Move In & Out Information

First Year Students | Friday, August 25, 2017 & Saturday, August 26, 2017*

First year students move in on over two days based on their building assignments. Please follow the schedule to help spread out the traffic flow and alleviate some of the stress always associated with moving.

The Following Information is subject to change and will be updated throughout the month of July.
Check-in times for new students living in Roncalli Hall on Friday, August 25, 2017 will be as follows:

2:00 PM       
Roncalli Hall 10th floor
3:00 PM
Roncalli Hall 9th floor
4:00 PM Roncalli Hall 8th floor
5:00 PM
Roncalli Hall 6th & 7th floors
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM  Roncalli Hall 3rd, 4th & 5th floors
Check-in times for new students living in Seton and Merton Halls on Saturday, August 26, 2017 will be as follows:
7:30 AM Seton Hall 6th floor Merton Hall 6th floor
9:00 AM Seton Hall 5th floor Merton Hall 5th floor
10:30 AM Seton Hall 4th floor Merton Hall 4th floor
NOON Seton Hall 3th floor Merton Hall 3rd floor
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM 
Seton Hall 1st & 2th floor Merton Hall 1st & 2nd floor

Lofting Beds: Due to the work that needs to be done to ready the campus before official move-in days, the lofting of beds cannot be done until official move-in days.  Dates for lofting beds will be announced as soon as they are scheduled.  Please go to the check-in area in your assigned buildings on the official move-in days to be put on the list to get beds lofted.

New Transfer & Returning Students | Sunday, August 27, 2017

All new transfer students and all other returning students will check into the residence hall that they are assigned to on Sunday, August 27, 2017 between 10am and 4pm*.

Check-in times for returning students living in Jorge Bergoglio Hall, Christian Witness Commons, Pioneer Gardens and Scholars Commons will be as follows:

10:00 AM     3rd floor assignments
12:00 PM 2nd floor assignments
2:00 PM 1st floor assignments

All other halls and apartments may check-in at any point between the 10AM - 4 PM move-in time frame on Sunday, August 27, 2017.

*It is important that you arrive on the date & time specified so that our full staff is available to help serve you. If you need to move in early for any reason other than official university- approved early arrivals (e.g. pre-season sports practice, approved university groups) - There is an early arrival charge of $40/day once access is granted to your room, regardless if you are living in the room. 

Important Early Arrival Information

Please be aware that summer camps and renovations on campus will be taking place until mid-August. Our office in conjunction with Campus Operations will do all that is possible to have apartments and rooms ready for students with an early arrival. However, some students may have temporary housing until he/she can officially move in their permanent room. Please contact your coach or sponsoring organization for more information.

Early Arrival Registration will be available in late July. Please check your Sacred Heart E-mail for specific information.

If you have any questions regarding Early Arrival Housing please contact the Residential Life office at 203-416-3417 or