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Fall Move-In

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It's your move.

This is the day you’ve been waiting for. Check the schedule below for your move-in day and let us know if there’s anything we can do to make it worry-free. We are looking forward to welcoming you.

Move-In and Connection Weekend

Friday, August 16, 2019 (All new incoming students check-in) Carrington Gym

Commuters please make arrangements to be with us during mandatory programs over the weekend.

8:30am               *New Incoming Students in the Aviation Program (freshmen and transfers)

9am – 2pm         *New Residential Freshmen and Transfers Check-In

11am – 2pm        Lunch and Cougar Business Fest – Jordan Commons

Noon – 2pm        *New Commuter Freshmen and Transfers Check-In

2:30 – 3pm         *New Commuter Students Meeting – Multi-purpose Room – Student Center

2:30 – 3:30pm     *New International Student Meeting – Carrington Conference Room – Student Center

2:30 – 3:30pm     *Residential Students Meeting – Violet T. Frith Fine Arts Building

4 – 6pm                Dinner – Dining Hall – Student Center

6:30pm                *New Student Induction Ceremony – Violet T. Frith Fine Arts Building

7:30 – 8:30pm       Family/Parent Reception at the President’s Home (Students to Carrington Gym)

7:30 – 9pm            *Team Challenge #1

*These activities are mandatory for new incoming students.

**Fall athletes and Bonner Leaders may check-in prior to the 16th. Please communicate with your coach or advisor for that information.

Connection Weekend continues through Saturday and Sunday and to run from approximately 9 am to 8 pm daily. This includes both residential students as well as commuters.

A more detailed schedule for the Connection Weekend will be provided at a later date.

Monday, August 19th – Advising Appointments – Students will receive their advisor, location and meeting time during check-in on Friday.

Tuesday, August 20th – IDS Class Meetings – Opening Convocation

Wednesday, August 21st – Classes Begin

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If you have questions, comments or concerns, contact the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership Development at or 434-791-5628.

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