Freq Asked Questions

Will anything cost money during orientation? NO! All food, activities and fun is free for new students during orientation.

Do I have to come to convocation and orientation? YES! Orientation is mandatory for all new students. It will provide you with the tools you will need to be successful at Thomas More College. Plus, there will be activities and opportunities to meet new friends and learn about your new community.

Can my family come? Absolutely! We have a lot of great things for them to do on Welcome Weekend. We even insist they stay to see Convocation which is one of our favorite ceremonies where we welcome students to Thomas More College. Our family program concludes at 7pm Saturday.

How do I register for a Registration Date? Contact your Enrollment Counselor today

Connect with us!

There are many ways to get involved at Thomas More College, check out our page to find out more:

thomasmore.edu/studentlife!

In the meantime, follow us on twitter & Instagram @TMC_Students.

For more information:
Becky Mullins
Director of Student Engagement
859-344-4042

Orientation and Welcome!

Welcome to Thomas More College! We have all sorts of things planned to introduce you to a Saint’s Life! You will make cherished memories and friends that will last a lifetime. We are excited you have joined our community.

Orientation is broken up into a few pieces:

  • Registration & Orienation Days: July 15 & August 12 (Registration Required)

  • Welcome Weekend: August 13

  • WOW: Weeks of Welcome: August 14- Sept 1

Through these events you will meet your new classmates, current TMC students, staff, and faculty. We are all here to help welcome you and start you on the road to being a successful Thomas More College Saint!

Welcome Weekend Schedule

August 13th, 2016

Move In
8:30am - 12:00pm | Residence Halls
Residents will receive their individual move in times in the mail.

Welcome Picnic
12:00pm - 1:30pm | Outside the Villa
Family & Students join us for a delicious picnic lunch.

Guest Speaker: David Coleman
1:30pm & 2:45pm | Connor Convocation Center
Listen to nationally recognized & acclaimed David Coleman speak!
The Art of Parenting at 1:30pm
Students, Welcome to the Time of Your Life! at 2:45pm

Mock Classes & FYS Class Meetings
1:30pm & 2:45pm | Various Classrooms
Learn what a day as a student would be like from faculty and TMC students.
Get a head start, meet your First Year Seminar professor and classmates.

Mass
4:15pm | Mary, Seat of Wisdom Chapel
Celebrate the Eucharist with the Thomas More college community.

Convocation
5:45pm | Connor Convocation Center
Family & Students, join us for the traditional Convocation Ceremony officially welcoming new students to Thomas More College.

Hugs & Kisses Goodbye
7pm | Lawn outside Connor Convocation Center
Our Parent & Family program concludes.

Student Community Dinner & Activities
7:30 pm | Seiler Commons
Join current students for dinner and fun evening activities.


The Orientation Team

What is the O-Team? The O-Team is a group of upper class students who volunteer to coordinate orientation and mentor new Thomas More College students.

Sophmores - (Top to bottom, left to right)

Sophomores Orientation TeamSierra Abrams: She went to Germany when they won the World Cup in 2014.
Major: Athletic Training

Gillian Casey: She loves taking artsy pictures.
Major: Graphic Design & Creative Writing

Claire Cerimele: She loves to Kayak.
Major: Art & Communication

Sarah Ferriell: 2015 was a great year for her because she received a new baby sister.
Major: Elementary Education

Cody Johnson: His favorite hobby is riding bulls.
Major: Secondary Education

Madison Light: She loves burritos and the Fresh-Prince of Belair.
Major: History

Ramsey Warren: She has had 4 knee surgeries but still runs track.
Major: Psychology


Juniors -
(Top to bottom, left to right)

Junior Orientation TeamKaylee Bush: She is a 2 time National Champion but secretly wanted to be Miss America.
Major: Sports & Entertainment Marketing.

Angel Curry: She has been to 2 different countries.
Major: Communication.

Lydia Fischesser: She really loves the Cincinnati Reds.
Major: Nursing.

Emmalie Hankinson: Her favorite place to be in on her grandpas boat in Florida.
Major: Athletic Training.

Amadin Imade: He is a huge Chicago Cubs fan and enjoys taunting Reds fans.
Major: Business Administration.

Danielle Piening: She puts hot sauce on nearly everything she eats.
Major: Athletic Training.

Amy Rice: She loves all things Taylor Swift and has been to a concert on all of her tours.
Major: Biology.

Madison Stewart: She is obsessed with turtles.
Major: Communication.


Seniors -
(Top to bottom, left to right)

Senior Orientation Team

 

 

Erica Guenther: She loves to travel.
Major: Nursing.

Marisa Meyer: She is taller than 90% of her friends.
Major: Athletic Training.

Gabe Rice: He is very adventurous and loves exploring new places.
Major: Business Administration.

Kristen Weber: She is a social media intern for the Cincinnati Reds.
Major: Communication.