Moving into your Residence Hall

Move-in for the 2017 Fall Semester will be Saturday, August 26, 2017. Only students who are approved for early arrival may move in prior to this date.

Before Move In Day, make sure to complete the self-check in process on the Housing E-Services portal. This must be completed at least 48 hours prior to your arrival on campus. On Move In Day, you will check in at your designated hub on campus. There will be no street parking on Move In Day. For a list of available parking lots for the day of, please check this website.

If you are a first-year student moving into your housing assignment on Saturday, August 26, 2017, please pay close attention to your schedule move-in time.

Your Residence Hall Check-In and Key Distribution Package Pick-Up Blue Cart Check-Out Move-In Times by Floor
Thurston Hall Thurston Hall Thurston Hall Thurston Hall, with volunteers

Floors 2 & 9: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM


Floors 3 & 8: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Floors 4 & 7: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Floors 5 & 6: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM


Floor 1: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Mitchell Hall Mitchell Hall Thurston Hall Thurston Hall, with volunteers

Floors 2 & 8: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM


Floors 3 & 7: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Floors 4 & 6: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Floors 1 & 5: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Potomac House Potomac House Potomac House Potomac House, with volunteers

Floors 2 & 10: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM


Floors 3 & 9: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Floors 4 & 8: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Floors 5 & 7: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM


Floor 1 & 6: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Madison Hall Madison Hall Support Building Madison Hall, with volunteers

Floors 2 & 8: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM


Floors 3 & 7: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Floors 4 & 6: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Floors 1 & 5: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Lafayette Hall Lafayette Hall (tap access) Support Building Lafayette Hall, with volunteers

Floor 8: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM


Floor 7: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


Floor 6: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM


Floor 5: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM


Floor 4: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Mount Vernon Campus Eckles Auditorium West Hall Mail and Package Services

Eckles Auditorium, with volunteers

West Hall, with volunteers

Eckles Auditorium Move-In Hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Somers Key Depot Hours: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

For more information regarding Fall Move-In, please go to the GW Housing Move-In website.