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Thousands of students move into USM dorms for 2015 school year

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

It's Golden Eagle Welcome Week at USM.

Friday approximately 1600 students moved in to the dorms at Century Park South.

"It's managed chaos" said USM police chief Bob Hopkins, " I wanted to let the Hattiesburg community know that it's crowded today on-campus and tomorrow, so just bear with us."

A welcome pep rally is planned on Sunday morning August 16 at 11 AM at Reed Green Coliseum.

Classes begin on Wednesday. 

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