Student Schedule

8 a.m.– noonResidence Hall Check-In
Move in anytime between 8 a.m. and noon. Check into campus housing at your residence hall room front desk. 
  • Check into campus and your residence hall room
  • Verify your health records and immunizations in the Guadalupe Hall Wellness Center.
  • If you did not receive your student ID at arrival, head to Borromeo Hall 131 to have it created. 
  • Offices open from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Financial Aid, Business, Admissions, Mailroom, Residential Life, Saints Success Center, Information Technology, and the Bookstore).
Residence Halls
10:30 a.m. –12:30 p.m.Lunch on your own or in the STACThe STAC: Campus Center dining hall
12:30–1 p.m.Welcome Ceremony Carroll’s president Dr. John Cech and faculty members will welcome all new students and their families to the Carroll community.PE Center
1:15–2:15 p.m.Orientation Group Meeting
Gather key orientation details and your free T-shirt and gifts. 
Campus Center lower level
2:15–4 p.m.Getting to Know Your Classmates
 A fun way to get to know one another with help from the entertainment group called "Playfair." 
Trinity Lawn
4:00–4:20 p.m.CLASS PHOTO Join your classmates to document the launch of your Carroll adventure.St. Charles front steps
5–6:30 p.m.Welcome BBQCampus Center east lawn and dining hall
7–8 p.m.MASSAll Saints Chapel
8:15–10:30 p.m.The Casey Band takes the stage for an opportunity to gather  students, family, and friends; Ice cream treats are provided by the Circle K Student ClubSimperman Hall northwest patio
8–9:30 a.m.Breakfast with Carroll FacultyThe STAC:
Campus Center dining hall
9:30–10 a.m.Farewell to Families & Loved Ones (private time) This time allows students to say farewell to loved ones at the conclusion of the parent/guardian portion of orientation programming. ---
10 a.m.–noonStudent Session 1: Your Well-Being and Success at Carroll CollegeCampus Center lower level
Noon–2 p.m.LUNCH The STAC: Campus Center dining hall
2–3 p.m.Intro to Technology Resources at Carroll. Learn how to connect up all your devices, how to use the tech available to you at Carroll, and get your questions answered.    Campus Center lower level
3–5 p.m.Freshman Hall Meeting
(Freshman living off-campus will only need to join us for the first part of this session.)
Campus Center lower level
5:30–7 p.m.DINNER  The STAC: Campus Center dining hall
8-10 p.m.See the impossible when comedian and magician John Rotellini takes the stage.Campus Center lower level
7:30–8:45 a.m.BREAKFASTSTAC: Campus Center dining hall
BRING YOUR LAPTOP! You'll learn about online tools, OKTA apps, and more; take a tour of the library; receive bystander and Title IX training; and evaluate orientation. Session times and locations are based on your Orientation group.
Various locations
11:30 a.m. –1 p.m.LUNCHSTAC
11:30 a.m. –1 p.m.IT Tech Saints will be on hand to help you connect your devices!St. Charles Hall Support Center
1-3 p.mTime to complete your campus "to do" list. 
1-3 p.m
On-Campus Job Fair
Hiring preference given to work-study eligible students
Campus Center upper level
1–2 p.m.Honors Orientation
For students admitted into the Honors Scholars program
St. Charles Hall room 119
1-2:30 p.m.International Student Orientation Session
Mandatory session for new international students to meet each other, learn about the resources available and get your questions answered. Please bring a copy of your PASSPORT, FORM I-20 or DS-2019 and PROOF OF INSURANCE.
O'Connell Hall room 125
1–3 p.m.Veterans Education Benefits Meeting
Mandatory for students receiving veterans education benefits.
*Corette Library Sage Room
3–5 p.m.Getting to Know Downtown Helena 
A walking tour of coffee shops and fun locations.
Meet in the Campus Center upper level

5–7 p.m.

DINNERThe STAC: Campus Center dining hall
6:30–7:30 p.m.CLASSROOM TOURS. Find out where your classes are located and get a feel for your semester schedule.Meet at Upper Campus Center front desk
7–9 p.m.Swing Dance lessons and danceTrinity Hall lawn