Tuesday, August 7, 2012
About 17,000 students return to their studies this month at Minnesota's second-largest public university.
Welcome to Education for Life 2012-13. View the academic calendar.
First-year students and new transfer students move into residence halls Aug. 25. Returning residence hall students move in Aug. 26.
Move-in at Coborn Plaza Apartments (CPA) is set for selected dates between Aug. 4 and Aug. 26. Get the CPA move-in details (PDF).
Volunteer Husky Haulers will help students move into rooms at the university's 10 residential communities.
Residential Life staff members and Public Safety officers will supervise. Visit the Move-In webpage.
The Aug. 25-26 new student orientation is packed with activities including a picnic, education abroad sessions, sand volleyball and an alumni panel on how to be a successful student. The SCSU 101 presentation includes a breakout session on Common Reading Program book "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks." View the new student orientation schedule.
The Aug. 25-26 transfer student orientation includes a tour, ice cream social and bowling social. View the schedule.
Some 225 new international students will move into residence halls Aug. 18-19. View the schedule (PDF).
Visit the Orientation website for activities targeted at international students and non-traditional students
Johnny Holm Concert
Midwest entertainment legend Johnny Holm and his band perform 9 p.m. to midnight Aug. 30 on the mall east of Atwood Memorial Center.
Thousands of students will return to rental housing west of campus in the historic University-Southside neighborhood. University staff and officers from the St. Cloud Police Department will guide the process.