ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Some Midshipmen are settling into their new dorms, not at the Naval Academy, but at nearby St. John’s College.

The Midshipmen started moving in Friday afternoon, and other small groups will move in over the weekend.

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Students at St. John’s are starting the semester online, so the college had available dorms.

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This is in an effort for the Naval Academy to set aside quarantine rooms, and keep Midshipmen socially distant.

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CBS Baltimore Staff