Moving In

Fall semester move-in

Mean Green Move-In is the annual event that marks the opening of the residence halls for the fall semester. The residence halls open for the fall semester at 8 AM on the Friday tendays prior to the first day of classes.

August 14th, 2020 is the start of Mean Green Move-In Weekend for the Fall 2020 semester.

To provide ease of access and reduce traffic congestion, you will receive an email inviting you to sign up for arrival date and time through the eHousing Move-in Sign Up. We urge you to plan to arrive at your assigned time.

 

Spring semester move-in

Housing welcomes residents back from the winter break at 2 PM on the Wednesday prior to the first day of classes.

January 6, 2021 is the move-in date for all new and returning students for the Spring 2021 semester.

 

Summer term move-ins

The summer school residence halls open at 10 AM on the Saturday prior to the first day of classes for each of the summer school terms.

May 8, 2021 for May-mester Move-In
May 29, 2021 for Summer 1 Move-In
July 3, 2021 for Summer 2 Move-In

 

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MOVE IN ESSENTIALS:

You may not need everything on this list, but please look over it and use it as a helpful guideline.

THE BASICS:

  • UNT Student ID
  • Textbooks (check your My UNT to find out which ones you need!)
  • Backpack
  • Computer/laptop/tablet Flash drive(s)
  • Academic supplies
  • Bike and bike lock
  • Reusable water bottle

FOR YOUR ROOM:

  • Mattress pad, mattress protector Bedding for Twin XL (sheets, pillows, pillowcases, blankets)
  • Bath towels, hand towels, wash cloths
  • Clothes hangers Laundry hamper
  • Laundry supplies
  • Cleaning supplies for use in your room
  • Toiletries Shower caddy
  • Desk lamp
  • Alarm clock
  • Mini fridge*
  • Small appliances (microwave, coffee pot)*
  • Power strip with surge protector* 
  • Decorations (please use removable adhesives such as Command products)*
  • Dishes
  • Toilet paper and paper towels 
  • Snacks

KEEP IN MIND:

  • Contact your roommate to avoid duplicate items.
  • If you are traveling a far distance, consider purchasing some items after you arrive in Denton.
  • If you plan on visiting home throughout the year, consider packing seasonal items and switching them out as needed. 
  • Students have printing credit available to use with printers located across campus.
  • Laundry machines are free to use in all of the residence halls on campus.

PROHIBITED ITEMS:

  • Candles/Wax Warmers
  • Extension cords or power strips without surge protectors
  • *Lamps (halogen lamps, string lights that are not LED and battery operated)
  • *Appliances with exposed heating elements (toaster, hot plate, camping stoves)
  • *Weapons
  • *Explosives/flammable items
  • *Pets

 

*Please refer to the housing handbook for more details