Fall Move-In Volunteers
Move-In Weekend is Friday and Saturday, August 18th and 19th, 2017. Freshman/Transfer students may move in on Friday, August 18th and upperclassmen may move in on Saturday, August 19th. Volunteers are needed to assist students by moving them into their residence hall, answering questions, providing directions and a variety of other customer service functions to demonstrate the "Appalachian Way." Please note that volunteering for this opportunity requires lifting of boxes and other items that a student may move into their room.
Online sign-up is currently open! Please use the link below to sign up for a shift today! You will be notified in early August of your assigned volunteer shift.
If you have questions, please contact University Housing at (828)262-2160.
Clubs/Organizations with 15 or more volunteers will have their name placed on the move-in shirts! Priority sign-up deadline for all clubs/organizations to have their name on the move-in shirts is June 10, 2017.
Friday, August 18:
- East Campus volunteers will check in at the tent near the East Residence Hall parking lot.
- West Campus volunteers will check in at the tent at Duck Pond Field.
Volunteer times for Friday, August 18th are: 8:15am-10:30am, 10:15am-12:30pm, 12:15pm-2:30pm, 2:15pm-4:30pm.
Saturday, August 19:
- Your assignment notification will provide a check-in location.
Volunteer times for Saturday, August 19th are: 8:45am-11:00am, 10:45am-1:00pm, 12:45pm-3:00pm, 2:45pm-5:00pm.
Thank you for visiting the move-in volunteer page. At this time the sign-up form has been taken down. If you would still like to volunteer you may do so by visiting one of our move-in volunteer tents to serve as a walk-up volunteer. Our East Campus volunteer tent is located between East residence hall and Hwy 321, while our West Campus volunteer tent is located at "The Rock" next to the football stadium. We will be accepting volunteers between 8:45am - 3:00pm on Friday, August 15th. If you would like to volunteer for upperclass move-in day on Saturday, August 16, you may do so by visiting one of our volunteer check-in stations in the lobby of Mountaineer Hall or Summit Hall between the hours of 8:45am - 3:00pm. Thank you !