Welcome Week Schedule of Events

  • Locations are being finalized and are being updated. See more details on our interactive map.

    Download the Welcome Week Guide, with detailed descriptions of the week’s workshop sessions.

    Opening Week Hours of Operation

    Some campus offices have special hours during the first week of classes. Here are the hours of operation for some of the offices you may wish to visit during your first week.

    Friday, August 21

    Time Event Location
    Noon–5:00 p.m.
    Blood Drive
    Folger Hall  
    12:20-1:10 p.m. HAWKS 104-009/809:
    Hire a Hawk
    HSS, B-11
    12:20-1:10 p.m. HAWKS 104-016/816:
    So You’re an Adult Now
    Johnson Hall, 131
    12:20–1:10 p.m. HAWKS 103-013/813:
    Leadership and Practice
    Ackerman Hall, 116
    12:20–1:10 p.m. HAWKS 106-009/809:
    Networking Like a Boss
    Eberly College, 101
    2:30–3:30 p.m. HAWKS 102-005:
    UG Student Research
    Ackerman Hall, 116
    2:30–3:30 p.m.
    HAWKS 102-820:
    Tradition Keepers and Crimson Network
    2:30–3:30 p.m. HAWKS 103-014/814:
    Leadership and Practice
    Davis Hall, B-23
    2:30–3:30 p.m. HAWKS 104-025/825:
    Nuts & Bolts of Technology
    HSS, 114
    2:30–3:30 p.m. HAWKS 104-034/834:
    Finding Your Success
    HSS, 126
    2:30–3:30 p.m.
    HAWKS 106-012:
    Body Language...
    Eberly College, 101
    4:00–5:30 p.m. Corn Hole
    Oak Grove
    4:00–5:30 p.m. Chalk Competition
    Oak Grove
    4:00–5:30 p.m. Face Mask Decorating Oak Grove
    4:00–5:30 p.m. Tie-Dye T-shirts
    Oak Grove
    6:30–8:00 p.m. Corn Hole
    Oak Grove
    6:30–8:00 p.m. Chalk Competition
    Oak Grove
    6:30–8:00 p.m. Face Mask Decorating
    Oak Grove
    6:30–8:00 p.m.
    Tie-Dye T-shirts
    Oak Grove
    9:00–11:00 p.m.
    Virtual Hypnotist Online, Zoom

    Saturday, August 22

    Time Event Location
    11:00 a.m.–Noon
    Black and Brown Student Affinity Group Meeting Elkin Hall
    1:00–5:00 p.m. GooseChase Download the GooseChase app
    Search for “GooseChase - IUP Welcome Week 2020”
    8:30–11:30 p.m. Outdoor Movie Night: Onward
    Practice Field behind Miller Stadium

    Sunday, August 23

    Time Event Location
    10:00 a.m.–Noon Campus/Building Tours By the library entrance 
    11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. ASC@IUP in the Oak Grove Oak Grove

    *The TRaSC Takeover session on Thursday is for new transfer students as well as commuter students and returning readmitted students. Staff will provide information ranging from credit evaluations for transfer students to campus information for new students.