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Welcome Weekend

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.

2016 Welcome Weekend will begin on August 12! 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 Kerrie Lynn at klynn@tnwesleyan.edu.

Welcome Weekend 2016 schedule

Time Event Location
Friday, August 12th
5:00-6:30 p.m. Dinner Sherman Dining Hall
7:00-9:00 p.m. Ice Cream Social All residence halls
Saturday, August 13th
8:45-9:30 a.m. Breakfast Sherman Dining Hall
9:00-10:00 a.m. Check-In* Townsend Auditorium
10:00-10:15 a.m. Welcome* Townsend Auditorium
10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Playfair* Wesley Commons lawn
12:15-1:30 p.m. Lunch Sherman Dining Hall
1:30-3:00 p.m. Sex, Drugs, Alcohol, and Everything in Between* Townsend Auditorium
3:15-4:45 p.m. Bulldog Olympics Wesley Commons lawn
5:00-6:30 p.m. Dinner Sherman Dining Hall
6:30-8:30 p.m. Student Organization Carnival Wesley Commons lawn
Sunday, August 14th
10:00-11:00 a.m. Breakfast Sherman Dining Hall
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch Sherman Dining Hall
1:00-2:00 p.m. Check-In* Quad
2:00-3:30 p.m. Tech session* Various locations
3:30-5:30 p.m. Inflatables Wesley Commons lawn
5:30-7:00 p.m. Dinner Sherman Dining Hall
7:00-8:30 p.m. Mandatory Resident Meeting Residence Halls

*Events listed in red are mandatory for all first-time college students enrolled in a TWU 101 class.