The majority of students of all ages return to school this week. Some schools around the local area begin on Wednesday, while some may still have an extra week of vacation time. The new academic year begins at SEMO on Thursday, when hundreds of students including several freshmen will come to the student recreation Center beginning at 6.a.m. to receive their keys and begin the check in process to the residence halls. The university will have a move in bash at the recreation Center from 8 to 10.p.m. on Thursday.