Winter 2024

Move-In Times & Dates

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    Winter Term 2024

    New & Returning residents can check into residence, pick up their keys and move into their rooms starting on January 3, 2023.

    January 3, 2024
    8:30a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Arthur V. Mauro Residence

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    Planning Your Arrival

    Our residences and all university offices will be closed from December 23 to January 2, opening for move-in on January 3.

    To enhance your experience, planning your stay after January 3rd is recommended. Students arriving before January 3rd, or after 9:00pm are encouraged to explore nearby accommodations (hotel).

Residence Maps

What to bring

Wondering what to pack?

We're here to guide you.

From parking to arrival dates, and packing dos and don'ts, we're here to ensure you're all set.

Learn What To Bring

Fall Term 2024

Move-in dates, Orientation & More! Learn what to expect during your first few days in Residence.

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    New Resident Move-In

    New & Returning residents can check into residence and pick up their keys!

    TBD September 2024

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    Parents Welcome Breakfast & Orientation

    Parents and residents are invited to join us for breakfast at the Fresh Food Company during our move-in weekend!

    TBD September 2024

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    New Resident Orientation - Required attendance for all new residents

    Meet the people and staff in your community and learn about residence life, community standards, upcoming programs, opportunities, activities and supports.

    TBD September 2024

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    Orientation Street Fair

    After orientation, head out to the Orientation BBQ and Residence Welcome Fair.

    TBD September 2024

Housing Community and Events

Introducing the *NEW* Community Page on your student residence portal – a space dedicated to enhancing your residence journey through timely updates, events, and more!

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    Speed Friending

    Want to make friends? Want to do it fast? Participate in our annual Speed-Friending event where you'll have the chance to new people and spark new friendships.


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    Night @ The Bookstore


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    Outdoor Movie Night

    In the mood for some popcorn and a movie? Join us for some snacks and a full cinematic experience under the beautiful Winnipeg sky.


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    Misc Building Events


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    Paint Night

    Visit with new friends and join us for our paint night, where you can paint your imagination to life.


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    Building Events


ID Cards

Your UM ID card is required to access your Residence Meal Plan. We strongly suggest getting your ID card as soon as possible. 

To produce your ID Card, they require the following documents:

  • Copy of your Government-issued Photo ID
  • Study Permit (International students only)

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