Fall Arrival Information

Fall 2021 Arrival Information

We are excited to have you living on-campus at UConn. Specific arrival day information is posted below by campus area, but our general move-in dates for students who are moving into housing at the Storrs and Stamford campuses are as follows:

  • All incoming freshmen students to the Storrs Campus will be able to move in on Friday, August 27, 2021 from 8:00am - 4:00pm.
  • All campus change, transfers, and continuing students to the Storrs Campus will be able to move in between Saturday, August 28 and Sunday August 29, 2021 from 9:00am - 3:00pm each day.

 

Storrs students will sign up for a move in time slot through their MyHousing Page.

 

When You Arrive On Campus

  1. Follow specific traffic directions on the website. Please do not use GPS. Due to traffic restrictions and staged check in areas of campus, it is important to follow your specific area instructions. All campus areas are listed below and have specific directions and check in plans.
  2. Proceed to the check-in site for your hall or area and date/time of arrival. Reminder - students can only bring one car to campus for move in!
  3. Please wear a mask when participating in any of the steps of move in.
  4. Bring your UConn ID or photo ID and your student ID number (PeopleSoft number) with you. Residential Life will need this information to distribute keys and other check-in materials.

 

For general arrival questions please email livingoncampus@uconn.edu

 

An example of the unloading process:

Check-in Information by Area

Below are more specific details about what you can expect when arriving on campus during your selected check in time between August 27-29.  Depending on your assignment, you may follow a different process than residents in other locations. Please use the information below to help guide you on where you will need to go when you arrive to campus and where your key pick up location will be. Staff members will be available across campus to assist you with this process, but we rely on all students to go through these steps in order and to arrive on-campus at the time they signed up for in MyHousing. 

Suites

Hall Step 1: Go to Staging Lot for Keys and to Check In Step 2: Unload at Residence Hall

Reminder: Students can't go to their unload zones without going through the Staging Lot FIRST!!

Busby Suites K Lot Directions to Busby from K Lot
Garrigus Suites D-Lot Directions to Garrigus from D Lot
South Campus K Lot Directions to South Campus from K Lot

Apartments

Hall Step 1: Go to Community Center for Keys and to Check In Step 2: Unload at Apartment

Reminder: Students can't go to their unload zones without going through Step 1 FIRST!!

Charter Oak Apartments Charter Oak Community Center Charter Oak Apartments
Hilltop Apartments Hilltop Apartments Community Center Hilltop Apartments
Northwood Apartments Northwood Apartments Northwood Apartments

J-Lot

Students who needed to sign up for a J-Lot arrival time will first arrive at J-Lot to complete tasks with Student Health and Wellness (SHaW) before continuing through the staging lot process.

Where is J-Lot at UConn?

Stamford Campus Apartments

Please visit the following pages for specific information about checking in 900 Washington Blvd. ("Stamford") and 65 Prospect Street ("65 Prospect").

900 Washington Blvd. Check-In Information

65 Prospect Street Check-In Information