Moove-In Moving Into The Residence Halls

Instructions for Winter Quarter 2023

Frequently Asked Move-In Questions

Find answers to frequently-asked questions on the Moving In FAQ webpage.

Scheduled Move-In

Students may check in during the check-in time period on the move-in day as described on the Moving Into Housing webpage. Please make sure to have your Aggie Card or Picture ID with you for check-in.

Please Note: Students must check in during the check-in window. There is no after-hours check-in.

Move-In Maps

Refer to the residence hall maps below for check-in locations, including unloading zones and parking.

Segundo Area

Segundo Area Map

Tercero Area

Tercero Area Map

Cuarto Area

Cuarto Area Map

Special Accommodations & Religious Holiday Conflicts

Students who need special accommodations and those whose check-in day conflicts with the observance of religious holidays: please do not hesitate to contact the Student Housing and Dining Services office at 530-752-2033.

Note: The UC policy regarding religious holidays that conflict with residence hall move-in days is available on the publications webpage, under "Additional Information".

Housing Assignments

Housing Assignments are available through the myHousing portal. Housing assignments information includes:

  • Room and residence hall assignment (address and area location)
  • Living-Learning Community Program confirmation, if applicable
  • Current account/cost information
  • Meal plan details
  • Bed size (regular twin or extra-long twin)
  • Student's contact and emergency information
  • Wireless Internet availability information


Student Housing and Dining Services provides these checklists to help students (and their families) prepare for moving into the residence halls.

Additional Information

  • Review the Guide to Residence Hall Life
  • Keep in mind that your contract begins on January 6, regardless of when you move-in
  • The Student Housing office will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on January 6 to help take care of any last minute problems you may experience, so please stop by our office if you need to clarify any concerns or issues; the Area Service Desk is open during the weekend to further assist you
  • Learn about Student Housing waste and recycling programs
  • Pay your housing bill (winter quarter's payment is due December 15)
  • Remember: residence hall students cannot purchase a campus parking permit

After You Arrive

  • Review the Guide to Residence Hall Life
  • Begin receiving your mail and packages on Monday, January 9, 2023
  • Check in with your residence hall's community advisors (CAs)