GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., (WZZM)-It is the beginning of a new journey for about 1,000 students at Calvin College in Grand Rapids.
Wednesday was move-in day for the freshman who will be living in the dorms. Fortunately, Calvin College provided help for the families with it's "We Haul" program. That's where students and staff help the families move-in.
Incoming freshman like Caleb Schott says it's a new experience, but one that he a ready for. "Thankfully, I'm not to far from home, but it's gonna be different not having the things I'm used to. Thankfully, it's a phone call away. It will take some getting used to, but I'm excited about it. Schott is coming to Grand Rapids from a suburb of Chicago. He is a Computer Science major.
This is the first year since 2007, that Calvin College had 1,000 first-year students. Classes begin September 3rd.