New FAMU students moving in Thursday

Posted at 5:38 AM, Aug 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-23 03:21:12-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Thursday's a big day for FAMU students as they get ready to move into their new dorm rooms.

WTXL ABC's Jada Williams was live Thursday morning with a break down of move in day for the new school year.

FAMU is getting ready to welcome about 1,200 first-time in college students, many of whom were moving into their dorm rooms Thursday.

University leaders, employees, students and alumni are all coming out to help students and parents move in.

FAMU students not moving into dorm rooms Thursday can still come out to campus to learn more about off-campus housing options.

The Housing Fair is Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Efferson Student Union Multipurpose Room.

The festivities for returning students continues on Sunday with the New Student Pinning Ceremony featuring New York Times best-selling author Wes Moore as the speaker.

That starts at 4 p.m. at the Al Lawson Center.