Welcome Weekend is held the weekend before classes start in the fall and is a weekend of activities for new students. Residential students can move into the residence halls on Friday morning. More events and activities for new students follow throughout the weekend.
2017 Welcome Weekend will begin on August 11! Welcome Weekend events are designed for first-time college students and are paired with the TWU 101 class. All new students are invited to attend; however the events listed below in red are mandatory for all first-time college students enrolled in a TWU 101 class.
If you have any questions, please contact Ashley Harris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Welcome Weekend 2017 schedule
|Friday, August 11th|
|5:00-6:30 p.m.||Dinner||Sherman Dining Hall|
|7:00-8:00 p.m.||Ice Cream Social||Quad|
|Saturday, August 12th|
|9:00-9:45 a.m.||Breakfast||Sherman Dining Hall|
|9:45-10:00 a.m.||Check-In*||Townsend Auditorium|
|10:00-10:15 a.m.||Welcome*||Townsend Auditorium|
|10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.||Playfair*||Robb Gymnasium|
|12:00-1:00 p.m.||Lunch||Sherman Dining Hall|
|1:00-2:30 p.m.||Sex, Drugs, Alcohol, and Everything in Between*||Townsend Auditorium|
|2:30-2:45 p.m.||Class of 2021 Photo*||Townsend Auditorium|
|3:00-4:30 p.m.||Bulldog Olympics||Nocatula Gardens|
|5:00-7:30 p.m.||Picnic Dinner and Lawn Party||Quad|
|Sunday, August 13th|
|10:30-11:15 a.m.||Worship Service||TBD|
|11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.||Lunch||Sherman Dining Hall|
|1:00-2:00 p.m.||Tech session*||Townsend Auditorium|
|2:00-3:00 p.m.||Campus Safety*||Townsend Auditorium|
|3:00-4:00 p.m.||Find your classes tour||Various locations|
|3:00-5:00 p.m.||Water inflatables||
Sherman Dining Hall
|7:00-7:30 p.m.||Mandatory Resident Meeting||
Tuesday, August 15th
|Honor Code Signing (Convocation)*||Townsend Auditorium|
*Events listed in red are mandatory for all first-time college students enrolled in a TWU 101 class.