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Last updated: June 8, 2022

We’re excited that you’ll be living on campus, and we look forward to sharing all the details you will need as you transition into Berkeley life. Please refer to the housing portal for your room assignment and residence hall contract information.

Fall 2022 Move-In Schedule

New Incoming Students (Freshman and Transfer): August 16-17, 2022 

If you’re a new incoming student, you’ll be invited to move in on August 16-17 so that you can attend Golden Bear Orientation. Move-In will take place over a two-day period and it’s important to note that you will need to move in on your building’s assigned day. After you receive your housing assignment via email, you will need to select a Move-In time slot on your Move-In day. 

Continuing (Returning) Students: August 21 beginning at 9:00 a.m.

See you soon, and Go Bears!

Please contact the Housing Office at 510.642.4108 or at if you have any questions.
For details about Golden Bear Orientation, visit

COVID-19 Guidelines

Find updates on COVID-19 guidelines and policies for campus housing on the COVID-19 page.

Other Reminders

  • Review the Checklist of what to bring (and what not to bring).
  • Check the My Room section for more information about green living, technology, renters insurance, and more.
  • See Offers to take advantage of deals and discounts exclusive to Berkeley students.

Room numbers will be available when you arrive on campus. If you need to show proof of your housing contract to a campus office, please refer to your contract confirmation page in the housing portal.