Welcome Week Schedule

If you have any questions on any of the Welcome Week 2015 events, please contact Student Activities at 309.677.3050. 

Updated 5.12.2015

Saturday, August 22
8:00am - 4:00pm Move In Day, Residence Halls
11:00am - 1:00pm

Legacy Luncheon, Hayden Clark Alumni Center (3rd Floor)
Please RSVP to 309-677-2240!

4:30pm Move In Day Mass at St. Mark Church
6:00 - 7:45pm         Residence Hall Floor Meetings for All Freshmen, Residence Halls
6:00-8:00pm Commuter Student Welcome Reception, Transitions Lounge in Heitz Hall
8:00pm                   B United, Renaissance Coliseum
9:00pm - 1am                  Late Night BU, Markin Recreation Center 
Sunday, August 23
Noon                       Commuter Student Meet & Greet, Transitions Lounge in Heitz Hall
2:30-5:00pm Block Party, Fredonia Avenue
5:00-8:00pm               Taste Of Bradley, Founders Circle
5:30-7:30pm ACBU Lydstock, Olin Quad
7:30-8:15pm NPHC Stroll Show, Olin Quad

Foam and Fun, Admissions Parking Lot
Sponsored by Alpha Epsilon Pi

Monday, August 24
9:30am-1:30pm        Welcome Week Service Project, Alumni Quad (Rain Location: Markin Center)
Noon                           Transfer Student Welcome Reception, Transitions Lounge in Heitz Hall
2:00 - 4:30pm                    Activities Fair, Founder's Circle and Olin Quad
2:00pm                    4th Annual Transfer Student T-Shirt Swap,  Quad
5:00-6:300pm Office of Diversity and Inclusion Open House, Garrett Center
5:00-7:00pm Welcome Week Cook Out at Newman Center
7:00pm                    ACBU Presents: Hypnotist Frederick Winters, Student Center Ballroom
Intervarsity Christian Fellowship Presents: Photo Scavenger Hunt, Meet in front of Student Center
8:00-11:00pm RecFest, Markin Center
9:30pm                   ACBU Presents: Hypnotist Fredrick Winters, Student Center Ballroom
Tuesday, August 25
10:00am - Noon          Part-Time Employment Expo, Renaissance Coliseum
Noon-3:00pm BOLT Training with Presidential Welcome, Student Center Ballroom 
1:00-3:00pm             Academic Programs/Reception, Check your email for location
4:00 - 6:00pm                     Greek Grill Out, Olin Quad
6:00pm Black Student Mixer, Garrett Center
7:00pm                    Freshmen Convocation, Renaissance Coliseum
8:00pm                     Ice Cream Mixer, Alumni Quad
Wednesday, August 26
10:00am - 5:00pm Poster Sale, Olin Quad
5:00 - 7:00pm Panhellenic Recruitment Orientation,Student Center Ballroom 
7:00pm Latino Student Mixer, Garrett Center
8:00 - 10:00pm

B-Glow, Olin Quad
Sponsored by Theta Chi
Thursday, August 27
10:00am - 5:00pm Poster Sale, Olin Quad
6:00pm International Student Meet and Greet, Garrett Center

ACBU Movie on the Quad: TBD, Olin Quad

9:00-11:00pm Rim Rocker Freshmen Basketball Tournament & CO-ED Volley Tournament, Markin Center
Friday, August 28
10:00am - 5:00pm Poster Sale, Olin Quad
2:00-5:00pm Diversity on Duryea Street (In front of Williams Hall)
5:00pm InterVarsity Christian Fellowship Cookout & Volleyball at Laura Bradley Park (meet at Student Center entrance)
5:00pm                      Panhellenic Sorority Recruitment Begins, Registration Required
8:00pm                    ACBU Cinema: TBD, Marty Theater
Saturday, August 29
All Day                      Panhellenic Sorority Recruitment Continues 
Noon                          Interfraternity Council Fraternity Recruitment, Registration Required
6:00 - 9:00pm                    3rd Annual Welcome Week Jam (Brave Sounds Entertainment), Olin Quad
8:00pm                     ACBU Cinema: TBD, Marty Theater
Sunday, August 30
All Day                       Panhellenic Sorority Recruitment Continues
Noon                           Interfraternity Council Fraternity Recruitment, Registration Required
8:30pm Campus Outreach Prayer & Worship, Student Center Basement, Room 6
9:00pm Mass at St. Mark Church, Social Following