Welcome Week Events

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

Thursday, August 17

  • 8 a.m. Start with Service, The McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC) Center Court (mandatory for new first-year students)
  • 1 p.m. New Student Academic Orientations (mandatory for new first-year students)
    • Armour College of Engineering, Hermann Hall Expo
    • College of Architecture, S. R. Crown Hall
    • College of Science (Computer Science: Stuart Building, lobby; all others: Robert A. Pritzker Science Center Lobby
    • Lewis College of Human Sciences, Hermann Hall, The Bog
    • School of Applied Technology, IIT Tower, lobby
    • Stuart School of Business, Wishnick Hall
  • 3 p.m. Surviving and Thriving, Hermann Hall Expo (mandatory for new first-year students)
  • 6 p.m. Fraternity and Sorority Life Student Panel, The MTCC Auditorium
  • 7 p.m. Let’s Get It On: A Dialogue on Sex and Respect (mandatory for new first-year students)
  • 8:30 p.m. All Athlete Mixer, The MTCC South Lawn

Friday, August 18

  • 10 a.m. Health Fair, The MTCC Bridge
  • Noon – Faith on Campus Tours, Global Grounds
  • Noon – Lunch with ACM-W, Stuart Building Auditorium
  • 1 p.m. You and Your Professors: What Every Student Really Wants to Know (or should know), The MTCC Auditorium (mandatory for new first-year students)
  • 1 p.m. Escape Room with the Idea Shop, IIT Tower Idea Shop
  • 2 p.m. Is My College Degree Enough to Get a Job?, Hermann Hall Expo
  • 3 p.m. Navigating Your Health While Away, Center Court
  • 3 p.m. Safe on Campus Training, The MTCC Auditorium
  • 4 p.m. Welcome Back BBQ with the Black Student Union, Farr Field
  • 5 p.m. The Bog in Hermann Hall is open
  • 7 p.m. All the Riite Moves kickoff with Union Board, featuring Salsa Magic in The Bog

Saturday, August 19, 2017

  • 10 a.m. LEAD at Tech, John T. Rettaliata Engineering Center (mandatory for the president and treasurer of all student organizations)
  • 6 p.m. Taste of the Quad, Greek Quad

Sunday, August 20, 2017

  • 11 a.m. Pancakes with the Presidents, The Commons
  • 1 p.m. Student Organization Space Tours, meet at The Office of Campus Life in The MTCC
  • 1 p.m. Tie Dye with Residence Hall Association, The MTCC South Lawn
  • 2:30 p.m. Society of Women Engineers Barbecue, The MTCC South Lawn
  • 4 p.m. Classroom Tours with the Student Government Association, Man on a Bench Park
  • 6 p.m. Escalation Workshop, The MTCC Executive Conference Room

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