New Student Orientation

We can’t wait for you to become a Knight!


The Knight App

Find your comprehensive new student checklist on the Knight App—your primary hub for accessing essential campus communications and information. The checklist includes information about your:

  • University Housing and Dining Plan
  • Textbooks & Course Materials
  • Travel to Campus

To access the Knight App, simply log in with your new University email and password.


As your student portal, the Knight App is where you can:

  • Access information about campus offices, events, resources, and tools
  • Stay notified about University-sponsored events and activities
  • Communicate and interact through curated Groups
  • Subscribe to event calendars
  • Customize your user experience based on your interests

Knight Academy

To help you have a smooth transition into college life, we are holding a three-part online onboarding series: Knight Academy.

Part I: Aug. 2, 8 p.m. EST
Part II: Aug. 9, 8 p.m. EST
Part III: Aug. 16, 8 p.m. EST


University Check-in & iPad Deployment: Aug. 22 & 23

    Check-in to University Housing
    9 a.m – 4 p.m. at your Residence Hall
    Meet your RA, receive your room key, and start moving in!

    iPad Deployment
    11:30a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Knight Arena
    Bring your Apple ID username and password to pick up your iPad technology bundle and receive your Unviersity ID.

    University/Club Fair
    11:30a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Stoddard Center
    Come get to know the different campus services and clubs, enjoy carnival games and treats, and get some school swag!


Packing Guide

Here’s a helpful list of items you may need if you live in University Housing.

Download Guide

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