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Move-in and orientation schedules for Fall 2013

Several events are planned throughout the weekend of Aug. 23-26 as Elon University welcomes students and families in the Class of 2017.

Elon welcomes more than 1,450 new students to campus this month for the start of the 2013-14 academic year.  Among the many orientation highlights are the following events:

  • Catch the Fire residence hall events in the Historic & Global neighborhoods, Danieley Center and the Colonnades on Friday evening
  • New Student Convocation at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 24, Under the Oaks in front of West Hall
  • Academic Adviser and Elon 101 sessions following the New Student Convocation
  • Farewell picnic at 12:30 p.m. Saturday on Belk Library Lawn
  • Phoenix Extravaganza and Pep Rally on at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday
  • Live the Maroon Life events beginning at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 25
  • Community on the Commons dinner at 6:30 p.m. Sunday
  • Responsibilities of Engaged Learning sessions at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26
  • Classes begin Tuesday, Aug. 27

Visit the New Student Orientation website for a full schedule of events: www.elon.edu/orientation. And be sure to share pictures, videos and your excitement on social media. Use the hashtag #ElonMoveIn on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine, Google+ and Pinterest - and be sure to follow your favorite Elon accounts on those platforms, too.

Eric Townsend,
8/6/2013 9:15 AM