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  • Welcome Week Schedule

Dragon Welcome Week

  • Dragon Welcome Week 2014

    Wednesday, August 20th

    Time Event Location
    9:00am-3:00pm Dragon Welcome Week Check-In Welcome Tent Outside of Dahl Hall 
    4:00-5:00pm Dragon Welcome Week Kick-Off (SOC Talk) Outside Residence Halls 
    4:30-7:30pm Faculty and First Year Student Dinner Kise Commons 
    7:30-8:00pm Welcome to Your New Community Your Residence Hall 
    7:30-8:30pm Non-traditional Student, Transfer & Off Campus Social Comstock Memorial Union Room 205 
    9:00-10:30pm Comedian Pete Lee Hansen Theatre 


    Thursday, August 21st

    Time Event Location
    8:30-10:30am University Welcome (Mandatory for Freshman) Live Feed Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse 
    10:30am-1:00pm Academic Department Meetings Your Academic Department 
    11:00am-1:45pm Blazing BBQ Kise Commons 
    1:00-4:00pm Campus Scavenger Hunt      Throughout Campus 
    4:00-6:00pm Learning Community Social (Mandatory for LC Students) Comstock Memorial Union Ballroom
    6:00pm-7:15pm Pep Rally Alex Nemzek Stadium 
    7:15pm-9:00pm Outdoor Games Alex Nemzek Practice Field 
    9:00pm-12:00am Tournament Thursday & Pool Party Alex Nemzek Hall
    9:00pm-12:00am Dance Party     Alex Nemzek Tennis Courts


    Friday, August 22nd

    Time Event Location
    10:00am-1:00pm     Volleyball Tournament Dahl Volleyball Courts
    11:00am-5:00pm Discover Downtown Fargo with MAT Bus Meet at the Welcome Tent 
    1:00-3:00pm Wellness Center Welcoming Wellness Center 
    9:00pm-12:00am Dragons After Dark Comstock Memorial Union 


    Saturday, August 23rd

    Time Event Location
    11:00am-2:00pm Sidewalk Café Outside Residence Halls 
    10:00am-5:00pm Island Park Art & Craft Show Island Park - Downtown Fargo 
    7:00-9:00pm Campus Capers Hansen Theatre 
    9:00pm-12:00am Movie - TBD  Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse 


    Sunday, August 24th

    Time Event Location
    12:00-3:00pm     Fraternity Tailgate Dahl Volleyball Courts
    12:00pm-5:00pm Streets Alive F/M Community 
    12:00pm-6:00pm FM RedHawks Game Meet at the Welcome Tent
    2:00pm-4:00pm LGBTQIA Social Comstock Memorial Union 227
    3:00pm-4:00pm Sorority Tea Comstock Memorial Union 101
    7:00-9:00pm Residence Hall Floor Meeting (Mandatory) Your Residence Hall 

    *All times, events and locations are subject to change. Please use your Student Orientation Counselor as a guide to keep you updated with any changes to the Dragon Welcome Week Schedule