Fall 2022 Move-in Information

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New Student Move-In Day: Move-in day for incoming new students is Sunday, September 18

Returning Student Move-In Day: Move-in day for returning student is Sunday, September 25

Students traveling more than 400 miles may request a Friday move-in appointment by submitting the Early Move-In Request form.


 

Steps to follow:

Abode.wallawalla.edu

Fall Quarter housing application is currently open.

All housing information regarding rooms, roommates, and move-in will be listed here.

If you know who your roommate will be, you can submit a roommate group with your selected roommate. Both roommates should confirm this roommate group in order to reserve a room.

If you have not listed a specific roommate, you will be entered into the roommate self-selection process. Further instructions on this process will be sent to your WWU email. Once you have a completed a roommate group, you and your roommate will be able to self-select a room. If you do not meet the self-selection deadline for a roommate/room, a room will be assigned to you based on your preferences listed in the housing application.

In order to maintain a safe transition into housing, all students should schedule an appointment with their respective residence hall. Move-in appointments are every 10 minutes beginning at 9am on the dates listed below. Please visit abode.wallawalla.edu to make an appointment to move into the residence hall.

If you don’t have a room or roommate assignment, but know what day you plan on arriving, you can still sign up for a move-in appointment! Please visit abode.wallawalla.edu to make an appointment.

Move-In Appointment for all students will open on June 29, 2022.

New Student Move-In Day: Move-in day for incoming new students is Sunday, September 18*

Returning Student Move-In Day: Move-in day for returning student is Sunday, September 25*

Students travelling more than 400 miles may request a Friday move-in appointment by submitting the Early Move-In Request form.

  1. Submitting this request does not guarantee an early move-in appointment.
  2. Students who move into the residence hall without prior permission from residence hall staff will incur a charge of $100 per day until their official move in day.

*Deadline for Early Move-in Requests: September 11, 2022

All official communication regarding housing will be sent to your WWU email.


As move in day approaches, we would like to extend a warm welcome to the Walla Walla University campus.

Residence hall housing assignments can be viewed on abode.wallawalla.edu

Please take a moment to read through the entirety of this information for Fall 2022 Move-Ins and share with anyone coming to campus with you. If there is any aspect that is unclear please contact a dean, we are happy to answer any questions. 

In order to maintain a safe and smooth transition for all students and families:

 

  • Please stay home if you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, have a temperature of 100.4 or higher, or identify as a person of high risk for exposure.
  • Residence halls will follow the local guidelines given at move-in time for masks and face covers.
  • We recommend only bringing essentials and that you limit the number of boxes/items as you will have a limited time to move-in and we are unable to provide any volunteers to assist with carrying your belongings.
  • We will only be allowing up to 2 vehicles per student during move-in and only 2 guests to assist with move-in. Guests are only permitted in the residence hall for the duration of the appointment and cannot reenter at a different time.
  • A total of four hours are allotted for moving in.

Move-In Appointment:

Prior to making your way to campus, all residents are required to make an appointment to check-in/move-in. Appointments can be made by visiting abode.wallawalla.edu.

Move-In Days:

  • New incoming students: Sunday, September 18 
  • Returning Students: Sunday, September 25 

Designated Check-In Area: Please visit the front desk of your respective residence hall to begin your check-in process.

Foreman and Conard Halls:

200 SE Ash Ave

College Place, WA 99324 

Follow signs and directions to park along Ash Street (East of Conard Hall) to unload. Drivers will be directed to long term parking after unloading.
 


Sittner Hall:

201 SW 1st Street

College Place, WA 99324

Follow signs and directions to park along 1st street or the Sittner Day Lot to unload. Drivers will be directed to long term parking after unloading.
 



FAQs:

Out of respect for Sabbath, the residence halls cannot accommodate move-ins during Sabbath hours. The residence hall check-in tables will close one hour before sundown on Friday and reopen one hour after sunset on Saturday.

The cafeteria will open Sunday, 9/18 for dinner. Residents who move in before Sunday will be responsible for providing their own meals. The residence halls have kitchens with a microwave, fridge, and stove. Residents should bring their own cooking items.

Only current residents may stay overnight in the residence halls.

Yes, you can ship items to your respective residence hall. Please plan to have items shipped after Friday, 9/16.  Packages sent before will be refused and sent back to sender.

Animals outside of service animals and DSS pre-approved pets are not allowed in the residence hall. Please leave your furry family members at home.

Yes, residents may choose to stay locally with their family during move-in weekend. A leave request must be submitted in order to avoid an accountability violation.

The residence halls are unable to assist with moving items into the residence hall. There are limited dollies/hand trucks available for use.


For more information or questions, please visit wallawalla.edu/residencehalls or email us: residencehalls@wallawalla.edu.