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If you’ve been accepted to Thames, congratulations!
All Incoming Fall 2018 Students are Invited to our Mariner Family Beach Bash This Summer!
This summer, we’ve got the best beach party ever in the works! All incoming Fall 2018 Thames students and their families are invited to register and join us for our Mariner Family Beach Bash. Here are the details:
When: Friday, August 3 from 11am-3pm
Where: Mitchell College Campus and Beach
Why: Get connected with your classmates, meet other Thames families, have fun and enjoy some awesome food!
Extras: Beach games, water sports, prizes, music!
For Parents: Social, Lunch and Mocktails on the Henry Hall deck overlooking the Thames River
What else? Spend the afternoon here at Thames at Mitchell College, then explore the area over the weekend if you have extra time! Visit the Mystic Seaport, Mystic Aquarium, New London downtown or Ocean Beach, the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun, Mashantucket Pequot Museum, historic Stonington Borough or Essex. Visit ctvisit.com/mystic and newlondonmainstreet.org for some great ideas!
Travel: As our area is a tourist destination, we recommend coming in on Thursday night to lessen the chance of getting caught in I-95 weekend traffic! If you need directions to campus, visit mitchell.edu/campus-map. If you’re flying in, the closest large airports are in Providence, RI and Hartford, CT. Download Transportation Options here.
Local Accommodations: Visit mitchell.edu/dining-accommodations
Here are the steps you need to take to be fully enrolled at Thames.
Download, complete and submit the following to the Bursar
(firstname.lastname@example.org or Bursar, Mitchell College, 437 Pequot Ave., New London, CT 06320)
Download, complete and submit the following to DSS
(instructions for submission are on the online form)
Download, complete and submit the following to Health Services
(Fax to 860-701-5198 or mail to Health Services, Mitchell College, 437 Pequot Ave., New London, CT 06320)
- Student Health Form (to be completed by Student and Student’s physician)
Student Housing Request
Online Housing Request Form for new Thames students opened in May 2018 and closes June 30, 2018. You may also login into your Thames Admissions Portal to access this form. Students will be assigned one or more roommates. Roommate/room assignments will be made in late July and shared by email to give students an opportunity to plan for shared items for the room.
Complete Insurance Waiver: If you have insurance through a parent or the state that will cover you in Connecticut you will WAIVE the school’s insurance policy; otherwise you will ENROLL in the school’s policy. (This waiver goes live on June 1, 2018 and the deadline for completion is July 1, 2018).
Move In/Attend Thames Orientation and Navigate
Monday, August 20: Students arrive and move in
Monday-Tuesday, August 20-21: Student & Parent Orientations
Wednesday-Sunday, August 22-26: Navigate for Students
Monday, August 27: First day of Classes