Move-in 2021

Move in begins on Saturday, August 14 for new international students. New domestic students can move in beginning Monday, August 16 at 9 a.m. 

Move in for returning students will take place beginning Thursday, August 19 at 9 a.m.

All residence halls will have designated loading zones near their entrances. Each vehicle will be allowed to park for 30 minutes so residents can unload their belongings. Additional parking will be available, and Illinois Tech staff will one onsite to assist with moving. 


Check In and Hawk ID Pickup

  • On-Campus Residence Check-In: Your Hawk ID will grant you access to your residence hall and room. Students living on campus will receive their Hawk ID when they check-in at their assigned residence hall if they uploaded their Hawk ID photo to ACAPS by July 30.
  • Commuter Check-In: Commuters may check-in at the MTCC Welcome Desk to receive their Welcome Week packets and Illinois Tech swag.
  • International Center Check-In: International students must check-in online with the International Center within 24 hours of arriving in the U.S. Check-in now.

If you did not upload your photo before July 30, you must upload your photo online and will have to make an appointment with ACAPS to pick up your Hawk ID.

Monday, August 16 — Friday, August 20
Hermann Hall, Rm 110 by Appointment ONLY:
10 a.m. – Noon and 1 – 4 p.m.

Schedule an appointment for HawkCard pickup

Quarantine Housing for Unvaccinated Students

Students who are not vaccinated with a World Health Organization (WHO) approved COVID-19 vaccine will need to quarantine for seven full days upon arrival AND obtain a viral PCR test within 3-5 days of arriving in the U.S. Quarantine housing and meals will be provided beginning August 14 for those who request it and have an on-campus housing contract. 

Request Quarantine Housing

Parking Permits

Are you commuting or planning to bring a car on campus for the school year? Purchase a student parking permit with our Access, Card, and Parking Services office.