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Welcome to a new academic year at the University of Utah. Whether you are new to campus or gearing up on your final semester, we hope you join us at Welcome Week 2019. Welcome Week kicks off Thursday, Aug. 15th with Move-In Day and runs through Sunday, Aug. 25.  Welcome Week is an exciting time on campus for ALL students at the U! Offices, departments and colleges all across campus kick-off a new academic year with events and opportunities for you to get involved and embark on new ways to make the most of your college experience. 

New Student Welcome: August 17, 2019 10:30 a.m.


To access the full Welcome Week schedule, download the U of U app. If you’re new to campus (and even if you’re not), download the app right away so you don’t miss out on Welcome Week activities, contests, socials, opportunities to get involved and free food.


You will be able to see the complete listing of programs for Welcome Week within U of U by Thursday, May 30, 2019.


WELCOME WEEK Signature Events 2019

  • Housing Move-In  |  Thursday, August 15, 2019  |  Peterson HEritage Center
  • Parent & Family Welcome Social  | FRIDAY, AUGUST 16, 2019  |  5:00PM TO 7:00PM  |  J. Willard Marriott Library Plaza
  • New Student Welcome  |  Saturday, August 17, 2019  |  10:30am to 1:00PM  |  Kingsbury Hall
    • Campus shuttles will be running from Rice Eccles Stadium and the Peterson Heritage Center to and from Kingsbury Hall.
  • Out-of-State Student Reception  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 19, 2019  |  2:00PM TO 4:00PM  |  EAST BALLROOM
  • Transfer Taco Tuesday  |   TUESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2019  |  11:00AM TO 1:00PM  |  SILL CENTER
  • Sophomore Student Reception  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2019  |  2:00PM TO 4:00PM  |  UNION SALTAIR
  • Deferred Student Reception  | Tuesday, AUGUST 20, 2019  |  6:00PM TO 8:00PM  |  lds iNSTITUTE bUILDING
  • Transfer Swag Swap  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2019  |  10:00AM TO 2:00PM  |  UNION PLAZA
  • cAMPUS LIFE MENTOR KICK-OFF  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 2019  |  3:00pm to 5:00pm  |  Union Lawn
  • Crimson MENTOR KICK-OFF  |  THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 2019  |  5:00PM TO 7:00PM  |  Lassonde Courts
  • Block U Class of Picture  |  Friday, August 23, 2019  |  4:00pm  |  Rice Eccles Stadium


For descriptions and more information about these events, DOWNLOAD U OF U!
Last Updated: 8/15/19