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Fall 2013 Welcome Weekend

Welcome weekend exists to assist students in developing relationships, help students get involved on campus, and identify resources to aid in a successful first year experience at USF.

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What Are You?

Welcome Weekend

If you are under the age of 21 and you are a first-time college student, you need to attend Welcome Weekend, August 22-24. Students (not parents) are asked to sign up so we can get to know you better.


Questions? Contact Student Life at 260-399-8100

Schedule of Events

  • Friday, August 22, 2014

    10:30a.m.-2:00p.m. Check-in for Welcome Weekend (North Campus)

    12:05p.m. Mass (Trinity Chapel)

    12:30p.m.-2:45p.m. Involvement Invasion Activities Fair (North Campus)

    3:00p.m. Balloon Release Send-Off Ceremony (D'Arcy Stadium)

    4:00p.m. School Receptions (locations vary)

    5:15p.m. Dinner (North Campus)

    6:00p.m. SAC Presents...

    8:00p.m. First-Year Resident Meeting (North Campus)

    9:00p.m. Evening Activities (locations vary)

  • Saturday, August 23, 2014

    9:30a.m.-10:00a.m. Check-in & Grab USF Gear (North Campus)

    10:00a.m. Motivational Speaker and Comedian, Matt Glowacki (North Campus)

    11:15a.m. Lunch (North Campus)

    12:00p.m. Playfair (Hutzell)

    1:30p.m. Exploration Activities

    5:00p.m. Big Time BBQ (North Campus)

    6:15p.m. O-Team Live: A comedic look at college life! (North Campus)

    8:30p.m. Evening Activities (locations vary)

  • Sunday, August 24, 2014

    1:00p.m.-3:45p.m. Values in Action: Service Projects (locations vary)

    4:00p.m.-5:15p.m. Motivational Speaker, Delatorro McNeal II (North Campus)

    7:00p.m. Mass (Trinity Chapel)

    8:00p.m. All Student Athlete Meeting (North Campus)

    9:00p.m. All Resident Meetings (locations vary)