NEW ALBANY, Ind. — Empty bedrooms across Indiana University Southeast are about to be filled again as nearly 400 students are welcomed home to their lodges for the 2018-19 school year.
IU Southeast students living on campus will move in on Thursday, Aug. 16. Classes for the fall semester begin Monday, Aug. 20.
Students can check in to their lodges from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday in University Center North, Room 127. Volunteer groups from the campus will again assist with move-in.
IU Southeast has five on-campus lodges that house about 400 students. Each lodge features apartment-style housing for students with a Great Room, computer lab, laundry and vending services and study areas. Each apartment includes a full kitchen, bathroom and living room. There are one-, two- and four-bedroom layouts available. Apartments are fully furnished and come with basic cable and wireless internet.
Students moving in on Aug. 16 must have their Crimson Card in order to access the lodges. Know in advance what to bring and what not to bring when moving in.
Week of Welcome kicks off on Monday, Aug. 20, and runs through Friday, Aug. 24. Coordinated by the Campus Activities Board, the week is packed with daily activities that include cookouts, free soft drinks, live music, donuts, directions and opportunities to get involved in the campus community. Highlights include:
- Student Involvement & Resource Fair: Learn how to get involved on campus. Booths, games, and activities from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Aug. 20-23 at McCullough Plaza.
- Mini Carnival: Noon to 6 p.m., Monday, Aug. 20, at McCullough Plaza.
- Grillin’ with the Greeks: 6 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 21, at the Shelter House & Volleyball Courts.
- Musician: Frankie Leo: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 22 at McCullough Plaza.
- Hypnotist Ray “Magic” Adams: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 23 at the Ogle Center.
For a complete listing of Week of Welcome activities, visit the Week of Welcome website.