2017-18 Move-In Guide

Rain or Shine weather

Move-in is a rain or shine event. We will do our best to keep your items dry as you move them in. Pack ponchos and tarps to add extra coverage just in case.

The Office of Residence Life is looking forward to your arrival at Bowling Green State University! The following information will assist you with your move to campus.


download your 2017 move-in packet today!

Your Move-In Packet has arrived. To ensure a successful Move-In Day and smooth check-in process, use your Move-In Packet as your guide.

Your Move-In Packet includes:

  • Arrival Schedule
  • Route Color and Map 
  • Vehicle Window Sign for Move-In Day
  • Turn-by-Turn Driving Instructions
  • Downloadable PDF – Print all of your documents and bring them with you on Move-In Day. 

If you are a member of a Learning or Theme Community, review the community member section before you determine your move-in date.

    

Choose the best option below that describes you

New and Transfer Students

Move-In Day: Thursday, August 17
Arrival Time: Arrival times are based on a combination of the following:

  • Residence Hall
  • Room Number

Download your Move-In Packet

After you have determined this is your Move-In Day, download your Move-In Packet below.

ATTENTION FLY AND HONORS COLLEGE STUDENTS  

If you are a first-year student in the Falcon Learning Your Way (FLY) community or Honors College, your Move-in Day is Wednesday, August 16.

Download your Residence Hall Move-In Packet below and use the arrival information for your early move-in day on August 16.

 

FIND YOUR RESIDENCE HALL

 

DOWNLOAD MOVE-IN PACKET

Centennial Hall Download Packet
Conklin Download Packet
Falcon Heights
Download Packet
Founders Hall Download Packet
Kohl Hall
Download Packet
Kreischer Ashley Download Packet
Kreischer Batchelder
Download Packet
Kreischer Compton Download Packet
Kreischer Darrow
Download Packet
McDonald Hall Download Packet
Offenhauer East Download Packet
Offenhauer West Download Packet

Returning Students

Move-In Day: Sunday, August 20
Arrival Time: Arrival times are based on a combination of the following:

  • Residence Hall
  • Room Number

Download your Move-In Packet

After you have determined this is your Move-In Day, download your Move-In Packet below.

 

FIND YOUR RESIDENCE HALL

 

DOWNLOAD MOVE-IN PACKET

Falcon Heights
Download Packet
Founders Hall Download Packet
Greek Village Houses 1 – 17 Download Packet
Greek Village Houses 18 – 33 Download Packet
Kohl Hall
Download Packet
Kreischer Ashley Download Packet
Kreischer Batchelder
Download Packet
Kreischer Compton Download Packet
Kreischer Darrow
Download Packet
McDonald Hall Download Packet
Offenhauer East Download Packet
Offenhauer West Download Packet

University Apartment Residents

Move-In Day: Saturday, August 19
Arrival Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Download your Move-In Packet

After you have determined this is your Move-In Day, download your Move-In Packet below.

 

UNIVERSITY APARTMENT RESIDENTS

 

DOWNLOAD MOVE-IN PACKET

University Apartments
Download Packet

Select Learning and Theme Community Members

Move-In Day: Wednesday, August 16 

Communities Include:

  • ACTION
  • Army ROTC
  • Arts Village
  • Business District
  • Chapman Community @ Kohl
  • Education and Human Development Community (EDHD)
  • Educators in Context and Community (ECCO)
  • Global Village
  • Greek Village Move-In Volunteers
  • Honors Learning Community
  • Honors College - First-year students only
  • La Comunidad
  • La Maison Francaise
  • Natural and Health Sciences Residential Community (NHSRC)
  • SEARCH

Don't see your community listed? This means your community isn't scheduled to move-in early and you should follow the move-in date and time assigned to your residence hall under the New and Transfering Students -or- Returning Students section on this page.

Download your Move-In Packet

After you have determined this is your Move-In Day, download your Move-In Packet below.

IMPORTANT

If you are a member of one of the listed communities in this section, BUT you don't see a Move-In Packet for your Residence Hall – don't panic. Everyone in your community is scheduled to move-in on Wednesday, August 16.

Simiply follow your Move-In Packet information under the New and Transfering Students -or- Returning Students section on this page and follow those instructions on August 16.

 

FIND YOUR RESIDENCE HALL

 

SELECT GROUPS ONLY

 

DOWNLOAD MOVE-IN PACKET

Founders Hall
  • Honors Learning Community
  • First-year Honors College
Download Packet
Greek Village Houses 1 – 17
  • Move-In Volunteers Only
Download Packet
Greek Village Houses 18 – 33
  • Move-In Volunteers Only
Download Packet
Kohl Hall
  • Business District
  • Chapman @ Kohl
  • Global Village
  • La Comunidad
  • La Maison Francaise
Download Packet
Kreischer Compton
  • Arts Village
Download Packet
McDonald Hall
  • Army ROTC
  • ECCO
  • EDHD
  • SEARCH
Download Packet
Offenhauer West
  • ACTION
  • NHSRC
Download Packet

Request to Move-In Early

Personal Early Arrival can be requested and is intended for continuing and incoming students who need to return one or two days before their official Move-In Day. Learn more.

Please note: If you receive permission from the Office of Residence Life to Move-In early as a member of a BGSU Group/Team/Organization, Move-in Volunteer, or Personal Request – Follow the arrival information that was shared with you and sent to your BGSU email.