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New Student Orientation

Come visit us at New Student Orientation during the information fair in the Russell House.  We are here to assist with your last minute questions about your new community and about move in.

Early June 

All new Gamecocks will receive an email with their community assignment, building floor and move in day.


During the month of July you should receive a customized move in guide that will provide you with everything that you will need to know about your new community.  Included in this brochure is a move in ticket and move in day vehicle pass for unloading and parking on your move in day and time.

July 15

Rooms and roommates will be posted at  

Stop and Make Contact

Once you find out who your roommate is, you should make contact to begin the planning process of what each of you bring for your room.

Early August

Are you participating in Sorority Recruitment or a member of an early move in group?  If so, you will receive a special mailing with a revised parking pass to allow you to move in on Wednesday, August 12, 2020.

August 17 & 18, 2020

Move in days have arrived.  Make sure to have your move in ticket, vehicle pass and Carolina Card to ensure a smooth move in.  Students cannot check in to their residence halls before their assigned day and time.  


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