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MSU suggests routes to help students navigate one-way streets during Aug. 24-26 move-in period

August 18, 2016

MSU is suggesting traffic routes for the more than 4,000 students expected to move in to campus residences during the 2016 move-in period, set Aug. 24-26. MSU photo by Kelly Gorham

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Montana State University is suggesting routes that will help students moving to   campus Aug. 24-26 to navigate traffic patterns changed for the university’s annual move-in period.

MSU officials have notified all incoming freshmen with instructions for efficient alternate routes. A map to recommended routes is posted online.

MSU expects that nearly 4,000 students will move into university residence halls during the traditional three-day move-in period.

James Tobin, assistant director for MSU Residence Life, said that this year MSU has assigned check-in times to all students checking into residence halls. Freshmen have been assigned times from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Aug. 24. Returning students may check in after 3:30 p.m. on that day. More information may be found on the Residence Life Move-In Day webpage:

MSU Residence Life has posted a specific mapping system utilizing Google Maps at Those streets with directional changes will be in effect from 8 a.m. through 6 p.m. Aug. 24-26.

MSU Move-In Day parking permits may be downloaded online at:

More information is also available by calling MSU Residence Life at (406) 994-2661 or by contacting the MSU President's Office, (406) 994-2341.  

James Tobin (406) 994-2661