Residence halls officially open Thursday, August 22, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. with breakfast being the first official meal served that day. Early arrivals may move-in beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 18, 2019, at the fee listed below. No pre-registration is needed for early arrival. You may check in at the front desk of your assigned residence hall. The charge for early arrivals depends on the day of check-in as follows:

  • Sunday, August 18 Check-in — $257.00
  • Monday, August 19 Check-in — $204.00
  • Tuesday, August 20 Check-in — $144.50
  • Wednesday, August 21 Check-in — $ 85.00

The early arrival package includes meals that begin with breakfast on Sunday, August 18 and goes through dinner on August 21. Meals are not optional and the rate will not be broken down. For example, if a student moves in on Tuesday afternoon the total amount owed will be $144.50. A key will be issued to the resident when the total amount is paid at the front desk, via a Student Account Charges Form. All early arrival meals will be served in the Fresh Food Company Residential Restaurant in the East Area residence halls.

Students who are taking part in some athletic teams and the Leadership Safari program will not be charged for early move-in. Athletes should check with their coach for more information.