Click on Housing Request.
    2. Click on New Student Application.
    3. Click on Housing Application and Contract.
    4. Complete all sections of the application and digitally sign the Residence Hall Contract/Lease and COVID-19 Pandemic Contract Addendum.

Please download and read the updated "Eaglesnest Online Housing Application and Residence Hall Contract/Lease Instruction Sheet (PDF - 138KB)"

Eaglesnest Room Selection (Current Resident Students ONLY)

Welcome to the Eaglesnest Online Room Selection process. This easy to use online system will help you sign up for your housing and meal plans for the 2021-2022 academic year. An email will be sent to all resdient students (except those who signed a contract for Courtyard and Roddey) with general instructions and individual start times for General Room Selection.

Please download and read the updated "Eaglesnest Online Room Selection Instructions (PDF - 1.9MB)"

Eaglesnest Schedule

(Room Selection for Lee Wicker, Margaret Nance, Richardson, Phelps, and Thomson)

Phase One: Housing Application, Establish Individual PIN, Select Meal Plan, Sign Contract

Begins: Tuesday, March 9th

YOU MUST COMPLETE PHASE ONE IN ORDER TO SELECT A ROOM IN PHASE TWO. DO NOT WAIT until the day you select a room to complete Phase One.

Phase Two: Select a Room

  • Monday, March 22nd - Wednesday, March 24th: Same Room Selection
  • Thursday, March 25th - Friday, March 26th: Same Room Selection with Roommate Pull-In
  • Tuesday, March 30th - Wednesday, March 31st: Women Suite Fill-All. Starts at 9:30 PM
  • Thursday, April 1st - Friday, April 2nd: Men Suite Fill-All. Starts at 9:30 PM
  • Tuesday, April 6th - Wednesday, April 7th: Women General Room Selection. *Starts at 9:30 PM
  • Wednesday, April 7th - Thursday, April 8th: Men General Room Selection. *Starts at 9:30 PM

*Designated individual start time will be indicated in the email reisdents received on Monday, March 15. The time shown is the earliest a student can log into Eaglesnest. The assigned times were generated randomly through Eaglesnest software.

Contact Us with Questions

  • Call (803) 323-2223
  • Send us an email

Last Updated: 3/18/21