Move-In Day

Lane College Move-In Day

Welcome Home Dragons

We're excited to welcome you to Lane College! This checklist will help you prepare for a smooth move-in experience.

Before You Arrive:

  • Registration: Make sure you're registered for Fall 2024 classes.
    • (Freshmen/Transfers) Contact
    • (Returning/Re-Admits) Contact your advisor (find contact info in your Student CAMS Portal) if you haven't registered yet.
  • Financial Aid:
    • Complete your 2024-2025 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at (
    • Accept your financial aid award in your CAMS Student Portal.
    • If you accept loans, complete your Master Promissory Note (MPN) and Entrance Counseling at ( This may be required if you're selected for verification.
    • Submit all verification documents if requested (e.g., parents' tax return).
  • Student Accounts: Ensure you have a zero balance or set up a payment plan with Student Accounts.
  • Housing:
    • Complete your Housing Application and pay your $50 non-refundable Room Reservation Fee.
    • We strongly recommend you ensure you have insured your personal items. Lane College has partnered with GradGuard Renters Insurance for affordable coverage. Visit GradGuard’s - Lane College Site to learn more today!
    • Log into your Housing Portal to ensure you have received your Room Assignment.

Packing Prep:

  • Use the college's Packing Guide as a checklist.
  • Pack items in sturdy boxes, storage tubs, or easy-to-carry bags.

Move-In Dates:

  • Approved Camps Participants: July 23rd (9:00 AM CST - 4:00 PM CST)
  • New Students (First-Time Freshmen): August 2nd (8:00 AM CST - 5:00 PM CST) & August 3rd (9:00 AM CST - 5:00 PM CST)
  • Returning, Transfer & Readmitted Students: August 6th & 7th (8:00 AM CST - 5:00 PM CST)

Arriving on Campus:

  1. Check-In will begin in the Kirkendoll Building on the upper level.
  2. Staff will review your clearance documents and provide further instructions. Don't go to your dorm without proper documentation!
  3. Once you have been cleared in all areas receive your Dragon Student ID Card, your residential room key, and move into your room.
  4. Pick up your textbooks at the Lane College bookstore.

Need to Move in on a Different Date/Time?

If you need to move into the residence hall on a different date or time due to travel restrictions, please contact,, or before your scheduled move-in day to make the necessary arrangements.

We look forward to seeing you soon!