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Volunteers sought for Move-In Day

By July 27, 2017
The Office of Student Life and Development is looking for volunteers to help DSU students move into their residence halls on Aug.20, beginning at 1 p.m. Please email Michael Lipford at to let us know if you are available to assist. We are asking all volunteers to wear a GREEN shirt.
Volunteers will: meet and greet students; help deliver belongings to students’ rooms; answer questions; provide directions; and a variety of other customer service  functions to give students and their families a great impression of what it means to be a part of the Statesmen family.
The welcome tent will be located in front of the Young-Mauldin Dining Hall serving water, sodas, ice cream, pizza and sno-cones.
The following offices will be open to make it convenient for students and parents to finalize plans: Admissions, Financial Aid, Registrar’s, Student Business Services, the Bookstore, the Campus Counseling Center and Campus Police. “People Movers” will also be available to offer shuttle services. Volunteers will be stationed at campus entrances to assist parents and students in locating places of interest around the campus.
 Volunteer needs include:
1. The welcome tent in front of Young-Mauldin Dining Hall (2 hour slots): 1:00-3:00 or 3:00-5:00
—-Serve drinks, ice cream, or greet
—-Directing traffic and help guests locate buildings around campus
2. Residence halls (2 hour slots): 1:00-3:00 or 3:00-5:00
—-Serve as a greeter to welcome students and parents
—-Help unload student belongings and assist with moving them into the residence hall
3. Campus entrances (2 hour slots): 1:00-3:00 or 3:00-5:00  (Feel free to bring a lounge chair/umbrella with you!)
—-Kent Wyatt Hall and Walter-Sillers Coliseum entrance at the stoplight
—-Sunflower Rd. entrance at the Quadrangle/Flag Plaza
—-5th Ave. entrance between Broom Hall and Capps Archives Building
—-Maple St. entrance to Court of Governors/Blansett Hall Residence Halls
4. Drive a People Mover (2 hour slot): 1:00-3:00 or 3:00-5:00
—-Shuttle guests throughout campus as needed