Welcome Week Events

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Welcome Week continues today. Join us at any of the following events:

Tuesday, August 15

  • 1 p.m. Neighborhood tours with the Black Student Union, East side of Siegel Hall
  • 3 p.m. Becoming a Global Upstander at Illinois Tech, The Pritzker Club in The McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC) (mandatory event for new first-year students)
  • 4:30 p.m. Discover Leadership/M. A. and Lila Self Leadership Academy, Hermann Hall Expo
  • 6 p.m. Summer Nights with Greek Council, The MTCC South Lawn
  • 7 p.m. Soccer at Stuart Field
  • 7 p.m. Cricket on Rec Field (east of Keating Sports Center)

Wednesday, August 16

  • 10:30 a.m. Covering the Bases, Hermann Hall Ballroom (mandatory for new first-year students)
  • Noon – Student Involvement Festival, Gunsaulus Field
  • 2 p.m. Ebony Stewart, spoken word artist, The MTCC Ballroom (mandatory for new first-year students)
  • 3 p.m. Class photo, Siegel Field
  • 3:30 p.m. Student and Friend Mixers
    • Commuter and Veteran Student and Friend Mixer, the Bog
    • Transfer Student and Friend Mixer, Hermann Hall, Gallery Lounge
    • GLBT Student and Friend Mixer, hosted by Prism, Faculty Club Lounge
    • International Student and Friend Mixer, hosted by ISO, Ballroom
    • Diversity Student and Friend Mixer, Hermann Hall Expo
  • 5 p.m. Sand Volleyball, The MTCC Volleyball Court
  • 5 p.m. VIP Night at the Bookstore, The MTCC Bookstore
  • 7 p.m. Escalation Workshop, The MTCC Executive Conference Room
  • 7 p.m. Coffeehouse with Union Board, The MTCC Welcome Center

This year, Welcome Week runs from August 11 through Sunday, August 20 on the Mies Campus and encompasses a variety of events. Click here for the most up-to-date schedule.

Have questions about anything Welcome Week related? Email Alex Carlson in Campus Life at campus.life@iit.edu