Fall Move In

Supporting a smooth transition into university life

As a family member or friend, your support is important to helping your student succeed in this temporary home-away-from-home. To help you manage this process, we've brought together key information that will help you and your student prepare for living at Dalhousie University. 

Before arriving

Help your student get ready by getting some things done before you arrive:

Move-in Day

Read up on what you and your student can expect when you arrive to check in:

Substance-free residences

Please note: Residents of Howe Hall, Shirreff Hall, Risley Hall, Gerard Hall, and Mini-Residence and their guests are not permitted to consume or be in possession of alcohol or recreational cannabis until further notice.