What does self-selection mean?
Think about how you choose your seat on an airplane when you take a trip- this is the same thing, but with your room.
You will be assigned a selection date and time based on your application/deposit date and your room style preferences, to log in and choose your exact residence hall and room on campus.
What does the process look like?
The process has a few more steps, but here is the overview so you can see how it looks. Please down load a full step-by-step screen shot guide here: Freshmen self-select guide