Sign Up!The official university move-in begins on Wednesday, August 15. While residence hall contracts begin on Saturday, August 11, WSU highly encourages students arrive for move-in on August 15 to begin their successful college experience with Week Of Welcome events beginning that night. A few pre-arranged university programs do require early arrival and students will be notified of those dates.
Plan and Arrive
Move-in Notice for Friday, August 17:
Cougar Way will be closed between Stadium Way and D Street on Friday, August 17 from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the All Campus Picnic. During this time there will not be access to the parking lots or unloading zones next to Scott/Coman Hall, Global Scholars Hall, Regents Hall, and Northside Hall.
Week of Welcome!
Week of Welcome supports students’ transition to and retention at Washington State University by:
- Assisting in the development of an identity and a relationship with the university, specific colleges and departments, peers, staff and community.
- Promoting awareness of educational and co-curricular opportunities and laying the foundation for scholastic and civic engagement throughout college.
- Creating an atmosphere that minimizes anxiety, promotes positive attitudes, and stimulates an environment for learning.
- Providing healthy, active and engaging events for students as they adjust to college life in Pullman.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I move in early?
Students here to participate with an authorized group can move in early during the hours of 12 PM - 3 PM on Friday, August 10 for an extra daily housing charge.
Do we have to move in during the 8am to 5pm hours listed on the web site?
No, but the desk might not be open if you arrive later in the evening, so call the RA on-duty to help you get checked in.
Will any volunteers be able to help us move in?
Yes, volunteers will be on hand to assist on Saturday, August 11 and Wednesday, August 15.
Where can I find specific information about moving into my hall?
You can find specific information about moving into your hall at the housing website. Select your hall from the menu on the left. Information about check-in, unloading, bed-lofting and much more is listed in the last section at the bottom of your hall page.