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New Students

Move-in Dates & Orientation


Division of Student Development

2 E. South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999


Fax: 309-341-7077


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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Residence Halls Open for New Students: New students who will be living in the residence halls are permitted to pick up keys starting at 8 a.m.

Residence Hall Key Pick-up: Residence hall keys may be picked up at the Administrative Services Building located at 251 E. Berrien Street.

8 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Move into residence hall

8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.: I.D. photos
Stop by the Dining Services office, southwest corner of Seymour Union, to have your photo taken and get your Knox I.D.

1 p.m.: Gather in the Alumni Room on the first floor of Old Main for an introduction to academic and social life at Knox

2:30 p.m.: Meet with your assigned academic advisor and sign up for classes

5:30 p.m.: Dinner for all new students

7:00 p.m.: Educational session

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Classes Begin

7:30 - 10:00 a.m.: Breakfast served in the Hard Knox Café

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Get your photo I.D. made at Dining Services, Seymour Union

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Walk-in computer assistance, Room E010 (basement), Science and Math Center (SMC)

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Lunch served in the Hard Knox Café 

4:45 - 7:30 p.m.: Dinner served in the Hard Knox Café 

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