Charlie's FastPass

August 14-15, 2020


The University of New Haven offers residential students and their families the opportunity to drop off their belongings before Charge In/Move In.

FastPass is available for new students on Friday, August 14 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturday, August 15 from 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
FastPass is available for returning students on Saturday, August 15, from 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Details

  • You have one hour to move your belongings into your new residence hall room, with limited competition for elevators and stairwells. Your belongings will be safe and secured until you officially move in to campus on your assigned date.
  • While multiple family members can come to campus, students will only be permitted one (1) additional person assisting them within the residence hall at any time.

Charlie's FastPass Maps

We’ve prepared maps that are specific to each residence hall and made several changes in order for us to provide you with the best FastPass experience possible. Please be sure to follow the instructions on your map.


Charlie’s FastPass FAQ

  • How long will we have to move things into our Residential Hall?

    You will be given 1 hour to move things into your residential hall room. When you register you will select a time slot that works best for you and your family’s schedule. Time slots are filled on a first come, first serve basis.

  • How does the move in/check in process work for Charlie’s Fast Pass?

    The process for Charlie’s Fast Pass is straight forward! Once you arrive to campus and park your vehicle, come directly inside to check in prior to bringing any belongings into the building. Upon check in a member of our staff will escort you to your Residence Hall room and unlock your room for you. The staff member will also remind you when your time frame to move your belongings in ends. From there you will be able to move things into your room at your leisure. It is important to keep track of your time, and how much time you have left as you are bringing things into your room. Once your time slot hour is over a staff member will go back and lock your room. At the conclusion of your Charlie’s Fast Pass experience check out at the lobby table prior to leaving. We will see you at Charge In!

  • Where do we go once we arrive to campus?

    Please proceed to your Residence Hall’s check-in location indicated on the Charlie’s Fast Pass map, which will be added to this page soon. As you prepare to move your belongings, please be advised that there are elevators available inside of a number of Residence Halls. The Residential Halls with elevators and the number of elevators are as follows: Westside Hall (2), Bergami (2), Bixler (2), Gerber (2). Also be advised there are no elevators within Bethel Hall.

  • Will there be any bins, hand-trucks, etc. that we can use when we move in?

    Unfortunately there will not be any bins, or hand-trucks that students and families can utilize during Charlie’s Fast Pass. But, you can always bring your own to assist you. When you return to campus for Charge In there will be large bins that students and families can utilize to assist them in moving in additional items.

  • Will there be anyone to help us move things in during Charlie’s Fast Pass?

    Since this is an opportunity for students to move belongings in early there will not be any additional volunteers or staff members to help in moving things.

  • Will I be able to set things up in my room or is this just a drop and go?

    You will have the opportunity to move things into your Residence Hall for your designated time slot. How you and your family choose to use this time will be at your discretion, just keep in mind you will only have an hour to move your belongings in.

    Please note: While multiple family members can come to campus, students will only be permitted one (1) additional person assisting them within the residence hall at any time.

  • What happens if I need to change my time?

    If for whatever reason you need to change your time slot, please log into your myHousing page via MyCharger to update your timeslot. Contact the Orientation Staff via email at orientation@newhaven.edu or by phone at (203) 479-4582 if you have additional questions.

  • Will I receive my room key or ID early by participating in Charlie’s Fast Pass?

    You won’t receive your room key or campus ID at Charlie’s Fast Pass. You will receive your room key and campus card when you arrive to campus for Charge In.

  • Who can we contact if we have any additional questions regarding Charlie’s Fast Pass?

    If you have any additional questions regarding Charge In please contact the Orientation Staff within the Center for Student Engagement, Leadership and Orientation via email at orientation@newhaven.edu or by phone at 203-479-4582