Preparing for Move-in
The best move-in resource for residents is the 2017-18 Move-in Guide. Please become familiar with the information in the Move-in Guide to assist you in preparing for move-in day.
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Please make sure that you pick up your SDSUcard (student ID card) from the SDSUcard Office (Student Services West, room 2620) before you check-in to your hall or apartment.
Money, Money, Money
A common question is how much money should I bring? You should arrive with enough money to purchase books and supplies for your classes (approximately $400-$500). If you are receiving financial aid, it is possible that all of your available financial aid funds will be used to cover the cost of your registration fees and housing. Know how much financial aid you are receiving, make a budget, and make sure you have enough funds to cover expenses throughout the semester.