Early Arrivals

Move In Dates, Exceptions and Early Move Ins - Undergraduate

Freshmen
August 23
No charge
New International Students, Transfer, Exchange 
August 22
No Charge
Freshmen registered in Pre-Orientation programs
According to sponsoring program
According to sponsoring program 
Sponsored by Penn organization
According to sponsoring program
According to sponsoring program
Upperclass
August 26
No charge
Upperclass
August 20-26
Per night fee

EARLY MOVE IN - THINGS TO KNOW

Freshmen

  • Freshmen will be able to view their assigned move-in timeslot on August 23 in Campus Express. 
  • Freshmen are NOT permitted to move in before August 23 with these two exceptions: 
    • New International students, who may move in on August 22
    • Freshmen registered for and sponsored by official University organization activities including pre-orientation programs, athletics or similar groups

Upperclass

  • Upperclass Move In begins on August 26; this is the start of occupancy for the Fall semester for upperclass students.
  • Returning students may move in earlier than August 26, beginning on August 20, for a per-day charge prorated against their Fall rent.
  • Returning students who are registered for and sponsored by official University organization activities including move in, NSO, athletics etc, may move on the date provided by the sponsor.

Logistics Support for Early Move In

  • Move In will be self-service.
  • Unloading will be at designated curbside locations for each house.
  • Guest passes will be available through the Information Center or check in location for the house.
  • Carts may be available in limited quantities and for limited periods of time to accommodate arriving students.
  • College House staff availability may be limited.
  • Early Move In exceptions are granted to the above mentioned groups with the caveat that official move in dates are set to provide the best of services and staffing.