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All about Welcome Week Check-In

Check in for Welcome Week at the Great Hall of Coffman Memorial Union Wednesday, August 31 from 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. At Check-In you will receive your personalized schedule, a water bottle, a backpack, your name tag, and a class of 2020 T-shirt. After Check-In, you will go to Northrop for a Resource Fair before the Off-Campus Welcome. Check-In will also include a presentation that will introduce you to Welcome Week and how to navigate your first week on campus.

Event Spotlight – RecWell Open House

The RecWell Open House is your chance to see everything Recreation & Wellness has to offer! The largest rec center in the Big 10 has a bouldering and climbing wall, fun and challenging fitness equipment, and amazing spaces to work out or just hang out. Join us here for food, fun, and a cosmic yoga session!

What students have said

"In the small group it made the University seem smaller, and it put me more at ease. Within the small group I really got to know the students, and made some long-term friends."

Orientation & First-Year Programs