Welcome to the Hilltop!
Residence Life welcomes the Class of 2018 and all returning, transfer and international students to campus! Please review the information below to learn about your move-in day and time. We're looking forward to seeing you.
Friday, August 22, 2014
All first-time students move into their communities between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Students should go directly to their assigned community on the day of move-in.
Alternative move-in dates:
- Freshman Orientation 6, August 19, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
- International Orientation and Transfer Orientation 2, August 17, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
- Living Learning Communities, see communication from LLC staff
Students and families are invited to the Block Party on Friday, August 22, at 7:00 p.m. in front of the Dujarié and Basil Moreau Halls.
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Sophomore, Junior and Senior students move in between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Following move-in, students and families are invited to the Welcome BBQ, located on the lower level of the parking garage from 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
All communities will hold MANDATORY floor meetings beginning at 8:00 p.m. Your community’s residence director and residence assistant will tell you the specific place where you should meet. You will learn about resources you will have in your community and policies by which you will have to abide.
What to Bring
Before you buy a new television, microwave, or invest in a mini-fridge, you may want to consult your future roommate. Toaster ovens, space heaters, electric blankets, hotplates, waterbeds, electric frying pans, halogen lamps, candles and fireworks are all prohibited for safety reasons. When deciding what to bring, here are a few items you might want to keep in mind:
- Computer (with cords)
- Extra-Long Twin Size Sheets
- Mattress Pad
- Personal Items
- Desk Lamp (with bulbs)
- Laundry and Cleaning Supplies
- Area Rug(s)
- Small First Aid Kit (bandaids, over-the-counter meds, antibiotic cream)
- Small Kitchen Items (cups, plates, plastic-ware, paper towels)
- Can Opener