Fall 2021 Move In Information
Important: All residential students must sign-up for a move-in appointment by logging into the housing portal at myhousing.wvu.edu.
We are excited for you to join us on campus in August for the Fall 2021 semester. We know things have looked different over the last year and we hope to begin to a return to a new normal this semester. We appreciate your willingness to work with us as we strive to keep our community safe.
The schedule for move in is:
- August 13,14,15: 8 AM to 5 PM- New Student Move In
- August 16-17: 8 AM to 5 PM- Returning Student Move In
- Students can bring helpers to move in their belongings.
- If the individuals assisting the student are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19, they will need to bring and wear a face mask for the duration of their time at WVU Tech.
- Students who have not been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 will be required to wear a mask while in all public areas of the campus.
New students are required to attend Orientation.
Student Life will be offering shuttles from Charleston’s Yeager Airport and the Prince, WV train station during fall move in from August 13-17. Shuttles will begin on Friday, August 13 and end Tuesday, August 17.
Please select the sign-up link to reserve your seat.
For questions or if you have extraordinary circumstances, please contact RD Devin Spinks at email@example.com or 304-929-1328.
What to Bring
The WVU Tech Residence Life Office has compiled a list of items which we feel
would enable you to make your stay at WVU Tech an enjoyable and comfortable one.
We provide each student with:
You should provide:
|Bed and Mattress (x-long twin)
Cable Jack (1 per room)
Wireless Internet Connection
MicroFridge (1 per room)
Recreation Area with TV
Trash Can/Recycling Bin
|Sheets (XL twin)
Pillows and pillow cases
First-Aid Kit (Tylenol, Ibuprofen, thermometer)
Surge Protector/Heavy Duty Extension Cord
Bath Robe, shower shoes
Shower bucket, towels, washcloths
Cleaning supplies (broom/dustpan, etc.)
Sewing kit, scissors
Television (1 per room)
Any necessary supplies for classes
|ITEMS NOT PERMITTED|
Alcohol containers (full or empty)
Small extension cords/multi-receptacle outlets
Pets (except for one 10 gallon tank with fish)
LED Strip lights
|Portable Heaters (electric, kerosene, etc.)
Free weights over 20 pounds
Electric or charcoal grills
Any appliance/item with an open flame
Drums and amplified equipment
Gasoline or any combustible or flammable liquid
Portable clothes washer
At this time, the only cooking appliance that a student may have in their room is a MicroFridge microwave. These refrigerator/freezer/microwave units are more functional and efficient than individual units. All residents are provided a MicroFridge per room.
The college assumes no responsibility for theft, damage or loss of money, valuables or personal items. It is essential that you protect your valuables. Please check with your family concerning the extent of coverage under existing insurance policies. You may also want to consider renter’s insurance from a private agent. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Residence Life Office at 304.929.1232.