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Move-in & Orientation


Division of Student Development

2 E. South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999


Fax: 309-341-7077


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We look forward to seeing you at New Student Orientation, which is part of the  First Year Experience (affectionately known as Blaze a Trail). During orientation, you will learn how to navigate the campus and find out how learning happens at Knox. 

Below are important dates that will help you make travel arrangements for your arrival on campus. Please note that these arrival dates will be finalized once COVID protocols are determined. 

Important Dates

  • August 11: Football Athletes Arrive
  • August 18: Women's Golf, Volleyball, Men's and Women's Soccer, Men's and Women's Cross Country Athletes Arrive
  • August 30: Men's Golf Athletes Arrive
  • September 3-8: SPARK Bridge Program
  • September 4-8: TRIO Bridge Program 
  • September 6-8: International Pre-Orientation Program
  • September 9-12: Fall Term Orientation
    • Move-in will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., with orientation programming for students and families in the afternoon. Later in the day, families will say their good-byes and students will continue with their introduction to all things Knox. 
  • September 13: Fall Term Classes Begin

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