2013 Fall Early Arrival Initiative
The University is committed to upholding existing early arrival and early housing policies in a consistent manner. Dormitories officially open on Saturday, September 7, 2013. Only those students who meet the criteria described below will be considered eligible for early arrival.
Undergraduates who are not participating in an official University pre-orientation or orientation program and have not been pre-approved for early return, may return to campus during specified hours, beginning Saturday, September 7.
- Fall Early Arrival FAQ
- Students approved for early arrival will receive an e-mail confirming the approved arrival date. Students should plan to arrive on campus during regular business hours or during specified hours.
- Students who return to campus prior to the approved early arrival date or September 7 must make arrangements to stay off-campus at their own expense. On-campus housing will not be available. A list of local hotels, public storage facilities, and taxi services will be available soon.
Fall Move In Calendar
|TBD||International Student Orientation|
|Aug. 31||Outdoor Action and Community Action freshmen participant arrival|
|Sept. 7||Freshmen students not in OA/CA arrive and orientation begins|
|Sept. 7, 9, 10||Sophomores, juniors and seniors not in pre-approved groups move-in|
|Sept. 8||Opening Exercises and the Pre-rade|
Freshmen orientation begins Saturday, September 7. The receptions and meals in the residential colleges that weekend are available only to freshmen and their families. Sophomore, junior and senior dining in the residential colleges begins Monday, September 9.
Undergraduates who are participating in an official University pre-orientation or orientation program will have early housing contingent upon approval of the activity and return date. The department /office sponsor of the pre-orientation and orientation program must request pre-approval. The EAPC will notify all sponsors and participants of their approved early arrival date.
Group sponsors should contact the EAPC for more information. Individual students who are not part of a group requesting an exemption to the September 7 arrival date, must be pre-approved and will be notified in writing. The individual on-line request form can be found here (please note, students will need their netid and password to login). https://facilities.princeton.edu/EarlyArrival/i-reg.aspx.