First Year Move In is Thursday, August 18th from 9 AM - 12 PM
If you are a student athlete, or signed up for campus connections, please check for your move in date on the Move In Schedule page


First Year Move In Schedule

A - D 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
E - K 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
L - R 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
S - Z 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

We encourage you to arrive during your assigned time above to assist with check in lines, elevator use, and hallway congestion. 

You may arrive after 12 pm, but you should be settled into your room by 2pm, as First Year Ignite will begin promptly at 2 pm and is mandatory for all First Year students. 

Please Note: Limited carts and bins will be available on a first come first serve basis 


Before Move In

Below is a list of things to do before you get here for your move in day. 

Before You Get to Campus PDFWhat to do before you move in

Below is a list of what is provided in your room at East as well as recommended items to bring. There is also a list of prohibited items. 

What to Bring to East PDFWTB_E22_1WTB_E22_2

Visit the OCM LTU Website

Our Campus Markets (OCM) is LTU's Official Residence Hall Linens Program. OCM guaranteed to fit and they are guaranteed until graduation. LTU Housing bed size is Twin Extra Long or Twin XL.

Need to send your order directly to LTU?
Please email with your name, fall housing assignment, and details on what you are mailing so we can get your package to the right person. 

Use the following address on your package and you can pick it up on your move in day. 
*Please do not send any orders to LTU without emailing first!*

Student Name
21000 W Ten Mile Rd.
South Hall
Southfield, MI 48075


What to Expect on Move In Day

What you will need: 

  • Student ID (you can pick this up from the DTE One Stop Center)
  • Any documents you have yet to turn in

The following map describes the move in process. You can also download this as a PDF here. If you have any further questions, please contact East Hall's Residence Hall Coordinator, Tyler McLean: 


First Year Ignite
Mandatory for all First Year Students

First Year Ignite is a students only event that serves as an orientation focused on the first-year experience, campus involvement, history and traditions, and the spirit of LTU.

First Year Ignite will begin directly after move in, at 2:00 pm. Please plan accordingly. Students will be participating in activities and receive dinner.

For more information, see the First Year Ignite page here.



Main Office - - 248.204.3940

East Hall - - 248.204.7950

Reuss Hall - -  248.204.7940

South Hall - - 248.204.3955

Donley Hall - - 248.204.7919

University Housing Guidelines