Move-In Day

The Class of 2020 and transfer students will arrive on campus on Saturday, Aug. 27.

Event Details


Date: August 27, 2016

Location: Bergsaker and Solberg Halls (or assigned residence hall, if transfer student)


Augustana will officially welcome the Class of 2020 and transfer students to campus on Move-In Day, Saturday, Aug. 27. Viking Guides and staff will be available to assist first-year students and their families with moving into Bergsaker and Solberg halls between 8 a.m. - noon.

Following is the schedule of events for Saturday, Aug. 27

  • 8 a.m. - noon — New Student Move-in, Bergsaker and Solberg Halls (or assigned residence hall, if transfer student)
  • 8 a.m. - noon — Business Office and Financial Aid Office open, Bergsaker Hall Rec Room
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. — Bookstore open, Morrison Commons
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. — Textbook Pickup, Halverson Room (Morrison Commons)
  • 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Hot Dog Cart, between Bergsaker and Solberg halls. Complimentary hot dog, chips and beverage. Free-will offering accepted for a Viking Philanthropy Project.
  • 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. — Family Dining, Ordal Dining Room (Morrison Commons). Cost is $6 per family member (children 4 and under are free; Augustana students will use their meal plan).
  • 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. — New Student Family Worship, Chapel of Reconciliation
  • 2 - 3:30 p.m. — Residence Hall Meetings, Bergsaker and Solberg halls
  • 2 - 3:30 p.m. — Family Orientation, Kresge Recital Hall (Humanities Center)
  • 4 - 4:30 p.m. — Off-Campus Student Check-in, Kirkeby-Over Stadium
  • 4:30 p.m.  — Welcome Week Opening Ceremonies, Kirkeby-Over Stadium
  • 6 - 7 p.m. — Picnic with the President, Fellows' Presidential Residence
  • 7:30 p.m. — Opening Night Event: Eric Dittelman, Comedy Mind Reader, Elmen Center
  • 9 p.m. — Bonfire, Campus Green

Looking for returning student move-in information? View that Sunday, Aug. 28, schedule.

We've also included some useful links for the big move: