University of Delaware

2013-2014 Move-In Guide

Electronic Check-InWe’re excited for you to move into the residence halls and plunge into campus life at the University of Delaware! Whether you have questions about Move-In Day, living in the residence halls, or how to get involved with campus life, we hope to guide you through the process with the information below.


arrow I was here for WINTER.

  • I was approved for a room change.
    Check in using Electronic Check-In. After receiving your new assignment, contact your RHC to arrange a time to move.


    arrow I was not here for WINTER.
    If you have not received your assignment by Thursday, January 24, please contact Housing Assignment Services by February 3.

    Whether you live in a residence hall or Christiana Towers, check in using Electronic Check-In BEFORE you arrie on campus. Move in on:

    • February 3 - 2:00 - 9:00 p.m.
    • February 4 - 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


    Early/Late Check-In


Help keep traffic moving on Move-In Day!

Make move in quick and efficient: Reduce YOUR carbon footprint!

  • Bring a handcart to carry multiple boxes at once.
  • Pack your vehicle so you can unload easily. University Police and staff will be able to direct you to the nearest parking location.
  • Building locations, addresses, and driving directions can be found on UD's interactive campus map.

Move-In Guide


  1. Move-In Day Information

  2. Move-In Day Checklist

  3. Room Assignments, Room Changes, & Residence Hall Policies

  4. Packing List

  5. Residence Life

  6. Dining Options

  7. Computer & IT Services

  8. Banking

  9. Campus Mail

  10. Transportation

  11. Safety & Security

  12. Frequently Asked Questions

  13. Campus Resources


PDF Packing List
PDF The Green: A Guide to Sustainable Living
PDF Recycling Guide

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