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Returning Student Arrival

Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm CDT September 5, 2017

Welcome back, Carthage students!

The 2017-2018 academic year officially begins on Wednesday, Sept. 6, with the first day of fall semester classes. Returning students are invited to arrive back on campus on Tuesday, Sept. 5. 

New this year: Online check-in! New this year, returning students will complete most check-in tasks online, through the Check-in tab in My.Carthage.edu. Students may begin online check-in starting May 15. Students are encouraged to complete all tasks by Aug. 1. Students who complete all check-in tasks will receive a Virtual Check-In Sticker, which is required for arrival on campus. Read more about online check-in

Early move-in Want to return to campus early? Students hoping to participate in early move-in on Monday, Sept. 4, must complete all check-in tasks by Aug. 1 to secure a Virtual Check-In Sticker and submit an Early Arrival Application. This application will be live after Aug. 1. Watch for a summer Bridge post.

Arrival for Fall Athletes, Special Events Students who need to arrive on campus early for fall athletic commitments or special program commitments will also need to check in online and secure their Virtual Check-in Sticker.  See more information and a list of early arrival dates/groups

Carthage Kick-off Days A full week of fun and food to welcome our students back. Events include Chapel Night Live, a carnival with live band karaoke, the Involvement Fair (formerly known as the Org Fair), and Pizza Palooza. See the full Carthage Kick-off Days schedule 

Booking a hotel stay for move-in weekend?  See a list of nearby accommodations

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