Residence Hall Move-in
The Department of Residence Life and Housing is excited for your arrival at The University of Akron! The following information will assist you with your move to campus.
- What to bring
- When do I move in?
- Opening weekend information
- Residence Hall handbook
- Where to eat - moving is a tough job! Once you're all settled, dine in at one of the many places around Akron.
- Countdown to move-in newsletters
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When do I move in?
Move-in Day: A Cart's Perspective
Opening weekend information
First Year Students
New Roo Weekend is a required event for new UA students and serves as an introduction to the academic and social environment at the university. Throughout New Roo Weekend, you’ll meet other new students, faculty and staff while engaging in a variety of specialized programs and interactive events on campus.
View more information about New Roo Weekend and the daily schedule.
There are fun evening events sponsored by the Department of Residence Life and Housing for all residential students. Be sure to check with your Resident Assistant (RA) about weekend activities or visit the RLH events calendar. You don’t want to miss the RA Lip Sync!