Move-In Day

The Class of 2021 and transfer students will arrive on campus on Saturday, Aug. 26.

Event Details


Date: August 26, 2017

Location: Assigned residence halls


Augustana will officially welcome the Class of 2021 and transfer students to campus on Move-In Day, Saturday, Aug. 26. Viking Guides and staff will be available to assist first-year students and their families with moving into their assigned residence halls between 8 a.m. - noon.

Following is the schedule of events for Saturday, Aug. 26

  • 8 a.m. - noon — New Student Move-in, Assigned residence hall
  • 8 a.m. - noon — Business Office and Financial Aid Office open, Bergsaker Hall Rec Room
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. — Bookstore open, Morrison Commons
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. — Textbook Pickup, Halverson Room (Morrison Commons)
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Hot Dog Cart, between Bergsaker and Solberg halls. Complimentary hot dog, chips and beverage. Free-will offering accepted for FRIENDSLink.
  • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. — Family Dining, Ordal Dining Room (Morrison Commons). Cost is $6.50 per family member (children 4 and under are free; Augustana students will use their meal plan).
  • 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. — New Student Family Worship, Chapel of Reconciliation
  • 2 - 3:30 p.m. — Residence Hall Meetings for First-Year Students, Campus Green
  • 2 - 3:30 p.m. — Family Orientation, Ordal Dining Room (Morrison Commons)
  • 3:30 - 4 p.m. — Families Say Goodbye
  • 4 - 4:30 p.m. — Off-Campus Student Check-in, Kirkeby-Over Stadium
  • 4:30 p.m.  — Welcome Week Premiere, Kirkeby-Over Stadium
  • 6 p.m. — Student Picnic with the President, Fellows' Presidential Residence
  • 7:30 p.m. — Opening Night Event, Elmen Center
  • 9 p.m. — Bonfire featuring the band, Back Alley, Campus Green

Looking for returning student move-in information? View that Sunday, Aug. 27, schedule and Campus Housing Move-In Information.

We've also included some useful links for the big move: