August 22nd – August 24th
Welcome to the Golden Eagle
family! All of us at UC are excited that
you will be joining our community this fall and are looking forward to meeting
you at New Student Orientation. This
event is an important step in making the transition to life at the University
of Charleston. New Student Orientation
is a MANDATORY event where
students will meet their mentors and peer educators, make new friends, and
start earning academic credit.
Before you arrive
Please look at the attached checklist
that will let you know which items you need to bring, or complete before you
come to campus.
My UC-Charleston Checklist.pdf
Fall Check-In Process & Residential Student Move-In
Date: Friday, August 22nd
Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm
Location: Rotunda, Riggleman Hall
All new students (Freshmen &
Transfers) will need to complete the Fall Check-In process. The Check-In Process takes place in the
Rotunda of Riggleman Hall (see CAMPUS MAP).
Students will pick up their class schedules and an individualized checklist,
then complete the checklist by visiting one or more of these friendly offices:
- StudentSolutions Center:
your student ID card
– Pay any balance due
Eagle Bucks to your account
- Financial Aid:
minute paperwork or signatures needed
- Information Technology:
UC log-in information (must be done prior to the IT session on Saturday!)
- Parking Permits:
- Parking permits will be distributed
to students who will have a vehicle on campus.
a student will not have a vehicle on campus, then s/he must sign a parking
waiver to avoid being billed.
- Check-Out Table:
in your completed checklist
students pick up a Residence Hall ticket
All new residential students must
complete the Fall Check-In process and obtain a ticket before they can move
into their assigned residence hall room.
A limited number of shopping carts and helpful upperclassmen will be
available to assist with the move-in process.
PLEASE NOTE: There will be NO
formal Parent Orientation meetings.
Instead, members of our staff will be in the Riggleman rotunda (9:00
a.m. – 1:00 p.m.) and the Geary Student Union lobby (2:00 – 4:00 p.m.) to
provide you with all the answers and resources you need.
Please stop by the Parent Resource Table
any time during the Fall Check-In Process.
- Sign up to receive the parent
more about the services offered by Advance Healthcare @UC (health clinic,
counseling, and pharmacy services)
answers to individual questions about opportunities and resources for you and
Freshmen Orientation Schedule
Transfer Orientation Schedule
*All orientation schedules are
subject to change.
Questions . . . ?
If you have
any questions about 2014 New Student Orientation, please contact Meghan
Sparrow, Coordinator of Student Programs, in the Office of Student Life at
304-357-4741 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.