Summer Challenge Check-in and Departure Information


All Summer Term High School Programs check-ins occur on the fourth floor of Warren Towers, 700 Commonwealth Avenue. Parking is available in the Warren Towers garage, located on the third floor of Warren Towers. Enter the garage on Hinsdale Mall. For directions to Boston University, please visit Travel to Campus.

During check-in, Program Assistants are stationed at the front entrance to Warren Towers on 700 Commonwealth Avenue to provide directions.

Check-in Dates and Times

Session 1 June 14, 1 – 4 pm
Session 2 July 5, 1 – 4 pm
Session 3 July 19, 1 – 4 pm

Students should arrive no later than 4 pm as the mandatory student orientation begins promptly at 4:30 pm. If you are not able to check in by 4 pm because of flight restrictions, you must contact the Summer Term High School Programs office at least one week before the program begins so that arrangements can be made.

Room Assignment

You will receive your room assignment and room keys at check-in.

Please see What to Bring for information on what you need for your stay.


The end times of each program are listed below. All residential students may stay in the dorm until 10 am the following Saturday morning. Students who stay until the following morning must continue to follow all program rules and guidelines.

Departure Dates and Times

Session 1 June 26, 1 pm
Session 2 July 17, 1 pm
Session 3 July 31, 1 pm

Check-out Procedures

The following must be completed when you move out of Warren Towers:

  • Return residence key, in person, to the Residence Life office and ask for a key receipt.*
  • Remove all personal belongings and trash from the room.
  • Close and lock all windows.
  • Leave the room in a clean, habitable condition.
  • Turn off the lights.
  • Lock the door.

*Students who do not return their residence key to the Residence Life office prior to leaving will be charged up to $130 for a lock change and replacement keys.