|Season 01, Episode 02|
|Air Date||October 1, 1987|
|Writer|| John Markus|
|Next||Porky de Bergerac|
Pilot is the second episode of A Different World's first season which was first broadcast on October 1, 1987.
Denise and Jaleesa get a new roommate, transfer student Maggie. But Denise learns her checks for dorm fees bounced and they could be forced out of the dorm. Reluctant to ask her parents for help, she is determined to find a solution to the dilemma on her own.