End of Spring 2020 Move-Out

Please read this information before making your travel plans. Questions? Please email us.


If you HAVE a summer housing contract. - When you must move out is based on where you will live for summer. Visit the Summer Move-In web page for details.

If you DO NOT have a summer housing contract. - You must move out of on-campus housing by the following deadlines. Failure to do so will result in improper check-out fees.

Spring 2020 Graduation Status Check-Out Deadlines
I am NOT graduating at the end of spring
You must check-out before 12:00 noon on Saturday, May 9
I AM graduating at the end of spring
You must check-out before 7:00 pm on Saturday, May 9

Check-Out Procedures - Please follow the appropriate check-out procedures for your area to avoid additional fees.


    Goodwill Move Out Program - Have extra stuff someone else could use? We make it easy by partnering with Goodwill - and bringing a collection site to you! Donate items in your community, find out more here.


    Late Stay Requests - Late stay requests are typically not considered due to the need to quickly turn space for projects, summer school, and summer conferences. If you have an emergency that requires you to remain in housing beyond your above check-out deadline, contact your Hall Desk or Apartment Community office immediately. Otherwise, please review this list of Ames hotels to arrange temporary housing for yourself.