Opening of University Residence Halls

ALL RESIDENCE HALLS WILL OPEN ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 26, 2017 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: Sunday, July 23
  • Football: Tuesday, August 8
  • ESO (ELI): Tuesday, August 15
  • Men's Soccer: Friday, August 18
  • Women's Soccer: Friday, August 18
  • Women's Volleyball: Friday, August 18
  • Orientation for OSWD students: Sunday, August 20
  • International Students: Sunday, August 20
  • Honors Retreat: Monday, August 21
  • New Student Orientation: Tuesday, August 22
  • Graduate Student Orientation: Tuesday, August 22
  • COED X-Country: Wednesday, August 23
  • Returning students: Saturday, August 26 (after 8:00am)

Early Arrivals will result in a $33.00 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.