Move-In Info

Dining Locations and Hours (8/18 - 8/25)

Bookstore Extended Hours

To find out more about textbook purchases, textbook rentals and etextbooks, visit the University Bookstore's website.  Bookstore hours will be extended during the first few weeks of the fall semester as follows:

  • Monday, August 19th: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 20th: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, August 21st: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday, August 22nd: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday, August 23rd: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 24th: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sunday, August 25th: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Monday, August 26th: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 27th: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday, August 28th: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday, August 29th: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday, August 30th: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 31st: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Sunday, September 1st: Closed
  • Monday, September 2nd (Labor Day): 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM  
  • Tuesday, September 3rd: Normal hours resume

Campus Gold (formerly Podium Advance)

Campus Gold is a UAS loan added to your SUNYCard.  It offers you the ability to purchase textbooks and supplies at the bookstore while you are waiting for your financial aid.  The amount requested ($650 maximum) is charged to your tuition bill.  For more information visit the Campus Gold webpage.  If you have questions please email sunycard@albany.edu.

Meal Plan Info

  • Freshmen living in traditional residential quad housing are automatically assigned the Unlimited Meal Plan.
  • Upper classmen transfer students living in traditional residential quad housing are automatically assigned the 175 Meal Plan.
  • Returning students who lived in traditional residential quad housing last semester and are assigned to traditional residential quad housing for the fall will be assigned the meal plan they has last semester.
  • Commuter students and students living in University Apartments will not automatically be assigned the meal plan they had last semester, if they would like a meal plan they must first be registered for at least one fall semester course and can request a meal plan via their MyUAlbany account (log into MyUAlbany, click on the Campus Life tab, then click on the Meal Plan link).
  • Fall semester meal plans begin on August 20th at dinner.
  • Meal plans can be changed via MyUAlbany until Monday, September 9th at 11:00 PM.  If a student changes their meal plan between August 20th and September 9th, whatever meals they have eaten and Munch Money they have spent on the previous plan(s) will be deducted from the new plan accordingly.
  • If you have questions please email sunycard@albany.edu.

MicroFridge Rentals Delivery Schedule

Refrigerator Leasing Company will be delivering reserved MicroFridges to residential quads according to the following schedule:

Thursday, August 22nd

  • Indian Quad: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • State Quad: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Dutch Quad: Times will be coordinated directly with any freshmen reserving MicroFridges

Saturday, August 24th

  • Colonial Quad: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Dutch Quad: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Alumni Quad: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Indian / State Quads: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sunday, August 25th

  • Colonial Quad: 11:00 AM- 4:00 PM
  • Dutch Quad: 11:00 AM- 4:00 PM
  • Alumni Quad: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Indian / State Quads: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Customers can ask Refrigerator Leasing staff for assistance with moving their MicroFridge units to their rooms for no additional charge.

Please contact the Refrigerator Leasing Company to make alternative delivery arrangements, if necessary (Phone: 607-431-9525)

MicroFridges will continue to be available even after the school year has started, please feel free to contact the Refrigerator Leasing Company at 607-431-9525 to make arrangements. 

Moving & Storage Services

Don's Moving and Storage will be delivering stored items to campus for move-in according to the following schedule:

Friday, August 23rd

  • State Quad: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Indian Quad: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Freedom Apartments: 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Liberty Terrace Apartments: 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Empire Commons Apartments: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Alumni Quad: 3:00 PM - 5: 30 PM

Saturday, August 24th

  • Dutch Quad: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Colonial Quad: 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
  • As Needed: 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Monday, August 26th

  • As Needed: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

If you need assistance, you can reach Don's Moving and Storage at (518) 462-0697 or glenn@donsmovers.com.

Munch Money Change

Beginning with the 2013-2014 school year, Munch Money will carry over from the summer to the fall and the fall to the spring semester, but not to the following academic year. Any Munch Money remaining at the end of the spring semester will be forfeited. 

SEFCU

Extended SEFCU Branch Hours

  • Tuesday, August 20th: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, August 21st: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday, August 22nd: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday, August 23rd: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 24th: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Monday, August 26th: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 27th: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

SEFCU Mobile Branch (Located outside of the Campus Center near the Library Science bus stop)

  • Thursday, August 22nd: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday, August 23rd: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Monday, August 26th: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 27th: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

SUNYCard Office Extended Hours / Holiday Hours

If your SUNYCard was lost and you need to replace it, visit the SUNYCard Office located in Campus Center B52 to have it replaced.  The fee to repalce a lost, stolen or visibly damaged SUNYCard is $20.

The SUNYCard Office will be open extended hours during move-in as follows:

  • Monday, August 19th - Friday, August 23rd: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (regular hours)
  • Saturday, August 24th: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday, August 25th: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Monday, August 26th - Friday, August 30th: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (regular hours)
  • Saturday, August 31st: Closed (Regular Hours)
  • Sunday, September1st: Closed (Regular Hours)
  • Monday, September 2nd (Labor Day): Closed
  • Tuesday, September 3rd: Regular hours resume