Arrival & Check-In Information


Arrival time for ALL new
on- or off-campus students

New students are scheduled to arrive on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Follow the signs for Mercer Hall. The check-in process begins on the first level of Mercer. Campus offices are available for check-in from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Resident students are encouraged to arrive as early in the day as possible to go through the check-in process. After you have checked in, you may move into your room. Your ID card, room key, parking pass and mailbox information will be given to you during check-in.

Please be aware that if you are a commuter student, you must also complete the check-in process on Saturday, August 23. Commuter students are welcome to check in at any time during the scheduled check-in hours. However, you may wish to arrive in the afternoon from 1- 2:00 p.m.

Orientation begins for both resident and commuter students at 3 pm in Rudd Auditorium.

Further Information

  • Bank Info   |  Commuter FAQ  |  Residential FAQ
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