Early Arrival

Students who need to arrive at UB before the move-in date must be approved for early arrival.

Students may request to arrive as early as January 22 by completing a Winter Break application. Only students who meet one of the criteria below will be approved:

  • In-person academic obligation
  • International students
  • UB is your permanent address
  • Limited access to technology
  • No safe living or dining arrangements elsewhere
  • Require on-campus quarantine
  • New spring residents (may arrive as early as 1/27 with no additional charges)