arrival

Summer Session II 2017

Sunday June 25, 2017

  • Check-in begins on Sunday, June 25, 2017 
    NO early arrivals permitted!
    University housing opens at 8:00 a.m.
  • Pick up your room key at the designated check-in location based on the time you arrive on campus before heading to your building to unload your vehicle.

    ***Please do not arrive between 2:00pm - 3:00pm: check-in packets will be transferred from the Bryce Jordan Center (BJC) to the appropriate commons desk. You will not be able to receive your room key during this time frame!
     
  • You will only be able to park near the residence hall for 20 minutes to unload, and then you will need to move your car to designated long-term parking.
Check-in Times and Building Locations
Residence Hall Check-in Time Check-in Location
Beaver

8:00am - 2:00pm
After 3:00pm 

Bryce Jordan Center
Pollock Commons Desk
Brill 8:00am - 2:00pm
After 3:00pm 

Bryce Jordan Center
Pollock Commons Desk

Chace 8:00am - 2:00pm
After 3:00pm 

Bryce Jordan Center
Redifer Commons Desk

Haller

8:00am - 2:00pm
After 3:00pm 
Bryce Jordan Center
Redifer Commons Desk

Lyons

8:00am - 2:00pm
After 3:00pm 
Bryce Jordan Center
Redifer Commons Desk

McElwain

8:00am - 2:00pm
After 3:00pm 
Bryce Jordan Center
Redifer Commons Desk

Nittany Apartments

Anytime  Pollock Commons Desk

Simmons

8:00am - 2:00pm
After 3:00pm 
Bryce Jordan Center
Redifer Commons Desk

Stephens

8:00am - 2:00pm
After 3:00pm 
Bryce Jordan Center
Redifer Commons Desk

Young

Anytime Pollock Commons Desk

* After 3:00 p.m., please go to your Commons Desk to check-in.

 

Parking Permits

You will receive an unloading permit and long term parking permit upon arrival. You will have 20 minutes to unload before you must move your vehicle to long-term parking in the Eisenhower Parking Deck.

For students in need of vehicle and bicycle registration for Summer Session II, the Parking Office will be open on Monday, June 26. For more information, visit Transportation Services.

Maps and Directions

You will want to set your GPS to arrive at the Bryce Jordan Center between 8:00am-2:00pm. After 3:00pm, you will arrive to your residence hall and check-in at the appropriate Commons Desk, as listed above.

Other Information

LEAP Program

Are you a part of the LEAP Program? When you arrive at the BJC, you will be able to complete your LEAP registration. Students participating in the LEAP Program will be assigned to McElwain, Simmons, and Beaver Halls. Learn More about the program! LEAP students are encouraged to check-in on Sunday, as events begin late Sunday afternoon.

Events and Activities

There will be lots of events and activities to help you get acclimated to University Park and meet new friends! Joining in the fun will allow you to become quickly engaged in all that the University has to offer, so take advantage. To learn about events and activities, there are several ways to find out what's happening:
  • Download the Penn State Life App, then download the Welcome Guidebook
  • Review the Welcome Week Schedule
  • Look for posters displayed on University housing bulletin boards
  • Ask your new roommate(s) and floormates to get involved!