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On Thursday Oct. 8, UC will celebrate the 5th Annual National Student Day along with 1,500+ other participating universities. This special day celebrates students, and promotes students' social responsibility and volunteerism with campus events, including a 20% discount at UC Bookstores and freebies.

National Student Day is sponsored by Campus Services and the UC Bookstores in collaboration with the Center for Community Engagement (CCE), Student Activities and Leadership Development (SALD) and UC Sustainability.

Use #NationalStudentDay to learn more about the great events that are being planned nationwide. Follow @UCMainStreet for more UC campus information!

Student Contest - Take a Selfie and Win!

Take a selfie in UC Bookstores. Post to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram between Sept. 24 and Oct. 22. Use #GIVEME5NSD to be entered to win a $500 campus store gift card. Five winners will be announced the week of Oct. 26.

Your Selfie entry will donate $1 to Reading is Fundamental.

For every entry accepted (up to 5 per person), $1 will be donated to Reading Is Fundamental (up to $5,000)! National Student Day organizers hold a contest for student volunteers to share a picture of themselves volunteering on campus or in the community. In 2014, three random winners won $1,000, and a matching $1,000 went to the charity of their choice.

UC Campus Events
Time Event
All Day FREE Laundry
7 - 10:30 a.m. FREE coffee w/reusable cup*
8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Bookstore Clothing 20% Discount
9 - 11 a.m. Parking: FREE tumblers*
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. PNC games, prizes, gifts
10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Dining Center specials
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Community Service Fair - Pepsi Sampling*
11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Community Service Fair
 Bearcast Radio, Zoo to You, Raffles, 7 food trucks!
Noon Photo Ops! UC Bearcat mascot
1 - 1:30 p.m. Lucy the Bearcat 
2 p.m. UC's largest Ice Cream Sundae
3 p.m. FREE T-shirts at the Bookstore*
UC Campus Events
Time Event
3 - 5 p.m. FREE Hip Hop Dance Class-CRC Gym Courts
4 - 6 p.m. Parking: FREE tumblers*
5 p.m. FREE UC sustainability water bottles* at CRC
6 p.m. The College Panhellenic Council presents Mr. Harlan Cohen, a New York Times bestselling Author as a part of their Week of Women. Mr. Cohen will be presenting The Naked Roommate (dating, relationships, and consent).  Located in TUC Great Hall.
6 p.m. FREE movie - Pitch Perfect2
7 - 9 p.m. FREE Catskeller nachos*
8:30 p.m. FREE movie - Jurassic World
* while supplies last

Check back frequently for additional events and times!

Check Out National Student Day 2014!

Check Out National Student Day 2013!

Check Out National Student Day 2012!

Check Out The 1st Annual National Student Day!