MOVING IN: Thursday, August 17

It all begins with movin' in. 


8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
• Maverick Shop (campus bookstore) hours.
11:00 a.m. 
• Open Rec, Otto Recreation Center
Lap Swim, Highland Center Pool (in Otto Rec Center)
• CSU Maverick Bullpen Opens - FREE Bowling & Billiards! CSU Lower Level
4:00 p.m.
• Fraternity & Sorority Life Info Session, CSU 204
New Student Dinner, University Dining Center (bring your MavCARD)
7:00 p.m.
• Stomper Cinema: The Little Mermaid
• Indoor Climbing Wall, Myers Field House
• Kickball Under the Lights, Intramural Softball Fields
• Open Rec Soccer, Outdoor Track/Soccer Field
7:30 p.m.
• Open Res Life Community Meeting
8:00 p.m.
• Serendipity Karaoke Starlite Edition, Amphitheatre (between CSU & Library)
9:00 p.m.
• Club Maverick, CSU Ballroom
• MAVFLIX Free Streaming Movies: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3


8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Maverick Shop Hours
CSU Main Level
Get your Maverick gear or buy new, used, rent or digital textbook at your campus bookstore.

11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.        
Open Rec in Otto Recreation Center 
Enjoy working out in your rec center where you can shoot baskets, play volleyball, swim, lift weights, walk, jog, use the fitness machines and lots more!  

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.        
Lap Swim at the Highland Center Pool (in Otto Rec Center)  
Grab your swimsuit and towel and have some fun cooling off in the pool. 

Noon to Midnight             
FREE!  Maverick Bullpen - Lower Level of the CSU 
Enjoy bowling, billiards, video games, and much more in the Maverick Bullpen! 
Bowling lanes and billiards tables will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.

4:00 p.m.
Fraternity & Sorority Life Info Session - CSU 204
Have you wondered what fraternities and sororities are really like? They are a lot different from what you see in movies and on tv. Join us for a student-led session that will fill you in on the basics of Fraternity & Sorority Life at Minnesota State Mankato. These organizations have been a vibrant part of campus life for more than 60 years. This is a no-pressure, no-obligation opportunity to learn more and possibly decide if joining one of our fraternities or sororities may be for you. 

New Student Dinner - University Dining Center  (bring your MavCARD)
Enjoy great food as you begin your journey at Minnesota State Mankato! This is the first meal for residence hall students so all you need is your MavCARD. Meals can be purchased at the door for family members and guests who want to grab a bite to eat with their student before heading home after Move-In Day. The Dining  Center will be open 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. 

7:30 p.m to 9:00 p.m.           
Opening Residential Life Community Meeting 
Connect with your neighbors! Start times fluctuate based on community and floor. Your CA will provide the time and location for your floor or building.  

7:00 p.m.
Stomper's Cinema: The Little Mermaid,
CSU Ostrander Auditorium
Stomper’s Cinema is presented by the Student Events Team and movies are FREE with MavCARD. Concession combos start at $1.00! More show times are available at 

Indoor Climbing Wall in the SE corner of Myers Field House 
Join us at our indoor climbing facility and spend the evening reaching new heights!  All you need is your MavCARD and we will provide all the equipment for you to climb! Staff will be there to provide instruction for climbers new to the sport. Please wear comfortable clothing.  

7:00 p.m.  to 10:00 p.m.           
Kickball Under the Lights on Intramural softball fields 1-2  
The Campus Rec staff will make teams on site, so just show up. You’ll find the field lights on so head out to the south side of campus for a fun night of kickball. Sponsored by Campus Recreation. 

7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.         
Open Rec Soccer on the Outdoor Track Soccer Field 
Grab your friends for some outdoor soccer. The outdoor track field lights will be on so head out to the south side of campus for some fun. Sponsored by Campus Recreation. 

8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.        
Serendipity Karaoke Starlight Edition, Amphitheatre
CSU Serendipity Karaoke Welcome Week Starlight Edition returns with singing under the stars! Look for us in the outdoor Mall Amphitheater (between the CSU and the Library).  Use our online songbook to request your song. More than 6,800 tunes in our songbook including the latest hits. Should weather foil our outdoor plans, we will gather in the CSU Flex Programming Space in the CSU Lower Level.

9:00 p.m. to Midnight

Club Maverick Clip.mp4
Club Maverick: Around the World CSU Ballroom -  Presented by Student Events Team 
The best nightclub experience in all of Mankato. Join your roommates and friends at Club Maverick. The biggest hits, best edm drops, and music from every continent. First 500 VIP subscribers get a free LED foam wand. Win a chance on the VIP deck, free mocktails, and much more! 

MAVFLIX 24/7 Free Streaming Movie: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.
MAVFLIX brings exclusive content to students, faculty and staff. Watch movies that you cannot stream anywhere else.  Go to MAVFLIX and use your Star ID/Password