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Movers (unpaid) Needed — Looking for the first 100 volunteers!

We need individuals who are interested in volunteering to move new students and their belongings into IUP residence halls on Friday, August 24, and/or Saturday, August 25. You can choose to sign up for one or both days.

Work Shifts

Movers will work at least one day, minimally three-and-a-half hours during their assigned day. You must attend Mover Training, which will be scheduled at 7:30 a.m. on the day you are schedule to work. You will be contacted via e-mail once shifts have been confirmed.


Movers must attend mover training. It is there that movers will receive an “IUP Mover” t-shirt that must be worn while working, along with a “mover dos and don’ts” sheet. Training will take place on the morning that you’re schedule to work.

  • Friday, August 24, 2012 – Ruddock Hall lobby (across from Davis Hall)
    • 7:30 a.m. 
  • Saturday, August 25, 2012- Ruddock Hall lobby (across from Davis Hall)
    • 7:30 a.m. 

Mover Benefits

  • Movers will be permitted to move into the residence halls early.
  • Meet new people
  • Serve the campus community
  • Great résumé builder

When Can I Move In?

Volunteer movers can move in on Wednesday, August 22, 2012, between 1:00–3:00 p.m. and August 23 from 1:00–3:00 p.m. or 7:00–9:00 p.m. You will automatically be placed on the early arrival list, once you sign up to be a volunteer.

Failure to Show Up for Move In

Please note that the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining is appreciative that you have chosen to volunteer for this service. However, we expect you to be there for the time you’re scheduled to work. Failure to show for your shift will result in a $90 fee assessed to your account for the three days that you’ve been permitted to move into the residence halls. Thanks for your cooperation and participation.

See the Movers Program Flyer for details.

  • Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining
  • Ruddock Hall, Suite G-37
    1099 Maple Street
    Indiana, PA 15705-1075
  • Phone: 724-357-2696
  • Fax: 724-357-5762
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Summer: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.