Office for Residential Life
& Housing Services

Move-In Information

Fall 2016

Please see below for the official move-in date for your arrival.

Freshman Students ONLY: (Class of 2020)

  • Domestic Student Arrival - Wednesday, August 24, 2016, beginning at 9:00 am
  • International Student Arrival - Monday, August 22, 2016, beginning at 9:00 am
    (Special instructions were mailed to you.)

Parents/Guardians of Freshman ONLY:

  • Orientation - Wednesday and Thursday, August 24-25, 2016

New Transfer Students ONLY:

  • Arrival - Wednesday, August 24, 2016, beginning at 9:00 am

For more information, please visit: www.rochester.edu/college/orientation/.

Upperclassmen ONLY: (Classes of 2017, 2018 and 2019)

  • Arrival - Friday, August 26, 2016, beginning at 9:00 am

Please note that the official move in date for your arrival is Friday, August 26, 2016 beginning at 9:00 am for both domestic and international students. (August 24th through August 25th is reserved for Freshman Student Orientation.) Classes begin August 31, 2016. You are welcome to arrive at these later dates as well: August 29th & August 30th.

NEW! - Residence Hall Arrival Dates, Times and Locations - Coming Soon!

Request Permission for an Early Arrival (for all students)
Permission for Early Arrival is contingent upon meeting the requirements noted. The attached form includes the Guidelines and Fees as well as the Individual Student Request Form. Print the form, attach it as a PDF, and send it to housing@reslife.rochester.edu. Requests will be reviewed starting the last week of July.