Things to know!

When do I move in?

New Student Move In:

Saturday, August 16 from 9am-3pm

Returning Student Move In:

  Tuesday, August 19 from 9am-3pm

*Student Orientation Staff members and Soccer Athletes will receive move in information from their advisor/coach.

What if I still need to pay my deposit?

  You may pay online at through PayPal, or send a check for $100 made payable to Central Baptist College or you may visit the Business Office on campus to make your payments.  You will not be able to check into the residence halls until the housing deposit is paid and payment arrangements are made with the business office for your entire school balance.  To assure that the move in day goes smoothly, we ask that you please visit the business office prior to move in day.

What is the Residence Hall Opening and Closing Schedule?

When the Residence Halls close; you must check out properly and not return to the hall until it reopens.  Residents of Bruce Hall and the female off campus houses have the option of staying during breaks with permission.
Event Close Open
Open for the Year Aug. 16 @ 9am
Thanksgiving Nov. 21 @ 4pm Nov. 30 @ 4pm
Christmas Dec. 12 @ 4 pm Jan. 12 @ 9am
Spring Break March 20 @ 4pm March 29 @ 4pm
End of the Year May 9 @ 4pm

How do I get in the residence hall if the doors are always locked?

You will get an ID at check-in.  All on campus students will swipe their card in the reader near each door to gain access into the residence hall.

When is curfew?

Curfew is Monday-Thursday night at Midnight.  There is no curfew on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday nights. Curfew will begin Wednesday, August 20th.

 What if I want to switch roommates or rooms?

Changes can be made August 27 - September 2 by submitting a request to your Residence Life Staff.  No changes will be made before or after those days, unless the Resident Director feels a resident should be moved for health or safety reasons.

What if I have other questions?

Feel free to contact us any time with your questions. You can contact your Personal Admissions Counselor or the Director of Housing & Residence Life, Sarah Headley, with your Housing questions at 501-205-8811 or email at and she will help you with any questions you may have.