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Move-in Day Traffic Information

Welcome Week at OBU is a favored tradition on campus that kicks off the new school year and welcomes our new  class of students. What awaits them are exciting activities and events that showcase OBU traditions, our storied history and the many ways to get involved as they start their journey on Bison Hill. This page is an example of arrival information for incoming students.

For New Students/Transfer Students moving in:

Residence Hall-specific Information

WMU and Kerr

Turn right onto Airport Road from W. MacArthur St. Take the first left on University St. During Move-in Day, this street will be one-way.


Take a right at the next light after Raley Dr. (the third stop light on W. MacArthur.) Employees will guide you through the parking lot toward Agee, where you will pull up on the north side for check-in.

Lodge and Village Men

Check in at the Lodge. From Highway 177 to W. MacArthur St., turn left on Raley Drive. You will be directed to pull around the back parking lots and loop back to the front of the building for check-in.

Taylor and Village Women

Check in at Taylor. Turn left on Raley Drive from W. MacArthur St. and turn right to Taylor. Enter the lobby at the front of the building for check-in.

West University and Howard Apartments

Check in at the center building of Howard Apartments. Stay in the right lane of University St.