Residence Halls re-open for the Spring Semester on Saturday, January 25th. 

Residence Hall Opening and Access

If you are returning to the same assignment you had in the fall, you are welcome to return at any time on Saturday, January 25th or Sunday, January 26th. Your checkpoint will be active.

If you are moving into a new room assignment, you can come to the Office of Residence Life on Saturday, January 25th or Sunday, January 26th from 10:00am-4:00pm to pick up your new key. If you arrive outside of those hours, you will need to contact Public Safety to gain access to your room.

Requests for Early Arrivals

Students who have cause to return prior to the morning of Saturday, January 25th, must register as an Early Arrival for the Office of Residence Life. Please use the directions below to complete a request.

Instructions for Spring 2020 Early Arrival Request:

  1. Log in to My Housing using your Lafayette credentials (username and password).
  2. Go to the Applications tab and click on Early Arrival Request.
  3. Answer Personal Information questions using the drop down menu to the right of each question or enter text in space provided.
  4. When finished, click Continue.
  5. Review information on the confirmation screen.


Accessing Storage

Residents returning from fall abroad who need to access Study Abroad storage in Ramer Hall received an email with separate instructions. If you are a student returning from abroad, please check your college email account for more information.

Other access to storage is handled by appointment through an RA. Please contact an RA directly to arrange an appointment.