Spring Arrival - Returning Residents

Last updated
March 26, 2021 - 2:00 pm

Move In Day is this Sunday, March 28 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Vikings!

Below you will find important information to complete a successful Spring Arrival. Stay up to date with information by checking your email and your community page regularly.

Move In Day

Students will be arriving throughout the day on Sunday, March 28. Make sure you welcome our incoming residents (and make sure to keep social distance!).

Schedule your mandatory COVID-19 test

Students living on campus are required to get tested within 24-48 hours of their winter quarter arrival.

Western’s COVID-19 testing clinic, Fraser Hall, will re-open Monday, March 29. Space is limited! No walk-ins accepted. Appointments are first-come, first-served.

Make your online appointment now at studenthealth.wwu.edu/mywesternhealth.

If you have been in contact with a COVID positive individual or have COVID-like symptoms on the day of your appointment, please cancel your appointment at Fraser Hall. Then call the Student Health Center at 360-650-3400 and ask to speak to a nurse. Student Health Center staff will be happy to arrange alternative COVID testing as needed.

Reach out to your suitemates

If you received notification that you are getting a suitemate, reach out to the people who will share your living space in MyHousing.

Find out more information about items you might want to talk about at What Makes Roommates Successful.

Keep up to date with upcoming events

Stay in the loop with all the other upcoming WWU events. Visit win.wwu.edu/events and log in with your universal ID and password.

WIN - Western Involvement Network


Facilities Amenities Supply Survey

Help Facilities evaluate the supply distribution by filling out a brief survey about the quality and quantity of your toilet paper, trash bag supply, and recycling bins.


The survey is broken down by hall and suite-style residential type:


                     Hall survey               Suite survey


Room readiness and bed inspections through April

Facilities staff will complete priority Room Readiness inspections on March 26 in preparation for Spring Move In.


Staff will continue on-going room readiness checks through April between 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. and will follow University Residences standard protocol before entering your suite.


Please note: All staff wear required personal protective equipment while cleaning your space.


If you have questions please email URFacilities@wwu.edu or contact (360) 650-3556.


Register your smart devices and consoles through MyResTek

If you haven’t registered your smart device yet, check out the new device registration portal to easily connect gaming consoles and smart devices to the WWUwireless-Guest network.


For more information visit housing.wwu.edu/restek.


Stay safer spring quarter with these tips from Housing

Tell your friends where you're going. Warmer weather means more pedestrians. It's OK to reach out for help. Think before you speak. Practice self care.


If you have any questions, contact housing@wwu.edu.


Thank you,