Daily Event Schedules

There are tons of events to attend during Welcome Week from social to educational, and from optional to required. This year we will host both in-person and virtual events for students to choose from! Don’t miss out on all the fun. Events will be shared on the CampusLINK and the complimentary app Corq. Don’t have a smartphone? No worries! We will post a schedule below and CampusLINK can be viewed from the web.

Check the Welcome Week 2021 event schedule below for the most up to date information!

Need Accommodations?

Our Welcome Week team is committed to providing full access to all of our programs and services for participants with potential access needs such as a disability. If you require accessibility accommodations to fully participate in Welcome Week programs, please contact the Office of Accessibility Resources by email for assistance. 

Time Zone Information 

All events are held during Eastern Standard Time (EST) 

In Reel Life: A Virtual Film Screening Experience (NERVE): 6-8PM

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: Student Wellness Center

Room Essentials BINGO: 7:30PM

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons

Sponsor: Residence Hall Association

Lawn Games: 3PM

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons

Sponsor: Division of Student Affairs 

Silent Disco & Recess Night: 8:00-10:30PM

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons

Sponsor: Student Wellness Center and Residence Hall Association 

Gen-1 Yoga Session: 9AM

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons

Sponsor: Gen-1/1MPACT House 

Bienvenidos: Latinx Student Welcome: 2PM

Location: Steger Student Life Center, Floors 5 & 6

Sponsor: Ethnic Programs and Servies (EPS)

Giant Sized Board Games: 7-9PM

Location: Arts and Science Common

Sponsor: Lutheran Campus Ministry at Edge House

Movie Night: 8:30PM
*
Monsters University

Location: TUC Cinema

Sponsor: Student Wellness Center

Mindful Walk: 12PM

Location: Meet in Campus Recreation Center Lobby

Sponsor:Healthy UC

Fruit Kababo & Dip Pop Up with Campus Dietitian: 12-1PM

Location: MarketPointe   

Sponsor: Food Services

Bearcat Bonding: 1PM

Location: Mainstreet; outside TUC

Sponsor: Student Conduct and Community Standards

Pop Up Espresso & Baking Spectacular: 4PM

Location: The Edge House; 3007 Clifton Avenue

Sponsor: Lutheran Campus Ministry at the Edge House

Outdoor HIIT Class: 4PM

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons

Sponsor: UC Campus Rec

Goodies Food Truck Picnic "Pigs and a Blanket": 5-7PM
*while supplies last

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons

Sponsor: Division of Student Affairs

Outdoor Movie Night: 8:30PM
*Black Panther

Location: Nippert Stadium

Sponsor: Student Wellness Center and Club Sports Board

UCYL World Cup: 10PM-12AM

Location: Wyler Field

Sponsor: UCYL

Public Safety Walk: 12PM

Location: Meet in Campus Recreation Center Lobby

Sponsor:Healthy UC

Fruit Kababo & Dip Pop Up with Campus Dietitian: 12-1PM

Location: CenterCourt

Sponsor: Food Services

Food Services Street Fair: 12PM

Location: Outside CenterCourt

Sponsor: Food Services

Giant Sized Board Games: 1PM

Location: Arts and Science Common

Sponsor: Lutheran Campus Ministry at the Edge House

Asian Pacific Islander Student Welcome: 2PM

Location: Bearcat Plaza

Sponsor: Ethnic Programs and Services (EPS)

Meet Your Confidential Resources: 2-5PM

Location: Outside TUC on Mainstreet

Sponsor: Women Helping Women and Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Money Booth: 4-6PM

Location: Outside University Pavilion

Sponsor:One Stop Student Service Center 

Bearcat Marching Band Preview Show: 7PM

Location: Sheakley Athletics Center

Sponsor: SA Bearcat Bands

Night at Nippert: 8-11PM

Location: Nippert Stadium

Sponsor: Division of Student Affairs

UCYL Deep Fried Oreos: 8:30-11:30PM

Location: Sheakley Lawn

Sponsor: UCYL

College Day Events: 11AM-2:30PM

Visit the College Day page for information about your college's event!

Transfer T-Shirt Exchange: 11AM-2PM

Location: Outside of University Pavillion

Sponsor: Transfer and Transition Advising Center

Fruit Kababo & Dip Pop Up with Campus Dietitian: 12-1PM

Location: On the Green (OTG)

Sponsor: Food Services

Convocation: 3-4PM

Location: Fifth Third Arena

Sponsor: Commencement Office

Student Organization Fair: 4-7PM
***Masks Required

Location: Sheakley Athletic Complex

Sponsor: Student Activities Board (SAB)

Block Party: 7-9PM

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons

Sponsor: Student Wellness Center, UC Campus Rec, Resident Education and Development (RED)

Giant Sized Board Games: 7PM

Location: Arts and Science Common

Sponser: Lutheran Campus Ministry at the Edge House

Fraternity & Sorority Life (FSL) Block Party: 9-10:30PM
***Masks Required

Location: Bearcat Plaza

Sponsor: Fraternity & Sorority Life Councils

Late-Night Pancakes: 10PM-12AM

Location: 2715 Clifton Avenue

Sponsor: Collegiate Ministry and H2O

Veterans Picnic: 11AM-2PM

Location: Burnet Woods

Sponsor: Veterans Programs & Services

Giant Sized Settlers of Catan: 1PM

Location: TUC Porch

Sponsor: Lutheran Campus Ministry at the Edge House and UC Game Lab

PAC Welcomes You Back: 1-4PM

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons 

Sponsor: Programs and Activities Council (PAC)

Akwaaba (Black Student Welcome): 1-4PM

Location: Great Hall (TUC)

Sponsor: African American Cultural and Resource Center (AACRC) 

H2O Dodgeball Tournament: 2PM

Location: UC Tennis Courts

Sponsor: H2O

Big Queer Welcome: 4PM

Location: Mews Gardens

Sponsor: LGBTQ Center

Red Flags and Rom Coms Trivia Night: 5-6:30PM

Location: TUC Auditorium

Sponsor: Student Wellness Center

Board Game Extravaganza: 8PM

Location: TUC Food Court

Sponsor: Lutheran Campus Ministry at the Edge House and UC Game Lab

Bearcat Carnival: 9PM-1AM
***Masks Required

Location: Sigma Sigma Commons

Sponsor: Division of Student Affairs 

Late-Night Pancakes: 10PM-12AM

Location: 2715 Clifton Avenue

Sponsor: Collegiate Ministry and H2O

H2O Welcome Back Service & Lunch: 10:30AM

Location: Lindner Center 450

Sponsor: H2O

Soccer and Snow Cones: 11AM-1PM

Location: Sheakley Lawn

Sponsor: UC International and IPALs (International Partners and Leaders) 

Ice Cream Expedition: 1PM

Location: Meet in Campus Recreation Center Lobby

Sponsor: Healthy UC

Gaming Showcase: 1-6PM

Location: Fifth Third Arena

Sponsor: 1819 Innovation Hub, UC Esports, and Student Wellness Center

Welcome Back BBQ: 4-7PM

Location: Cincinnati Hillel House at 2615 Clifton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45220

Sponsor: Cincinnati Hillel

NOSH-dinner-church: 5:45-7:30PM

Location: The Edge House, 3007 Clifton Avenue

Sponsor: Lutheran Campus Ministry at the Edge House

In Reel Life: A Virtual Film Screening Experience (NERVE): 6-8PM

Location: Virtual

Sponsor: Student Wellness Center

Residence Hall Floor Meetings: 7:00PM

Location: Resident Hall (More information will be provided by your RA at move-in!)

Sponsor: Resident Education & Development