Returning student information
Welcome back to USM!
Fall athletes: (Football, Volleyball, Men’s Soccer, Women’s Soccer, Cheer, Dance, and Cross Country ONLY), must check-in for New Student Orientation on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013. If you are a residential student, check-in if from 8 a.m. - noon on the Aug. 10. If you are a commuter student, check-in is between 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. on the Aug. 10. All check-ins will take place in the Social Room (St. Mary Hall 204).
Non-fall athletes: Check-in on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. If you are a residential student, check-in is between 8 a.m.-noon on Aug. 19. If you are a commuter student, check-in is between 10:30 a.m.-noon on the Aug. 19. All check-ins will take place in the Social Room (Saint Mary Hall 204).
Please keep in mind that while the residence halls open at 8 a.m. on the respective check-in days, you MUST check-in, starting in the Social Room, prior to moving into the residence halls. Also, keep in mind that orientation is required for all new students. You will receive a full schedule of orientation events upon your arrival.
Please note, Matriculation will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 20. This is a ceremony welcoming all new students into the USM community and is a significant time for everyone. Please make sure to bring your Sunday best clothes for this event. And on Tuesday evening, we will be hosting a Welcome BBQ for all students, new and returning, as well as faculty, staff, and administration. It will be a wonderful time for all the USM community to gather and get the academic year started!
Additional Important Information:
Health Insurance: All athletes, residential students and international students are required to have primary health insurance. If you are not currently covered by health insurance, please contact the Student Life Office (firstname.lastname@example.org). Athletes will also be required to purchase the University’s athletic insurance. Residential students will be enrolled in the Accident Policy carried by USM, unless proof of other insurance is provided. This Accident Policy only covers accidents that happen on campus and is not a substitute for health insurance. As a returning student, please make sure the university has your updated health insurance information. You may contact the Student Life Office at 913-758-6120
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