Move In

Before your arrival

There are many things you can do before setting foot on campus.

 

When are you moving in?

I’m moving in September.

I'm moving in January.

September 2019 move-in

Move in date and time
You can now pick your specific date and move-in time by logging into your Housing Portal.  Arrival slots have limited availability, so make sure to log in and complete Pre-Arrival as soon as possible.

If you’re arriving from abroad, you can move in starting August 27, 2019. Consult the International Office website for more information.

IMPORTANT: Show up on the date you chose and within the time slot indicated on your arrival pass in the Housing Portal. Your room will not be ready any sooner.

 

Drop off zones access

Note to residents who have pre-booked an arrival prior to August 29: Please go to the 90U Reception. For Rideau and Friel, please go directly to those residences. 

Residence  Where to go 
90U and Stanton Enter campus via Cumberland. Turn right towards Lot K
Marchand Enter campus via Marie Curie. Turn right on Louis Pasteur.
Thompson and 
LeBlanc
Enter campus via Thomas-More. Turn right towards free parking zone located on Louis Pasteur and Copernicus.
Hyman Soloway Drop off zone at the back of the building via Laurier, Cumberland and Wilbrod St.  Parking is prohibited on Laurier. 
Henderson Drop off zone on Henderson, between Somerset and Templeton St. 
Friel Drop off zone in the Friel dead end. Paid parking available at Loblaws, corner of Rideau and Nelson.  
Rideau Drop off zone on Besserer, between Cumberland and King Edward. Private, paid parking indoor and outdoor, near the building. Limited space. Paid parking is also available at Loblaws, corner of Rideau and Nelson.
45 Mann Drop off zone is right next to the building, on Mann.
Becomes a towing zone as of September 2. 
Annex Drop off zone is on Wilbrod and Friel Street. Access via King Edward, Wilbrod, Friel. Parking is prohibited on Laurier.
Parking Information
Available parking
Dates and times Parking lot Description
Thursday August 29 & Friday August 30
16:00 - 19:00 Hours
Brooks Garage Paid parking

Tuesday August 27 & Wednesday August 28
12:00 - 19:00 Hours

Mann Garage (Sports Complex)
Lot M

No parking at 45 Mann (drop-off zone only)
Sports Complex paid parking

Thursday August 29 & Friday August 30
16:00 - 19:00 Hours

All outdoor parking lots

Reserved and free for move-in. No overnight parking allowed.

Saturday August 31 & Sunday September 1 (9:00 - 17:00 Hours))
All day

All outdoor parking lots
and indoor garages

Reserved and free for move-in. No overnight parking allowed.

At all times

Next to Rideau Residence
Indoor: Target Parking
Outdoor: Capital Parking 

Private, paid parking
Limited space

At all times

Close to Friel Residence
Loblaws Indoor Parking (Rideau/Nelson)

Private, paid parking
(Free for Loblaws customers)

 

Parking Office extended hours

Special Move-In Business Hours
Date Hours
Saturday, August 31 10:00 - 14:00
Sunday, September 1 10:00 - 14:00

 Parking Office 

 

January 2020 move-in

January 2020 move-in

Move in date and time

Your contract start date will either be prior to December 21 or after January 2.  You will not be able to move in or pick up your keys if you try to move in between these days as the university is officially closed.

Administrative offices open on January 3, 2020 at 9 a.m.

If you’re arriving from abroad, you can move in starting January 3. Consult the International Office website for more information.

 

Where to pick up your keys

  • Pick up your keys for your room (ID required) at Rideau reception (Rideau residents), Friel reception (Friel residents), or 90U reception (all other residents). 

Upon your arrival

 

Note: When moving into residence, be aware that some rooms or units are already occupied by residents who have renewed their stay, or have arrived before you. Items found in the shared living areas most likely belong to your roommates. Please be respectful of other people’s belongings and privacy.

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