Your experience starts here: Miner Move-in.

How to check-in

Welcome Miners!

Each year, Miner Move-In is the first step for incoming Freshman on their journey at Missouri S&T. This year, Miner Move-In will also be a welcome back to campus for our returning students as well. In addition, we'll also be changing where and how Miners are welcomed back to campus. We'll be updating this page as we get more details, and look forward to you all in the fall. 

Check-in time and location

Gale Bullman Multipurpose Center
August 15 - 17, 2020
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Please Note: Students must sign up for a check-in time prior to arriving on campus. Check-in sign ups are available on MyHousing below your housing assignment. Students unable to arrive between scheduled times should email reslife@mst.edu.

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Download the Miner Move-in PDF map

Arriving on Campus

With the semester rapidly approaching, you might be wondering what you need to do when you arrive at Rolla. Below are the steps you'll take to check in depending on which day you arrive.

Saturday, August 15th - Sunday, August 16th

Students arriving on either Saturday or Sunday will first proceed to Phelps Health's screening station located at 1000 W 10th St, Rolla, MO 65401. This station will do a temperature check and to confirm the daily symptom monitoring (visit the Student Coronavirus Resources page for download links) for each student and their two alotted helpers. After passangers are cleared, you'll head over to Gale Bullman to check in. Once at Gale Bullman, only the student will be allowed entry to receive their keys, welcome pack and any other check-in resources. Students will then be allowed to move in to their hall.

Monday, August 17th

Students arriving on Monday will proceed directly to Gale Bullman. Once there, vehicles will be directed to the Student Health station for a temperature check and to confirm the daily symptom monitoring (visit the Student Coronavirus Resources page for download links) for each student and their two alotted helpers. After passangers are cleared, students will be allowed entry to Gale Bullman. Only the student will be allowed entry to receive their keys, welcome pack and any other check-in resources. Students will then be allowed to move in to their hall.

 

Saturday, August 22nd

Students arriving on campus Saturday, August 22, will first proceed to Phelps Health's screening station located at 1000 W 10th St, Rolla, MO 65401. This station will do a temperature check and to confirm the daily symptom monitoring (visit the Student Coronavirus Resources page for download links) for each student and their two alotted helpers. In addition, the student will be asked to present a COVID-19 test which has been completed in the week prior to your move in. Most COVID testing is available at most CVS sites. After passangers are cleared, the student will proceed to their hall front desk to complete their check-in. 

Move-in like a pro

Prepare ahead of time

  1. Find your room and roommate(s) on myHousing
  2. See what your room and residence hall look like (pictures, dimesions, etc.)
  3. Meet the reslife team
  4. Don't forget your meningitis vaccination
  5. Apply for your parking pass

  

Know what to bring with you

Documents
  • Social Security Card (Important for those seeking employment during college)
  • Driver’s License
  • Miner Student ID

Clothing

We recommend bringing clothing for a variety of weather, ranging from 90?+ during the spring and fall and 30? during the winter. A light jacket, heavy coat, and rain gear such as an umbrella are highly recommended. 

Desk Supplies
  • Pens/Pencils
  • Calculator
  • Calendar/Organizer
  • Highlighters
  • Paper/Notebooks
  • Scissors
  • Paperclips/Stapler
  • Personal:
  • Comb/Brush
  • Deodorant
  • First Aid Kit (Recommend at least Band-Aids and Pain Relievers)
  • Nail Clippers
  • Prescriptions
  • Razors/Shaving Cream
  • Shampoo/Conditioner/Body Wash
  • Tissues
  • Toothbrush/Toothpaste
  • Shower Caddie/Shower Shoes

Linen Supplies
  • Blankets/Pillows
  • Dryer Sheets/ Liquid Detergent
  • Laundry Bag/Basket
  • Towels/Washcloths
  • Twin Sheets (Extra Long)

Other Recommendations
  • Area Rug
  • Alarm Clock
  • Batteries
  • Bike with Lock
  • Board Games
  • Camera
  • Can Opener
  • Checkbook / ATM Card
  • Cleaning Supplies (Basic bathroom/Broom and Dust Pan)
  • Cooking Supplies (Cooking Utensils, Pots, Pans)
  • Cups/Plates/Bowls/Silverware
  • Dish Soap
  • Duffel/Travel Bag
  • Flashlight
  • Fire Safe (Small)
  • Garbage Bags/Can
  • Hangers
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Movies/Video Games
  • Paper Towels
  • Padlock w/ Key
  • Room Decorations
  • Screwdriver/Hammer
  • Sewing Kit (Needles and Thread or Safety Pins)
  • Small Fan
  • Technology:
  • Phone/Charger
  • Flash Drive/Portable Hard Drive
  • Radio/Headphones/iPod
  • Surge Protector
  • TV
  • Game Systems
  • Computer
  • Unapproved hanging materials, including scotch, duct or electrical tape; gum-type adhesives; 3m strips; or other materials that may damage the paint or walls.
  • Laundry pods or tablets; our machines ONLY take LIQUID detergent
  • Lofts or bed bunking kits not provided by the university
The following items may be subject to confiscation/reprimand
  • Candles or incense (candle warmers are permitted)
  • Unapproved pets (see the Residence Hall Guide for the policy regarding permitted animals or pets)
  • Alcohol or alcohol paraphernalia (a permit may be obtained in Miner Village apartments, see the Residence Hall Guide for the policy)
  • Any tobacco, tobacco derived, or tobacco mimicking products
  • Illegal drugs or paraphernalia 
  • Halogen lamps greater than 300 watts
  • Lamps with multiple poseable arms or plastic covers
  • Weapons including:
  • Firearms
  • Sling shots
  • Bows
  • Arrows
  • Hatchets
  • Axes
  • Domestic-use knives with blades longer than 4 inches
  • Other knives with blades over 2 inches long
  • Explosives, fireworks, hazardous materials, or flammable materials
  • Open coil space heaters 
  • Refrigerators over 3 cubic feet
  • Cooking appliances, including microwaves over .8 cubic feet, George Foreman grills, and toasters (unless unit contains a kitchen; these items may be used and stored only in the kitchen of the unit)
  • Grills or camp stoves

As stated in your contract, students are required to follow all Residential Life rules, regulations and policies during the residence hall contract period. You can find the rules and regulations for all residential locations in the Residence Hall Guide.

To combat the spread of COVID-19, we recommend bringing the following items:

  • Multiple cloth face coverings
  • Hand sanitizer made of at least 70% alcohol
  • Thermometer
  • Disinfectant Wipes
  • Cart for Move-In