New Students Arrive for Orientation on August 22
Salem College will welcome new students to campus on Saturday, August 22 beginning at 8 a.m. with move-in assistance from upperclassmen and a wide range of activities for residential, off-campus and transfer students and their parents.
Enrollment of new first-year traditional students is up 20 percent for fall 2009. The new students come to Salem from 23 different states (from California to Vermont and including Alaska and Hawaii), as well as five foreign countries (France, Tibet, Ecuador, Russia and China).
Move-in of transfer and new students will begin at 8 a.m. and last until 1 p.m.; off-campus students will check in between 10 and 11:30 a.m.