Move In

Moving in to your new room or apartment at UB is an exciting time. Whether you’re coming from across the state or around the world, we’re here to help make the process as easy and fun as possible.

Know Where & When to Move In

Spring 2018 On-Campus Move In

If you have additional questions, please call UB Campus Living at 716-645-2171. Live chat is available via our buffalo.edu/campusliving webpage. 

Residence Halls and Apartments

Residence Halls: Ellicott, Greiner, Governors and Main Street/South Campus 

Apartments: Creekside Village, Flickinger Court, Flint Village, South Lake Village, and Hadley Village.

Check-in at your assigned area office or village office on the dates/times listed below:

  • Sunday 1/28, noon – 5pm
  • Monday 1/29, 9am – 5pm  (Note: 5pm on this date is the deadline for new students to check-in)

* The following exceptions exist:

New international students: May also check-in on the dates/times below or as noted above: Please note early arrival charges will apply until January 28th.

  • Saturday 1/20 9am-5pm 
  • Sunday 1/21 noon – 5pm
  • Monday 1/22 thru Tuesday 1/23, 9am – 8pm
  • Wednesday 1/24 thru Friday 1/26, 9am – 5pm
  • Saturday 1/27, noon – 5pm

Students attending domestic orientation:  

  • New domestic students registered for and attending transfer orientation on Thursday 1/25: May begin checking in Wednesday 1/24, 9am – 5pm.
  • New domestic students registered for and attending 2-day 1st year orientation starting on Friday 1/26: May begin checking in Thursday 1/25, 9am – 5pm.

* Other students with valid personal or academic reasons may complete an online form to request early move-in between Saturday 1/20 and Saturday 1/27. Additional charges will apply.

Early Arrival & Late Arrival

If you need to move in before or after the traditional move-in dates, we make it easy for you. 

Learn about early arrivals

Learn about late arrivals

Know What to Bring

Residence Halls

Residence Hall What to Bring List

Residence Hall Room Sizes

Residence hall rooms have limited space and storage. While storage in our rooms varies, we invite you to view our photo gallery of storage options. Please note that not all options are available in all rooms.  

Mail & Packages—Ship Ahead

You can send mail and packages ahead of your arrival. All mail and packages will be held at the mailroom in your complex for your convenience. 

See the Mail & Package Delivery page for address instructions and other details.

Apartments

Mail & Packages—Ship Ahead

You can send mail and packages ahead of your arrival. All mail and packages will be held at the mailroom in your complex for your convenience. 

See the Mail & Package Delivery page for address instructions and other details.

Learn More About Your New Home

Click on each page to learn more about room details, nearby dining options, and other amenities.