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Assignment Information

Welcome to University Residences! New students to University Residences for the 2024 Fall Semester will be notified of their room and roommate assignment information on or around July 15, 2024. This notification will be sent to your Purdue email address. Any questions regarding your housing assignment should be directed to the main office of your assigned residence. The link to this information will be included in your housing assignment notification.


Students registered for Boiler Gold Rush International can anticipate to move in on August 9, while students registered for Boiler Gold Rush can anticipate moving in between August 11 and August 13. All other students should plan to move in on August 16 or after. Further information regarding the process for move-in and move-in timeslots will be updated as it is made available.

Important Information Regarding Check-in:

The academic year Purdue University Residences contract begins Friday, August 16, 2024. Early arrival outside the approved dates and times (TBA) will only be considered in coordination with your campus employer or sponsoring university department.

Important Dates

Important Dates
Date Day Time Description
May 31, 2024 Friday Deadline for students to upload a photo for their PUID to avoid delays at check-in.
Around July 15, 2024

Students will receive their assignment notification.

Students will have the ability to change their meal plan once assignments are released.

August 16, 2024 Friday First day of the 2024-25 academic year contract and breakfast is the first contract meal. Students may begin checking in to University Residences at no additional cost, unless registered for BGR or BGRi or participating in an approved early arrival program that either covers your cost or waives your cost.
August 19, 2024 Monday 7:30 a.m. Fall semester classes begin.