Spring Orientation

Spring New Student Orientation

Welcome to Carroll College! We’re very excited to welcome you to campus! The New Student Orientation is designed to provide you with essential information related to academic requirements and campus resources at Carroll. In addition, orientation activities provide you the opportunity to make valuable connections with the resources available to you. New student orientation at Carroll is designed to integrate students into our energetic learning environment while fostering new friendships and connections.

Spring Orientation Schedule

Sunday, January 12, 2020

9:00 a.m.
Move in begins for new students living on campus.  Please check in at the front desk of your assigned hall.  Questions?  Please contact studentlife@carroll.edu or call 406-447-5457.

10:30 a.m.
Brunch-- Meal plan begins for students with meal plans--St. Thomas Aquinas Center 

9:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
Obtain your ID card -- Borromeo Hall 131
Fee Payment -- O’Connell Hall, Business office
IT Support-- get your devices connected to the Carroll network--St. Charles Lobby

10:00 a.m.--2:00 p.m.
Saints Shoppe Open (Campus Center) — get your Carroll apparel and supplies before the first day of classes!

12:30--2:00 p.m.
New Student Orientation Luncheon — Avila, DeSmet, Rice Rooms-Lower Campus Center--for new students and their guests

  • Dr. John Cech, President
  • Dr. Chato Hazelbaker, Vice President of Enrollment Management and Marketing
  • Michelle Lewis, Associate Director of Admission
  • Kerri Rigsby—Director, Wellness Center
  • Patrick Harris, Director,  Student Activities
  • Annette Walstad, Director, Saints Success Center, Academic Support and Advising
  • Janet Riis, Director of Financial Aid

2:00--3:00 p.m. 
Overview for freshmen 

  • 2:00 p.m. Classroom Building Tour for students who have more than one semester of college
  • 3:00 p.m. Classroom Building Tour for students who have no college or just one semester of college

5:00 -6:30 p.m.
Dinner (for students with a meal plan)--St. Thomas Aquinas Center 

Monday, January 13 -- Classes begin!

Tuesday, January 14

1:00--2:00 p.m.
Academic Success Orientation--Saints Success Center--102 Borromeo Hall 

Thursday, January 16

12:30--1:45 p.m.
International Student Meeting — Purple Conference Room, O'Connell Hall; please bring your lunch, your passport, your DS-2019 and your proof of insurance to the meeting.
Mandatory for all International Students

Parking Permits

Please go to www.carroll.edu/parking  to purchase your B Lot permit.  You will need to establish a new account from the “START HERE” link.  It will prompt you to create a username and password – you will need this in the future to purchase permits or pay tickets online, so save this information.  Please note that it will ask you for your Carroll ID – please just use the 7-digit number starting with the “5” or “6”.  Also, note that you will need to have your vehicle and license plate information to complete your registration. Once your permit is purchased, you will need to pick it up in the Finance & Administration Office (204 O’Connell Hall) any time starting Monday, January 13th.

Please be sure to familiarize yourself with Carroll College’s Parking Rules and Regulations that can be found at www.carroll.edu/parking as all Carroll students, faculty and staff are expected to be familiar with and abide by the parking policies.

Don’t forget to submit your immunization records to Kerri Rigsby in the Wellness Center (Guadalupe Hall) during the first week of class!