Office of Housing

Move-In Weekend

Welcome to Coppin State University

We're so excited to welcome you to our beautiful campus. Hopefully, you've been able to prepare for today—the day you move into your new campus home! 

Fall 2022 Move-In

Housing move-in will occur over two days. New & Returning students should adhere to the move-in schedule below. Please also check your Coppin State University email for specific details regarding your individual move-in instructions:

New Student Move-in: Thursday, August 25, 2022

Students who are new to living on campus will move in at the following times:

Building Floors Move in time
Daley Hall Floors 2, 4, & 6 8:00 - 11:30 AM
Daley Hall Floors 3, 5, & 7 12:30 - 3:00 PM
Dedmond Hall All Floors 8:00 - 11:30 AM

Returning Student Move-in: Friday, August 26, 2022

Students who have lived on campus before and are returning to the halls will move in at the following times:

building floors time
Dedmond Hall Floors 1, 3, & 5 8:00 - 11:30 AM
Dedmond Hall Floors 2, 4, & 6 12:30 - 3:00 PM
Daley Hall All Floors 8:00 - 11:30 AM


What Not To Bring

  • Live pets(except fish)
  • Microwaves
  • Hot plates
  • Hot pots
  • Coffee makers
  • Keurigs
  • illegal items
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Drugs and drug paraphernalia 
  • Halogen
  • Lamps
  • Candles
  • Candle warmers
  • Incense gasoline
  • Flammable materials 
  • Space heaters of any kind
  • Separate AC units
  • Large furniture of any kind
  • Electric Kettle
  • Hoverboards or Electric scooters

What to Bring

Your residence hall is your home for the entire academic year. Be sure to bring supplies you need to thrive. 

  • Twin XL sheets
  • Alarm clock
  • Laptop or desktop computer
  • Clothes and hangers
  • Pillows
  • Desk lamp
  • Command strips
  • UL-approved extension cords
  • Television*
  • ROKU or ROKU enabled device*
  • Game console(s)
  • Decorative items

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  • Shower shoes
  • Shower caddy (to hold your shower and personal items)
  • Makeup mirrors
  • Floor mats
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Trashcan

  • Hair dryer
  • Laundry supplies (i.e. detergent, dryer sheets, etc.) 
  • Medication(s)
  • Lotion(s)
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Feminine hygiene products (i.e. menstrual cups, tampons, maxipads, etc.)
  • Dental hygiene products (i.e. toothbrush, toothpaste, mouthwash, floss, etc.)
  • Wash cloths and towels
  • Toilet paper

Students are responsible for the cleaning and upkeep of their room, suite, and bathroom. Suggested cleaning supplies include:

  • Broom
  • Swiffer
  • Cleaning wipes
  • Toilet bowl cleaner
  • Toilet brush
  • Disinfectant spray
  • Multipurpose cleaning spray

  • Refrigerator (no more than 3.6 cubic feet)

Class Registration

To live on campus, each resident must be a registered full-time for at least 12 credits. We've housed a lot of students, so we suggest registering for at least 15 credits to stay on track to graduation. On move-in day, students not registered for a full-time schedule will not be able to pick up their keys.

Contact First Year Experience for help registering for classes. 

Vaccination Records

The state of Maryland requires all residential students at Maryland colleges and universities to provide proof of Meningitis vaccinations or a waiver declining that vaccine. Coppin State University also requires the Hepatitis B vaccination for residence on campus. You must provide proof and clearance of Hepatitis B vaccination as well as proof of your clearance, or waiver declining Meningitis a week before August 12, 2022 in order to move on campus. COVID -19 Vaccination & Exemptions Per the University System of Maryland (USM) mandate, all students looking to live or take classes on campus, must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination.

All students must submit their proof of COVID-19 vaccination to Students who wish to apply for an exemption from the vaccine mandate should reach out to the designated offices below. Request forms for medical and religious exemptions are now available online.

Student Medical Exemption Request - Call: 410-951-4188 Email: Online: 

Student Religious Exemption Request Call 410-951-3593 Online: 

Student Accounts and Billing

Pay your fall 2022tuition and fees, including room and board by Friday, August 12, 2022. You must pay in full or set up a payment plan by this date or you risk Coppin canceling your classes and room assignment.

Students with unpaid balances must provide proof of enrollment in the university payment plan in order to receive a key at move-in.

Reach out to Bursar/Student Accounts with any questions at (410) 951-3677.

Moving Carts

We recommend students and families bring personal dollies and carts to help with your move-in. Coppin has a limited number of carts available for use.

Parking and Driving Directions

Move-in parking is available on lots E, F, and J

Coppin State University campus map for available parking on move-in day


Driving Directions

2500 W. North Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland 21216-3698

From the North

  • Take I-95 South to Baltimore Beltway I-695 West
  • Follow I-695 West to Exit 23 (Rt. 83 South)
  • Take I-83 South to Exit 6 (North Avenue)
  • Turn Right and go to 2500 West North Avenue

From the South

  • Take I-95 North to Baltimore Exit 50 (North Caton Ave.)
  • Please note that Caton Ave. turns into Hilton St, then Hilton Pkwy, then Hilton St again
  • Turn right on North Avenue from Hilton St
  • Follow for a few blocks to 2500 West North Avenue

From the East

  • Take US Rt 40 West (Pulaski Hwy) to North Fulton St
  • Pulaski Hwy turns into Fayette St
  • Turn right on North Fulton St and follow to North Avenue.
  • Turn left on North Avenue and go to the 2500 West Block

From the West

  • Take I-70 East to I-695 South and follow to Exit 15 (Rt 40 East).
  • From Rt 40, turn right onto Hilton Parkway-Hilton Parkway eventually turns into Hilton St.
  • Turn right on North Avenue and follow to the 2500 West Block