Students Moving in the dorm

Residential Move-in Information

Welcome to Your New Home!

On behalf of the Department of Housing and Residential Education at Florida Atlantic University, we would like to welcome you to Florida Atlantic University. Soon you will be moving into your home away from home. We are very excited to have you staying with us this year, and hope that you will find the answer to many of your questions regarding Move-In.

To get you started, we have compiled the following resources to make your Move-In as smooth as possible.

Move-In Dates and Times

Spring 2023

  • Boca Raton Campus
    • January 5th: Noon - 6 p.m.
    • January 6th: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • January 7th: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Jupiter Campus 
    • January 5th: Noon - 6 p.m.
    • January 6th: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • January 7th: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Please finalize travel plans prior to scheduling an appointment.

Day of Move-In

  • Move-in will be a touchless process. Students will complete all forms online.
  • Students may bring guests to assist with move-in.
    • Pets are not permitted. Only certified service animals are permitted.
    • All students and helpers have a personal choice to wear face coverings when on campus.
  • Students have the option to bring their own dolly or hand-truck.
  • Parking permits are not required on move-in day. Do not park on sidewalks, on the grass or in ADA spaces.


  • Frequently Asked Questions - A list of the most frequently asked questions regarding move-in, staying in the residence halls, and much more.
  • Residence Hall Information - Information about each residence hall, their amenities, and things you’ll want to know as a resident there.
  • Loading Zone Maps - Here you will find all the loading zones for each building and how to get to them from FAU’s main entrances. 
  • Campus Map - Navigating a new campus can be challenging, so be sure to check-out the campus map to each residence hall/apartment building, and know where to go on Move-In Day.
  • Technology Guide - Information on connecting to FAU's internet and streaming on Xfinity.