Student Life

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Freshmen Common Reading Experience

BookThe book selected by our Alpha Seminar faculty for all incoming freshmen to read this summer is "Tattoos on the Heart: The Power of Boundless Compassion" by Fr. Greg Boyle. In the book, the Jesuit priest describes his experience launching Homeboy Industries in East Los Angeles, California, as "the largest gang intervention, rehabilitation and re-entry program in the United States." The book should be read before moving to campus in August and will be a featured text in all sections of our freshmen seminar program, Alpha Seminar. Find out more

New Campus Apartments - Only Three Left To Rent!!!

St. Matthew (north building) and St. Catherine of Siena (south building) campus apartments are now occupied by Carroll juniors and seniors. The apartments are located on the east side of campus adjacent to Centennial Park and across the road from the Fortin Science Center. 

The unfurnished two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments offer a 12-month lease, individual apartment meters for utilities, large bedrooms, a kitchen with stainless steel appliances (including a dishwasher), a bathroom, a living room, and an exterior storage closet for bikes and skis. Only 3 three-bedroom apartments remain available to rent. For more information, contact Maureen Ward, Director of Community Living, at or 406.447.4378.

Roommate Confirmation Letters - Check Your Email

Roommate confirmation letters--with contact information for roommates--were emailed to all new students on July 1st to their Carroll College email account. If you have any questions about your housing assignment, please contact Tammie Hilton at 406.447.5457 or

Campus Housing Emergency

The Community Living department will have a staff member on-call throughout the summer to respond to housing or campus emergencies. Please contact the on-call staff member at 406.459.0540.

Welcome New Student Life and Athletics Staff

Please welcome the following new Student Life staff members:

  • Ryan McConnell is the new Assistant Director of Community Living for Trinity and Borromeo Halls. 
  • Brad Maddock is the new Assistant Director of Student Activities and Leadership.

Please welcome the following new Athletics staff members:

  • Aaron Jackson is the new Head Coach for Softball.
  • Doug Mello is the new Head Coach for Men's Soccer.
  • Jimmy Stanton is the new Assistant Coach for Track & Field.

Carroll Delegation To World Scout Jamboree In Japan

Dr. Tom Evans, president of Carroll College, has been selected to lead a Venture Crew to Kirara-hama, Japan, for the 2015 World Scout Jamboree from July 28-August 8, 2015. More than 30,000 Scouts, Venture Crew members and Scout leaders from 161 countries are expected to join the Carroll delegation to raise awareness about global issues, explore the environment, participate in community service, make friends from around the world, and deepen understanding of developments in science and technology. For more information about Venture Crew and/or the World Scout Jamboree, contact Patrick Harris, Director of Student Activities and Leadership, at

Health, Mental Health and Campus Safety Resources

The Wellness Center, home of both Health Services and Counseling Services, will reopen in the lower level of Guad Hall on August 1st.

If you have a health issue before August 1st, please contact one of the following:

  • St. Peter's Emergency Room, 2475 Broadway, 406.444.2150.
  • St. Peter's Urgent Care, 2475 Broadway, 406.447.2770
  • St. Peter's Urgent Care-North, 3330 Ptarmigan Lane, 406.443.5354.
  • Urgent Care Plus, 29 Neill Avenue, 406.513.1052.

If you have a mental health emergency before August 1st, please dial 911 for assistance or contact:

  • St. Peter's Emergency Room, 2475 Broadway, 406.444,2150
  • Carroll College on-call Assistant Director of Community Living, 406.459.0540

In case of a sexual assault, sexual harassment, or need for victim services or advocacy before August 1st, contact:

  • Carroll College on-call Assistant Director of Community Living, 406.459.0540
  • Friendship Center, 406.442.6800
  • Helena Police, 911 or 406.442.3233
  • St. Peter's Emergency Room, 2475 Broadway, 406.444.2150

Parking Reminders

Thank you for not parking in the reserved Faculty/Staff parking spaces Mon-Fri from 7:00am-5:30pm. Our faculty and staff are still working over the summer. Vehicles will be ticketed, or even towed, during the summer.

2014-2015 Academic Calendar

Aug 21 Orientation
Aug 23 Housing opens
Aug 25 Classes begin
Sep 01 Labor Day*
Oct 04 Homecoming
Oct 10-14 Fall Break*
Nov 26-28 Thanksgiving*
Dec 11-12 Reading Days*
Dec 13, 15-18 Final Exams*
Dec 19 Housing closes

Jan 18 Housing reopens
Jan 19 Orientation
Jan 19 Martin Luther King Day*
Jan 20 Classes begin
Mar 09-13 Spring Break*
Apr 03-06 Easter Break*
May 08 Reading Day*
May 11-14 Final Exams
May 15 Housing closes
May 16 Baccalaureate Mass
May 16 Commencement
May 17 Housing closes-Grads

* No classes