Transfer Students - August Orientation Accommodations and Food

August Orientation Housing

Students who will live on campus should move into their residence hall rooms on the morning of Wednesday, August 22, 2018, between 8:30am-11:30am. This is the morning of August orientation, which begins in the afternoon in order to allow new students and families to travel to Oxford and get settled.

Early Arrival Housing Charges

Transfer students who attend August orientation will be charged an early arrival housing fee for each night prior to Saturday, August 25 (upperclass move-in day).  

  • The cost for early move in is $26.03 - $39.65 per night, depending on student room and building type.  For questions regarding early move-in rates, please contact the HOME Office at home@miamioh.edu or 513-529-5000.
Students may request early arrival housing through their MyCard portal.  Please contact the Housing Options, Meals, and Events (HOME) Office at 513-529-5000 with any questions.

Student Meal Plans

Student meal plans begin on Thursday, August 23. Student meals are not provided during August orientation; campus dining locations accept cash and credit card payments, and will be open during August orientation.