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Weeks of Welcome events will begin the night that first-year students move into their residence hall and students are expected to be on campus and participate in these activities. Transfer-specific events will begin on Sunday, Aug. 21. Return to your One Book steps on Aug. 1 to download the app to learn more about all the events during Weeks of Welcome.

 

First-Year Students

You will move in on Aug. 19 or 20, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., based on the slot you reserved. We'll have a variety of academic and social programs throughout the first few weeks of the semester, but everything kicks off with New Student Convocation on Aug. 21 at 4 p.m. in the Atlantic Union Bank Center. Below are some of the events you can expect!

  • Community Meeting with your Resident Adviser and First yeaR Orientation Guide
  • It's Complicated
  • Academic Advising
  • Student Success Center Open House
  • We are JMU
  • Student Org Night
  • Block Party in the Burg
  • Playfair
  • URECfest
  • Football games
  • Movies
Transfer Students

If you are living on campus, you will move in on Aug. 21 between 8 a.m. - noon, based on the slot you reserved. We'll have a variety of academic and social programs throughout the first few weeks of the semester, but everything kicks off with New Student Convocation on Aug. 21 at 4 p.m. in the Atlantic Union Bank Center. Below are some of the events you can expect!

  • Transfer Orientation Peer Adviser Meet Up
  • It's Complicated
  • JMtrUth
  • Transfer Advising
  • Student Success Center Open House
  • We are JMU
  • Transfer Cookout
  • Student Org Night
  • Block Party in the Burg
  • Playfair
  • URECfest
  • Football games
  • Movies
  • Transfer Socials

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