Time: 9:00am - 4:15pm CDT September 1, 2019
Location: Carthage College
Welcome to Carthage, Class of 2023!
New students should plan to arrive on campus on Sunday, Sept. 1. New Student Orientation is Sept. 1-3. Classes begin on Wednesday, Sept. 4.
New students and their families can find all the information they need about arrival, move-in, and orientation on the Orientation website, www.carthage.edu/orientation.
9 A.M.-1 P.M.
New Student Arrival
New students and their families will begin their day at the A. W. Clausen Center for World Business, located on the north end of campus. See campus map. Here, you will need to present the Virtual Check-in Sticker you received upon completing all tasks in Carthage’s Online Check-in system. You may present this sticker on a mobile phone or other device, or you can show a print-out.
While you navigate the arrival process, your parents can visit the Parent/Family Pit Stop for light refreshments.
Students check-in according to their residential/commuter status and last name. Following check-in, residential students can move their belongings into their residence halls.
- 9-10 a.m. — Residential students, Last names A-K
- 10 a.m.-11 a.m. — Residential students, Last names L-R
- 11 a.m.-noon — Residential students, Last names S-Z
- Noon-1 p.m. — Commuter students
Sessions for Students and Parents
See the orientation schedule for details
This special event in the N. E. Tarble Athletic and Recreation Center Field House will welcome all new students and their families to campus.
Say Goodbye and New Student Orientation Begins
See the full orientation schedule