(JACKSON, Miss.) – Jackson State University will welcome 1,100 new freshmen and transfer students at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, during the university’s annual move-in day. JSU President Carolyn W. Meyers will arrive at 10 a.m. to help freshmen move in to Alexander Hall. University leaders and staff will also be on hand throughout the day to help the new students get settled on campus.
The dormitories that will open on Saturday include Alexander Hall (East and West), located on the west side of the JSU Student Center, and McAllister-Whiteside, located across the street from the Lee E. Williams Athletic and Assembly Center along Prentiss Street.
JSU move-in day kicks off the university’s Welcome Week, which runs through Sunday, Aug. 21. Welcome Week activities include workshops, social gatherings, community service projects and orientation sessions.
For a complete list of Welcome Week activities, visit: http://www.jsums.edu/announcements/8.9.11Week.pdf