Welcome week activities

It's time to celebrate the start of a new academic year!

Welcome back to campus students! Let's start the year off with a full week of fun, food and entertainment. See below for a complete schedule of events for the week.


Welcome Week 2014 Schedule of Events



Schedule of Events


Cookies & Milk

  • Monday, August 18, 3-4:30pm
  • 307 Frazer Street
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff
  • Sponsored by: Counseling Services


Party with the Parties

  • Monday, August 18, 5-8pm
  • Cory St. Mall
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: UF College Democrats & College Republicans


Ice Cream Social

  • Tuesday, August 19, 1-3pm
  • Cory Street Mall/Bell tower
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff
  • Sponsored by UF Habitat for Humanity & Students Teaching Respect for Individuals with Disabilities Everyday (STRIDE)


Survival of the Fittest

  • Tuesday, August 19, 5-8pm
  • Cory St. Mall
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff
  • Sponsored by: Wilderness Club


Community Church Fair 

  • Wednesday, August 20, 10 am - 2 pm
  • Alumni Memorial Union Atrium (AMU) 
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Campus Ministries 


Wiener Wednesday

  • Wednesday, August 20, 3-5pm
  • Cory St. Mall
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff
  • Sponsored by: UF Pre-Vet Club & Academic Support Services


Mud Volleyball, Wing-Off & Tye-Dye Party

  • Wednesday, August 20, 6 to 11:30 p.m.
  • Intramural Field Area 
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Sigma Kappa Sorority, Theta Chi Fraternity & Circle K
  • ** Shoes Required! Shirt & Shorts Required. NO bathing suits. Must complete an Agreement to Participate Form upon arrival at event.** 

Findlay's Market on the Mall 

  • Thursday, August 21, 11am to 1pm
  • Cory St. Mall (rain site: AMU) 
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Student Activities, Commuter Services, Leadership Development & Office of Advancement
  • Student Organization Co-hosts: UF College Republicans, UF Habitat for- Humanity & STRIDE

Snowcones, Cornhole & Stick Cupsy

  • Thursday, August 21, 3 to 6pm
  • Cory St. Mall
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Euler Math Club & Public Relations Student-
      Society of America (PRSSA)

 Backyard Games & Popsicles

  • Friday, August 22, 2-6pm
  • Cory St Mall Gazebo
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Gerontology Club & Social Work Club

Cookies & Comedian

  • Friday August 22, 7pm
  • Alumni Memorial Union Multi-Puprose Room
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Campus Program Board (CPB) 

Retro 80's Flashback Glow Dance Party

  • Friday, August 22, 10pm
  • Kohler Fitness Center - Student Rec. Center
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Black Student Union (BSU), UNITED, Dance is for Everyone,

      Chemistry Club and Sport & Event Management Club (SPEM)


Powder Puff Football

  • Saturday, August 23, 6:30 to 8:30pm
  • Intramural Field
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff
  • Sponsored by: BSU, SPEM & UNITED


Bonfire

  • Saturday, August 23, 9pm-12am
  • Davis St. Parking Lot Pit
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff
  • Sponsored by: BSU, SPEM & UNITED

Questions? Comments? 

Call: 419-434-4606 (ext.4606 on campus) 
Visit us at the Office 8A located in The Alumni Memorial Union​