ROC Week: Move-In and Orientation

After new students move in, orientation starts! Raven Orientation Camp (ROC Week) is a fun-filled week during which students get ready for their first semester at Benedictine College.

Move-In DatesPacking List

Freshmen and Transfer Students, be sure to check the New Student Checklist for information on starting your first year as a Raven!

Move-In Dates

  • August 14

    Freshman fall athletes (Football, Volleyball, Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer), All other athletes (Cross Country, Cheer, Dance, Band)

    • 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
      Move into Residence Halls
    • 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
      Student check-in at Ferrell Academic Center
    • 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
      Family BBQ - Sponsored by BCPA (Raven Memorial Park and Murphy Recreation Center)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Send-off Mass in Ralph Nolan Gymnasium
    • 5:15 p.m.
      Goodbyes
    • 7:00 p.m.
      COVID-19 Group Testing (Wilcox Stadium)
  • August 15

    All other new students

    • 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
      Move into Residence Halls
    • 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
      Student check-in at Ferrell Academic Center
    • 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
      Family BBQ - Sponsored by BCPA (Raven Memorial Park and Murphy Recreation Center)
    • 4:00 p.m.
      Send-off Mass in Ralph Nolan Gymnasium, plus simulcast in O'Malley-McAllister Auditorium
    • 5:15 p.m.
      Goodbyes
    • 7:00 p.m.
      COVID-19 Group Testing (Wilcox Stadium and Legacy Field)

2020 Move-in Week Notes

PLEASE NOTE: To help reduce the density of people on campus, it is recommended that you limit the number of people coming to help move in to three (3).

For August 14-15:

  • All traffic must come to campus on Division Street or on 2nd Street from the south.
  • There will be a symptom and temperature check BEFORE the entrance to campus.
    • Please do not come if you have any of the following symptoms:
      • Fever or chills
      • Cough
      • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
      • Fatigue
      • Muscle or body aches
      • Headache
      • New loss of taste or smell
      • Sore throat
      • Congestion or runny nose
      • Nausea or vomiting
      • Diarrhea
    • If you have any symptoms, you will not be allowed on campus.
  • All coming to campus must wear a mask. Please bring your own, if possible. We will ask you to practice physical distancing throughout the day.
  • You will be given the option whether or not you would like help from our student leader staff with unloading your vehicle and carrying items to your room.
  • All students will need to go to Ferrell Academic Center to take student ID Pictures.
  • Rocky’s Copies will be open for package pick-up on all move-in dates:
    • August 14 - 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
    • August 15 - 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 
  • Please enter from the outside next to the loading dock. (The Library will be closed at this time.)
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