Community Living

Move-In and Move-Out Info

Returning Student Move-In:

Move-In for Returning Residents is taking place Monday, August 28 - Wednesday, August 30 from 9 AM - 5 PM daily. Returning Residents should visit their MyHousing Portal and scroll down to the assignments section to select a move-in time that will meet their needs.

Early Arrivals requests will only be accommodated between Wednesday, August 23 - Friday, August 25 between the hours of 9 AM - 5 PM as space permits. Students will be charged a $50/night rate if their Early Arrival request is approved.

Before arriving on campus, please review the What to Bring page of our website. 

More details on the Move-In process will be sent out via email prior to student's scheduled move-in days. 


Please note the following steps for check-out:

Prepare your room and/or suite/apartment for closing:

  • Remove all personal belongings from the room including common living areas and bathrooms.
  • Remove all trash and recycling to the dumpster nearest your building. DO NOT leave trash in any lobbies or common areas. Any excessive trash or damage to the room will result in damage billing charges
  • Take home all items including any valuables (jewelry, laptops, other electronics, medications, medical equipment, etc.) The University is not responsible for the loss of personal belongings.
  • Remember your plane/train/bus tickets, passports/I-20s, and other important documents.
  • Leave any Microfridge units or Storage Squad items labeled correctly.
  • Leave A/C on the lowest setting.
  • Lock and close the windows. Leave your window shade open.
  • Turn off the lights to your room.
  • Close and LOCK your room door.

Key Drop:

  • Keys can be dropped at the Community Living main office in Usdan East G032.
  • Keys can be left in each area's quad office 24/7.
  • Students living in Foster Mods can use the Mods drop box.