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Week of Welcome

We are excited to welcome you to campus and can’t wait for you to join us for Fall Week of Welcome (WOW). Make sure to check this web page and our social channels for more updates as we announce new events and activities happening in August and September.

*Schedule is subject to change

Monday, August 23 – First Day of Classes

Welcome Booth

9-11 AM | Circle Drive

Willy P. Hunt

7-8 PM | Pavilion



Tuesday, August 24

Men’s Soccer Game Grill-Out

6 PM | Statesmen Community Stadium

Wednesday, August 25


6-9 PM | Chief Mahaska Room



Friday, August 27

Statesmen Pep Rally

6-8 PM | Dinner served 5:30-7:30 PM



Sunday, August 29

New Student Convocation

2-3 PM | Statesmen Community Stadium

Statesmen Awards Show

7 PM | PAC Courts



Monday, August 30

Smokey Row on Camps

Time & location TBD



Wednesday, September 1

Snow Biz at Soccer Games

5 PM | Statesmen Community Stadium

Monday, September 6

Block Party

5 PM | Pavilion



Wednesday, September 8

Yoga & Pizza on the Lawn

6:30-8 PM | Pavilion



Thursday, September 9

Community & Student Organization Fair

11 AM – 1 PM | PAC Courts & Penn Hall Front Lawn

Campus Ministries Selfie Scavenger Hunt

7 PM | Pavilion



Friday, September 10

Arcade & Axe Throwing

Time TBD | Penn Central Mall