Welcome Week

Pre-Welcome Week Events


Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Get Involved: Info Session and Trivia Night | Online | 6 p.m.
Hosted by the Student Government Association and Campus Activities Board

The SGA strives to serve the student body as a voice to the students and encouraging change. The activities board plans fun, free, social events for students. Ask questions and learn how you can become involved in a quick 15 minute info session followed by Trivia night where one winner will win a giftcard!


Thursday, August 20, 2020

Get Involved: Info Session and Trivia Night | Online | 6 p.m.
Hosted by the Greek Life Office and Student Organizations

Interested in Greek Life or or interested in joining one of the many student organizations on campus? Ask questions and learn how you can join one of our organizations or how to start your own in a quick 15 minute info session followed by Trivia night where one winner will win a giftcard!


Friday, August 20, 2020

Get Involved: Info Session and Trivia Night | Online | 4 p.m.
Hosted by the Campus Engagement and Red's Pub

Learn about all the campus-wide programming and school traditions that are in store for you. Find out about the popular spots on campus to hang out between classes, including Red's Pub located in the basement of the Student Engagement Center where we have activities like billiard tables, darts, and shuffleboard available to check out during a quick 15 minute info session followed by Trivia night where one winner will win a giftcard!


Friday, August 20, 2020

Annual Pinning Ceremony | Virtual: Live Stream | 6 p.m.
Hosted by the Campus Engagement

Join the community tradition of welcoming first time students to UIW through a symbolic ceremony where lapel pins are given to all incoming students as a welcome to the UIW community and to mark the start of your collegiate journey as the university seal on your incoming pins reflects the same seal that will decorate your class ring during commencement.

Welcome Week Events


Monday, August 24, 2020

Comedy Magic with Steve Stone | Dubuis Lawn | first show at 11 a.m.
Hosted by Campus Engagement

Pop in for some close-up magic at one of the three shows that Steve Stone will be having on Dubuis Lawn. Shows are 45 minutes each - perfect for a quick break between classes.

Showtimes start at 11 a.m. / 12 p.m. / 1 p.m. on Dubuis Lawn.


Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Activities Fair: Greek Life, Club Sports, and Intramurals | Westgate Circle | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Hosted by the Student Government Association

Stop by and learn about the Greek Life organizations on campus as well as what Club Sports and Intramurals are available for you to join! Stay engaged, stay active!

DIY Face Masks | Side of SEC | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Hosted by Red’s Pub

Relieve some stress from your first week of school by taking a break and making your very own DIY Face Mask. Not on campus? Check out our social media to see our easy to follow tutorial on making your own mask from home. Post a picture of you wearing your own face mask and tag us @uiwcampusengage for a chance to be featured on our social media this week!

Meet and Greet Social Event | Dubuis Lawn | 4 – 7 p.m.
Hosted by the Greek Life Office and Club Sports and Intramurals

After talking to the different Greek Life and Club Sports members, come out, break the ice, and have some fun on the lawn with your fellow peers.


Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Activities Fair: Student Organizations | Westgate Circle | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Hosted by the Student Government Association

Stop by and learn about all the student organizations that UIW has to offer.

DIY Hand Sanitizer | Side of SEC | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Hosted by Red’s Pub

Make your own DIY Hand Sanitizers to help slow the spread. Not on campus? Check out our social media to see our easy to follow tutorial on how to make your own from home. Post a picture of your creation with us @uiwcampusengage for a chance to be featured on our social media this week!

Welcome Home Foam Party | Natatorium Parking Lot/Riverside | First slot at 6 p.m.
Hosted by the Campus Activities Board

Welcome to the #nest! Sign up for one of the three time slots where you will get to make memories and enjoy in the Welcome Home Foam Party. Event slots are 50-minute long experiences.

Event slots start at 6 a.m., 7 p.m., and 8 p.m. on the Natatorium Parking Lot/Riverside Location.


Thursday, August 27, 2020

Activities Fair: Student Organizations | Westgate Circle | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Hosted by the Student Government Association

Stop by and learn about all the student organizations that UIW has to offer.

Trivia Night and Pub Specials | Red’s Pub | 6 p.m.
Hosted by Red’s Pub

Stop by and enjoy the Pub Specials available at Luciano’s located in Red’s Pub along with Trivia Night for your chance to win a giftcard and free swag. Won’t be able to make it to campus in time for trivia? Go to UIW Engage for event details on how to join trivia through your computer or smart device.


Friday, August 28

Movie Under the Stars | Friendship Garden | 9 p.m.
Hosted by Campus Engagement

After your first week of classes, be sure to enjoy some rest and relaxation under the starts with a movie in Friendship Garden. Bring your own snacks and blanket and we will provide the movie and popcorn!