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Congratulations on your acceptance to Rosemont College!
The first step in beginning your college life at Rosemont is attending a       CARES Day (College Advising and Registration for Entering Students).
An opportunity to meet key departments on campus and receive a preliminary copy of your fall schedule. For those who need to complete placement testing, options and instruction for that task will also be available.

Upcoming CARES 2018 Dates you can choose from:

Wed., May 16th –

Regular Day CARES (9AM-2:30PM)

Tues., May 22nd –

Evening CARES (6PM-8PM)

Thurs., June 14th –

Evening CARES

Tues., June 19th –

Regular Day CARES

Mon., July 16th –

Regular Day CARES

Wed., July 25th –

Evening CARES

Tues., Aug. 7th –

Regular Day CARES

All of the CARES Days will be held in McShain Science Building Auditorium/Rotwitt Theater, students should plan to attend from 8:30-2:30pm. 

Student Schedule/Agenda for the day (subject to change):  

8:30 am 
Breakfast & Registration (McShain/Rotwitt)
9:00 am 
Welcome from President Hirsh
9-12:00 pm
Small Group Sessions and Overview of Departments*
12-1:00 pm
Lunch (Cardinal Hall)
1-2:30 pm 
Small Group Sessions and Overview of Departments*


6:00 pm
Light Refreshments & Registration  (McShain/Rotwitt)
6:30 pm
Welcome from President Hirsh
6:45 – 8 pm
Small Group Sessions and Overview of Departments*
*Students will get the chance to meet with different Departments on campus including:
  • Campus Security
  • Leadership and Engagement
  • Student Academic Support Center
  • ACT 101
  • Honors and Bridge Programs
  • Campus Ministry
  • Health and Wellness
  • Library
  • Student Academics
  • Student Life and Residence Life
  • Post Graduate Success
Please plan to attend from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. or 6-8 p.m. We will begin the day promptly in McShain Science Building Auditorium, otherwise known as the Rotwitt Theater
Rosemont College Identification Cards - All Rosemont students are required to have a valid college-issued photo identification card to use the college library, for access to campus buildings and events, and to present to college staff, when requested. You will have your picture taken on CARES day for your ID card and will receive ID card during orientation. 
Placement Testing – During CARES Day, please be prepared to complete a placement test in MATH and WRITING. If you haven’t already submitted a writing sample or taken the placement test. In addition to if you have any additional AP Credits or College Credits that you would like to transfer please make sure you submit all appropriate paperwork and let the Student Academic Support Staff know in order to schedule your classes appropriately. 
Rosemont College accommodates students with disabilities who have satisfied admissions requirements for its various courses of study, in accordance with the requirements of the Rehabilitation ACT of 1973 (Section 504) and the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you require any accommodations for this day, please contact Student Academic Support at 610-527-0200 ext. 2372 or email  In order to receive special accommodations, documentation must be submitted to the Dean of Students in advance. 

What to bring to CARES Day

  1. All paperwork sent to your home from the Office of Student Life
  2. Photo I.D.
  3. $25.00 for ID Card (Cash or Money Order only) 
As a reminder please RSVP soon as spots fill up quickly and are limited.
Thank you for your prompt response!