Move-In Day Resident students can proceed directly to their residence halls to receive orientation information and to meet their Resident Assistants (RAs) and Orientation Leaders (OLs). Day or commuter students should proceed to the Gateways Orientation Office, Hogan 109, to receive their orientation information. For your convenience, an information desk will be set-up on the third-floor of the Hogan Campus Center throughout the day.
Mass of the Holy Spirit All members of the Holy Cross community are invited to welcome the Class of 2019 and begin the new academic year at the annual Mass of the Holy Spirit on the Hart Center lawn. (Inclement weather site: Hart Center Basketball Arena)
New Student Picnic & Orientation Group Activities Join your classmates behind the Hart Center at the new student picnic and participate in orientation group activities. Please come to the event knowing the name of your orientation group that is located on your folder. Rain locations will be the Fieldhouse and Kimball.
Induction into Sader Nation The class of 2019 will be formally inducted into "Sader Nation," Holy Cross' community of students. Upper-class students will introduce first-year students to various areas of student involvement, and more importantly, to the rich sense of tradition that exists at Holy Cross. The class will end the event by taking an oath affirming that they are ready to join and support this tradition.
First Night Celebration Come to this year's paradise inspired First Night! The event offers activities that include: decorate your own seashells; a photo booth; a mechanical surfboard; and caricature artists. The DogFather food truck will be making an appearance, and there will be cupcakes from Kimball Dining Hall for all to enjoy!