Move-In Guide

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2024 Move-In Dates

  • Incoming first year students will move in Friday, August 30th or Saturday, August 31st.
  • Incoming transfer students will move in on the day their building is scheduled to open.
  • Returning students will move in on Sunday September 1st and Monday September 2nd.

Students will be able to select Move-In times based on their scheduled move-in date beginning on

*If you need a later move-in date, no worries! Your ID and PIN is active for move-in weekend! Please be advised that our staff will be assisting move-in at other buildings but we will have someone available in the staff office should you encounter any issues..


Move-In Schedule

Each residence hall will have a designated move-in date and students will select a move-in time in MyHousing the week of August 7th to manage traffic congestion.

Meal plans will begin on August 30th, but perhaps with restricted service. 

Students who may be participating in some URI special programs (e.g. Athletics, Band, Chinese Flagship, Leadership, ROTC, etc.) may have the opportunity to move in earlier than September 1st. Students should work with their program coordinator for details, including possible additional costs.