Move In Day

Moving into JSU

Nearly 2,100 students live in Jackson State’s residence halls. We’re glad you’ll be joining our community.  We want to help make our students’ move is as pleasant and efficient as possible.  Hence, we’ve provided these details to minimize congestion and confusion.

Volunteers from the University will be available on Saturday, August 17, 2013 between the hours of 8:00 am – 5:00 pm to assist you with moving your items into the residence halls.  Below you will find recommended times to arrive to campus to check-in at your assigned residence hall:

Last Names (A-F) and Out-of-State Students

8:00 am – 11:00 am

Last Names (G – K) and Out of State Students

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Last Names (L – P)

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Last Names (Q – Z)

3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Students with Housing Assignments

If you received your housing assignment, you can proceed to your assigned residence hall to check-in.  Please follow the directions of the Public Safety staff and volunteers to your assigned residence hall.

Submitted Application but No Housing Assignment

If you submitted a housing application and did not receive your housing assignment, please call the Department of Housing and Residence Life at 601.979.2326 prior to move-in.

No Application and No Housing Assignments

If you have not submitted a housing application, please complete an application via our website at prior to move-in and submit it via the website or fax it to 601.979.4221.  Students are strongly encouraged to submit a housing application prior to move-in; however, our office will be open from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.  Our office is located in Campbell College Suites – North.

**If you are an incoming transfer student and planning to arrive on August 17, please report to Campbell College North for your housing assignment. For details, call 601.979.2326.