Move-In Schedule

Some colleges/communities have a two-day move-in; others have a one-day move-in. The information below is provided as a general reference. Housing assignments, including roommate information and a specific move-in time, will be sent to your UCSC email account in late-August.

International students (degree-seeking and EAP students) participate in the mandatory Global Start program.


Thursday, September 20, 2018 (Transfer students)

College or Facility Student Population
Transfer Community at Porter Transfer students
Redwood Grove Transfer students
University Town Center Transfer students
College Residence Halls and Apartments Transfer students

Friday, September 21, 2018*

College or Facility Student Population
Cowell College New freshmen
Crown College New freshmen
Kresge College New freshmen
Merrill College New freshmen
Oakes College New freshmen
Stevenson College New freshmen

Saturday, September 22, 2018*

College or Facility Student Population
College Nine All students
College Ten All students
Merrill College New freshmen
Porter College New freshmen
Rachel Carson College New freshmen
International Living Center All students
University Town Center All students
The Village All students

Sunday, September 23, 2018

College or Facility Student Population
Cowell College Continuing students
Crown College Continuing students
Kresge College Continuing students
Merrill College Continuing students
Oakes College Continuing students
Porter College Continuing students
Rachel Carson College Continuing students
Redwood Grove Continuing students
Stevenson College Continuing students
Camper Park All students

*Some colleges have a 2-day move-in schedule. Your college will notify you of your move in date.

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