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2014 Move-In Dates

Undergraduate Students

Incoming First Year Students

Fall Semester Opening for First Year students will occur on either Friday, August 22nd or Saturday, August 23rd, depending on your room assignment. Please make your plans to move into your on-Grounds housing assignment on the date that your building will be opening. Early arrivals are only permitted in special circumstances; please email housing@virginia.edu if you have a need to arrive early.

Upperclass and Transfer Students

Unless approved for an early arrival, all students in upperclass housing may move in on or after Friday, August 22nd. Those who wish to be considered for early check-in and are not part of a University group requiring their presence on Grounds before Opening need to submit an Early Arrival Application.

Graduate Students, Faculty and Staff

Your move-in date is specified on your housing agreement. Keys can be picked up at the Housing & Residence Life Main Office during business hours: Monday – Friday (except holidays), 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. If you wish to move in outside of business hours, you must contact us at least 2 days prior to your move-in date to make arrangements.

Undergraduate Move-in Information by Residence Area

All early arrivals may check in at the Housing & Residence Life office in Kent House between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. For standard arrival dates, please select your residence area below for more information.