Coronavirus Important Updates

Welcome to the Hill!

The move-in dates for new and returning students are listed below

  • New Students: August 12, 13, & 14
  • Returning Students: August 14, 15, & 16

Consistent with guidelines communicated by the Pennsylvania Governor’s Office on July 2 and updated on July 11, Seton Hill will be requiring a 14-day quarantine for anyone coming to campus from any one of 18 states with high coronavirus case numbers. At this writing, those states include Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Utah. Resident students who live in one of those states are required to arrive to campus two weeks prior to the start of classes and will quarantine in their residence hall rooms.

New International Students

Arrival information for new international students will be coordinated by Keisha Jimmerson. You can contact Keisha at (724) 830-1089 or

Early Arrival Information

If you will be moving into a Seton Hill residence hall prior to your assigned move-in date, please review the information below. If you have any questions or need an exception made to this policy, please contact Cory Campbell, Director of Residence Life, at or (724) 838-4260.

  • Students arriving before their assigned move-in date will be charged $30 for each day, unless they are considered an "approved early arrival" and are required to move in early due to participation in a sport, academic program or other activity. 
  • Please let the Office of Residence Life know at least 48 hours in advance if you need to move in early and are not considered an "approved early arrival" due to participation in a sport, academic program, etc. (You may accrue a fee of $100 if you do not inform the Office of Residence Life of your early arrival.)
  • Students arriving early for nonathletic purposes will be able to pick up their keys in the Office of Residence Life (Maura 223) from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, and the above fees will be assessed. 
  • Students who will be unable to arrive on campus within the Office of Residence Life hours (8 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday) may make special arrangements to pick up their keys from a residence life staff member by calling (724) 838-4260. 

To contact the Office of Residence Life, call (724) 838-4260 (between the hours of 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.). To contact Residence Life after office hours, please call Campus Police at  (724) 830-4999.