About this guide
Find out what the campus has planned for you during Golden Bear Orientation (GBO). Events will continue to be added throughout the summer, so check back in this app for details.
Move-In: August 14*
Residential Hall Move-In is on Monday, August 14, 2017. After you apply for housing, you will receive your housing assignment via email and you will be asked to select a move-in time slot. Log into the housing portal to select your move-in time slot. The deadline for freshmen students to select their move-in time slot is June 15, and the deadline for transfer students to select their move-in time slot is July 15. On Move-In day, please go directly to your Unit building (Unit 1, 2, 3, Foothill, Stern, or Clark Kerr) during your time slot to check in.
Note: A small number of students that participate in pre-approved programs will be able to move in on August 13. To find out if you are participating in one of these programs please visit this webpage.
*Continuing students can begin moving into their Fall Assignment on Sunday, August 20. Continuing students do not need to sign up for a time slot.
Golden Bear Orientation: August 15 — 22
After Residential Hall Move-In, you'll participate in a host of events to settle you into your new home, starting with Golden Bear Orientation. Check back soon to learn where to check in, your schedule, and where to find your group and orientation leader.
Getting Your Bearings: August 23 — September 9
Campus departments and student organizations are offering over 200 events for Getting Your Bearings (GYB) to make sure your college career is off to a great start. You will find a schedule of events in this guide.