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Now that you have been accepted, please begin your commitment with UC by paying your enrollment deposit
The entire UC family is looking forward to welcoming you to campus and assisting you with your transition to college.
Orientation sessions are offered at the beginning of each semester for all new students. We have tailored orientation to meet all of your needs and answer your questions. You will also register for classes while you are on campus for orientation.
Please plan ahead and register early. Once an orientation session is full, registration for that session will close.
Welcome to the Golden Eagle family! All of us at UC are excited that you will be
joining our community and are looking forward to meeting you at New
Student Orientation. These events are an important step in making the
transition to life at the University of Charleston and are MANDATORY for all
new Freshmen and Transfer students.
Before you arrive
Please look at the attached checklist. This document will let you know which items you
need to bring, or complete before you come to campus. Please get in touch with
the appropriate office and take care as much as you can to avoid standing in
line at the Check-In Process. My UC-Charleston Checklist
***Remember to bring your student ID to the Check-In Process.
The Check-In Process is MANDATORY for all students. Students will
receive an individualized checklist and then complete the checklist by visiting
one or more of these offices:
**Residential StudentsAll new residential students must complete the Check-In process and obtain a ticket before they can move into their assigned residence hall room. A limited number of shopping carts and helpful upperclassmen will be available to assist with the move-in process.
Please stop by the Parent Resource Table any time during the Check-In Process to:
of our staff will be available to provide you with all the answers and resources you need.