Loyola University Maryland


First-Year Fall Welcome Weekend

Students relaxing on the Quad

Fall Welcome Weekend 2020 will take place August 27-30 with move-in taking place August 25 and 26.

Reminders for new students:

  • For those living on campus, move-in will take place over the course of two days, August 25 and 26. Each student will receive a specific arrival time in early August from Student Life. For specific information, please visit Student Life's website for first-year move-in
  • For students commuting from home, you do not need to plan to report to campus until August 27. In addition to the Fall Welcome programming, there will be a commuter meeting at some point during the weekend.
  • For students who will be remote learners, there will be synchronous sessions for you to participate in. Information will be forthcoming.
  • Welcome weekend events will begin the morning of Thursday, August 27.
  • Welcome Weekend will consist of a mix of virtual and small group, in person meetings following social distancing guidelines. Programming will take place throughout the entire weekend.
  • Students meal plans will begin on August 25 and dining halls will be open for all meals.
  • And don’t forget! Make sure you are prepared to discuss the Common Text, Dear America by Jose Antonio Vargas. Students will receive this e-book vial their Loyola email during the week of June 29.

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