Welcome Week Events this Weekend (August 19-21)


Please join us for the following Welcome Week events this weekend (Friday, August 19 through Sunday, August 21):

Friday, August 19:

  • Domestic Student Cultural Session, Hermann Hall Auditorium, 11:30 a.m. (mandatory)
  • Sand Volleyball with Psi Chi, The McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC) Volleyball Court, 11:30 a.m.
  • Faith on Campus Tours, MTCC Global Grounds, noon
  • Beyond the Hashtag: What Your Social Media Posts Say About You, MTCC Auditorium, 2 p.m. (mandatory)
  • Undergraduate Student Career Camp, MTCC Ballroom, 3 p.m.
  • Nerf Wars, Keating Sports Center, 3 p.m.
  • Voyage to 1871 with CEO, Green Line, 3 p.m.
  • Black Student Union BBQ, Farr Field, 4 p.m.
  • Snowball Fight with IVCF, MTCC Volleyball Court, 5 p.m.
  • Hang out at The BOG, featuring Dance Party with Throwback Time Machine, 9 p.m.

Saturday, August 20:

  • Tech Gives Back, MTCC Ballroom, 8 a.m. (mandatory)
  • Pancakes with the Provost, The Commons, 11 a.m.
  • Taste of the Quad, The Quad, 6 p.m.

Sunday, August 21:

  • Interfaith Worship Service, Carr Chapel, 11 a.m.
  • The Psychology of Disc Golf, Siegel Field, Hole One of Illinois Tech’s Disc Golf Course, 12:30 p.m.
  • Society of Women Engineers Welcome Back BBQ, MTCC South Lawn, 1 p.m.
  • Tie-Dye with Residence Hall Association, MTCC South Lawn, 3-5 p.m.
  • Classroom Tours, Man on a Bench Park, 4 p.m.
  • Soccer Scrimmage, Stuart Field, 6 p.m.
  • Residence Hall Floor Meetings, Your Floor, 8 p.m.

This year, Welcome Week runs from August 12 through Sunday, August 21, 2016 on the Mies (Main) Campus, and encompasses a variety of events. Click here for the most up-to-date schedule. View a Welcome Week flyer here: Welcome Week Flyer.

If you have questions regarding a specific event, or for a printable version of the schedule, contact Alex Carlson at acarlso3@iit.edu.