Community Invited to Help UM Students Move Into Residence Halls on Aug. 17

July 31, 2019

UM News Service

MISSOULA – The University of Montana invites members of the Missoula community to volunteer to help new students move into the residence halls on Saturday, Aug. 17.

Community Invited to Help UM Students Move Into Residence Halls on Aug. 17Whether it’s helping students and families find their way around campus, moving boxes and furniture from cars to residence halls, or providing support and answering questions, volunteers help make the day memorable and stress-free.

Shifts are two hours long between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. and all volunteers will receive a Move-In Crew T-shirt or button and a voucher for a meal at the Food Zoo. Sign up at https://www.umt.edu/grizwelcome/move-in-crew/default.php.

This marks the first time UM has coordinated a single move-in day for all first-year students. After move-in on Aug. 17, students will begin their Big Sky Experience, take part in New Student Orientation and participate in Griz Welcome events. Fall semester at UM begins Monday, Aug. 26.

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Contact: Melissa Neidigh, associate director, UM Housing, 406-243-2009, melissa.neidigh@mso.umt.edu.