2019 Move-In Volunteer Sign-Up

UMass Boston's Move-In Weekend Volunteer Sign-Up 

We need you to help welcome our resident students to campus!   Move-in day is a day of energy, high emotions, and celebrating our new students in this important transition.  We invite you to be a part of this special day.  Volunteers are needed to assist with all of the days details to help welcome students and families and get them moved.   Sign up to volunteer for UMass Boston's Residence Hall move-in day on Saturday, August 31st, 2019! Volunteers will help students move-in to the new residence halls, greet families, and and help shape residential student's experience by starting their first-year off right! All volunteers will be given food and a free shirt of their assistance. Additionally, these hours could be considered as community service and can be verified by the Office of Housing and Residential Life if need be.

Move-in Day:  Saturday, August 31, 2019



Two shifts are available.  Sign up for one or both! 

  • 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM
  • 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM


Volunteers should plan to arrive 30 minutes before the start of their shift to be oriented on their role and receive instructions.
All volunteers will receive...

  • A free move-in t-shirt
  • Lunch and/or breakfast  
  • A free parking pass
  • Potential community service hours

Please complete this brief form if you are interested in volunteering! Please email the Office of Housing and Residential Life at housing@umb.edu for any additional questions, comments, and/or concerns.