Opening of University Residence Halls

ALL RESIDENCE HALLS WILL OPEN ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 2018 at 8:00AM

Students who are planning to return to the residence halls in August will be required to check in with the residence hall staff.

Students who need to arrive before the dates as shown below, must be approved by the Office of Residence Life and Housing in advance by completing the Early Arrival Form online and submitting your payment upfront.

  • Jumpstart Students: Sunday, July 22
  • Football: Tuesday, August 7
  • ESO (ELI): Tuesday, August 14
  • Men's Soccer: Friday, August 17
  • Women's Soccer: Friday, August 17
  • Women's Volleyball: Friday, August 17
  • Orientation for OSWD Students: Sunday, August 19
  • International Students: Sunday, August 19
  • Honors Retreat: Monday, August 20
  • New Student Orientation: Tuesday, August 21
  • Graduate Student Orientation: Tuesday, August 21
  • Co-ed Cross Country: Thursday, August 23
  • Returning Students: Saturday, August 25 (after 8:00am)

Early Arrivals will result in a $34.00 per night housing charge, paid upfront via cash at Residence Life Office in Ely 132 or credit/debit card (Visa, MasterCard, or Discover) online via e-mail.

Please be advised that it is your responsibility to clear any outstanding debts with the Student Financial Services and our office prior to your arrival.

Questions? Please send an e-mail to residence.life@gallaudet.edu.