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 2013 Schedule of Events


Cookies & ​Comedians

  • Featuring comedians Lucas Bohn & Alexandra McHale
  • Saturday, August 17, 7 p.m.
  • Alumni Memorial Union Multipurpose Room 
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff; Community Welcome- $5 at the door
  • Sponsored by:  Student Activities, Commuter Services, Leadership Development

           & Campus Program Board


Milk & Cookies

  • Monday, August 19, 3 - 4:30 p.m. 
  • 307 Frazer Street 
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Counseling Services


Ice Cream Party & Disability Simulation

  • Tuesday, August 20, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Cory Street Mall (Rain site: Alumni Memorial Union)
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff
  • Sponsored by UF Habitat for Humanity & STRIDE


Community Church Fair 

  • Wednesday, August 21, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
  • Alumni Memorial Union Atrium (AMU) 
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Campus Ministries 


Wing-Off & Mud Volleyball

  • Wednesday, August 21, 7 to 11 p.m.
  • Intramural Field Area 
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Sigma Kappa Sorority & Theta Chi Fraternity 
  • ** 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 22, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Cory St. Mall (rain site: AMU) 
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Student Activities, Commuter Services, Leadership Development & University Advancement
  • Student Organization Co-hosts: Cirlce K, Theta Chi, Alpha Psi Omega, STRIDE & UF Habitat for Humanity

Welcome Week Dance Social

  • Thursday, August 22, 6 to 10 p.m.
  • Alumni Memorial Union Multipurpose Room
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Alpha Psi Omega, SEEED & Dance is for Everyone

 Snow Cones & Magic

  • Friday, August 23, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Cory St Mall (Rain Site Alumni Memorial Union)
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: PRSSA

Live Music 'N Hue on the Mall

  • Friday August 23, 7 to 11 p.m.
  • Cory Street Mall (Rain Site AMU Atrium)
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Campus Program Board 

Kolor Run

  • ​Saturday, August 24, 9 a.m. to 12 noon
  • Starting at Alumni Memorial Union Parking Lot
  • Open to: Students, Faculty & Staff 
  • Sponsored by: Kappa Epsilon


Questions? Comments? 

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