Move-In Day for SOU Students

ASHLAND, Ore. – Thursday is the first official move in day for students at Southern Oregon University. Students were outside housing unloading vehicles with boxes, bedding and suitcases ready to move in. Over 75 staff and 100 student volunteers and faculty are on hand assisting students. “I have a ton of boxes of like, there’s … Continue reading »

Move-In Day at SOU

ASHLAND, Ore. — Classes at Southern Oregon University start Monday, but students are already arriving on campus. Freshman are getting a head start, moving in first on Thursday. Athletes and other volunteers helped the first round of students move in. This year 700 students will be moving into the newest set of dorms, Shasta and … Continue reading »

SOU Dorm Construction Finishing Touches

ASHLAND, Ore. — Another eco-friendly project is closer to completion in Ashland. It’s reportedly the city’s largest construction project in history: two new residence halls, a dining hall and remodel work on an existing building are all getting finishing touches at Southern Oregon University. Adroit Construction officials say 700 beds are going into the residence … Continue reading »

SOU Residents Get Emergency Training

ASHLAND, Ore. – Fire engines and crews invaded the Southern Oregon University campus Wednesday morning; it was all part of an annual training for resident hall staff. Every year new and returning advisers are guided through the hands on exercise. Its an effort to make sure they’re equipped to lead their residents to safety in … Continue reading »

New SOU Dorms Under Construction

ASHLAND, Ore. – In the coming weeks, you’ll see even more progress on the new Southern Oregon University dorms. Construction crews are taking advantage of the warm, dry weather to get ahead of schedule. SOU officials are calling this Ashland’s largest construction project in history and the project engineer says so far everything has gone … Continue reading »