Important Dates For First-Year Students

Student moving into her room


Receive physical copy of Purple Prep and begin receiving March to the Arch e-newsletter (on May 6, 2014), a monthly update from New Student and Family Programs; both include an exhaustive list of summer checklist items and everything you will need to do before you arrive in September

September 12-14, 2014

International Student Orientation: Required for all international students (F-1 and J-1 visa holders), move-in for international students will begin at 10 a.m. CDT, contact the International Office for more information

September 15, 2014

New Student Move-in Day: Move-in will begin at 8 a.m., visit Residential Services for more information

September 15-16, 2014

Parent & Family Orientation: Programming begins around 5 p.m. CDT on September 15 and ends around 6 p.m. CDT on September 16; visit the Parent & Family Orientation page for more information

September 15-22, 2014

Wildcat Welcome: No other arrangements or events should be scheduled during this required weeklong new student orientation

September 23, 2014

Fall Quarter Classes Begin

November 7-9, 2014

Family Weekend: Information regarding Family Weekend including registration will be released in June 2014; visit the Family Weekend page for more information

View the 2014-2015 University calendar for all dates