Student Navigation Center is Now Open

The team of service representatives and content specialists from the registrar, bursar, ClipperCard, and financial aid offices is ready to serve our students and other community members. The center is located on Central Campus in the Classroom Building on the second floor.

Student Life

Move-in Days!

Residence life welcomes our new and returning Vikings to campus! Move in days are schedule for Saturday, August 30; Sunday, August 31; and Monday, September 1. Please view the complete schedule to ensure you’re moving in on the right day and time!


Salem State Names New Chief Financial Officer

Karen House will join the university‘s administrative team, serving as chief financial officer beginning September 2. House is currently the associate vice president for finance and planning at Keene State College.

State Representative John D. Keenan to Serve as Salem State University’s New Vice President for Administration

Massachusetts state representative for the 7th Essex District, John D. Keenan, has been selected for the position of vice president for administration. The position is a critical one in the administration; responsible for the university’s day-to-day operations in support of its academic mission.


Opening Day and Convocation: Keynote Speaker Diana Hwang, founder and executive director of the Asian-American Women’s Political Initiative
Fall 2014 classes begin
Student Employment and Volunteer Fair: come learn how you can gain practical experiences through various types of work-study, on- and off-campus employment and civic engagement opportunities.