Week of Welcome (WOW – first week of classes) is a week full of events hosted by the Department of Campus Life and student
leaders welcoming students to FIU. Make sure to come out, have fun, and enjoy the events that FIU's Week of Welcome has to offer!

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Friday, Aug. 23

Residence Hall Move In
8am to 8pm Various Locations


Saturday, Aug. 24

FIU Splash presented by Homecoming with BSU, IFC, RHA, SPC and Student Health Services
12 to 4pm Housing Quad Pool

Sunday, Aug. 25

Freshman Convocation
2pm U.S. Century Bank Arena

President’s Welcome Reception
U.S. Century Bank Arena Plaza immediately following Convocation

Monday, Aug. 26

Panther Palooza powered by SGA
11am to 2pm GC Pit

Meet Your Graduate School
4 to 6pm GC Faculty Club Lounge

SPC Comedy Show
6pm GC Ballrooms

FIU Wesley "Community Night"
6-9pm GC 140

FIU Men's Soccer Game
8pm FIU Soccer Stadium

Tuesday, Aug. 27

SPC Pit Event
11am to 2pm GC Pit

Greek Welcome BBQ
7pm Betty Chapman Plaza

Wednesday, Aug. 28

CSO Club Fair
11am to 2pm GC Ballrooms

DM Theme Reveal
12 to 2pm GC PIT         

NPHC Yard Show
8pm Ballrooms

Thursday, Aug. 29

CSO Club Fair
11am to 2pm GC Ballrooms

Transfer Student Meet & Greet
5:30 to 7:30pm GC 243

Off-Campus Housing Fair
11am to -2pm
Green Library Breezeway

SPC Special Event
6pm GC Ballrooms

Graduate Student Social
6 to 8pm Chili’s Too patio

Friday, Aug. 30

Campus Life Leadership Development Series: “Get to know Campus Life”
12 to 2pm GC 243

Residential Life Carnival
3 to 5pm Housing Quad

SPC Movie
5 & 8pm GC 140

BSU Open Mic Night
6 to 9pm GC Ballrooms

Events subject to change. WOW is made possible by Campus Life and various FIU Organizations. Funded by SGA Division of Student Affairs. Qualified individuals
with a disability requesting an accommodation to attend these events must make the request no less than five working days in advance by calling 305.348.2138,
or TTY via FRS 1.800.955.8771.