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Move-In Day 2013

More than 1,400 freshmen comprising University of Rochester's Class of 2017 moved into five residential halls on the River Campus and Eastman School of Music's downtown Eastman Commons Student Living Center the week of August 26 in anticipation of the new academic year.

  • back of a pick-up truck loaded with stuff Carloads of freshmen line up in Park Lot during move-in day.
  • Rock painted with the word WELCOME outside Susan B. Anthony Hall Susan B. Anthony Hall welcomes its newest residents, members of the Class of 2017.
  • lobby of drom is a swirl of activity Susan B. Anthony Hall lobby during move-in day.
  • student looks out the window of her car Anticipation builds as the lines of cars move toward the freshmen residence halls.
  • singing group performing in parking lot Members of the Midnight Ramblers a cappella group entertain waiting freshmen and parents.
  • back of a T-shirt says ResLife staff, written in the style of Superman logo A ResLife superhero greets freshmen and their families.
  • elevator filled with people Susan B. Anthony Hall during move-in day.
  • Yellowjacket mascot waves at people in their cars Rocky greets carloads of freshmen lined up in Park lot during move-in day.
  • students crowding into an elevator George Iwaoke, left, shares a laugh with football players Josh Loper, Levi El Fattal, and McKenzie Coe as they ride the elevator in Susan B. Anthony Hall on move-in day.
  • a mother and son Martha Villaran and her son freshman Edwin Aguila of Brooklyn, NY, pose for a photo outside Sue B.
  • student carrying a hula hoop into dorm Mara Lanis of Cinnaminson, NJ, moves into Susan B. Anthony Hall.
  • Rocky mascot being pushed in a cart by a student Rocky, pulled by Dominick Schumacher '16, makes an appearance at Susan B. Anthony Hall
  • Pep Band performing under some trees The Pep Band keeps the crowds outside Sue B. entertained.
  • student pushing luggage cart for family Grant Dever '16 pushes a cart full of luggage and other supplies for incoming students.
  • family poses for photo while carrying stuff into son's dorm room Freshman Ebena Adu, mom Emelia and brother Kofi of Bronx, NY, prepare to move into Susan B. Anthony Hall.
  • son and mom put things away in his dorm room Jiyoun Ahn and son Jehong of Omaha, NE, get to work organizing his room.
  • dad unpacks boxes from car Peter Gray from New Hampshire helps his daughter Katie move into Sue B.
  • three students Orientation volunteers Brooke Brehm '16, William Vezinaw '14, and Evelyn Hernandez '15 take a quick break from helping incoming freshman on move-in day.
  • people moving through lobby entrance Students and families continue to stream into Susan B. Anthony Hall.

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