Students Move On Campus, Ram Rush Orientation Begins at University of Mobile

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New and returning University of Mobile students move into campus housing Friday, August 19, 2016, in Mobile, Ala. (Mike Kittrell)

New and returning University of Mobile students move into campus housing Friday, August 19, 2016, in Mobile, Ala. (Mike Kittrell)

Students Move On Campus, Ram Rush Orientation Begins at University of Mobile

Fall Semester Registration Continues as Classes Start Monday

 

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile students moved into residence halls Friday and Ram Rush new student orientation got underway as the newly rebranded institution with the theme “Higher Education for a Higher Purpose.”

Students are continuing to enroll through the first week of classes, which begin Monday, Aug. 22. To apply, call 251.442.2222 or go to umobile.edu/apply.

The first day on campus for new students included the President’s Convocation led by UM president Dr. Timothy Smith, where new students and parents were prayed for by faculty, student leaders and staff.

Ram Rush orientation kicked off with a “Home for the Holidays” theme that included a Thanksgiving Dinner on the lawn and North Pole Christmas Celebration concert in Ram Hall.

For information about Ram Rush events, go to umobile.edu/ramrush.

About University of Mobile:
University of Mobile is a Christ-centered liberal arts and sciences institution with a vision of higher education for a higher purpose, founded to honor God by equipping students for their future professions through rigorous academic preparation and spiritual transformation. The university offers on-campus and online bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in over 40 areas of study. Founded in 1961, University of Mobile is affiliated with the Alabama Baptist State Convention and is located 10 miles north of Mobile, Alabama on a campus of over 880 acres.

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Trey Taulbee

Trey oversees all facets of the university’s creative process, including photo, video, design, print and digital media. He received his Bachelor of Science in Communication from UM and his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism from Full Sail University. Prior to his current role, Trey worked in enrollment services and student life. Additionally, Trey co-owns a photography business with his wife, Michelle, specializing in wedding and portrait photography. He lives on Alabama’s eastern shore with Michelle, son, Jack and dogs Cammie & Malone.