UW-S​tevens Point Welcome Week

 

Event

Location

Time

Thursday, August 28th

New Student Move-In

All Residence Halls

9:00-4:00PM

Ride the City Bus

4th Ave.—Outside HEC

2:00-4:00PM

Mandatory Floor Meeting

All Residence Halls

4:30-5:30PM

Student Dinner

DeBot Dining Center

4:00-7:30PM

Screen on the Green (New Release Movie)

Colman Track and Field (Laird Room if rain)

9:00PM (Dusk)

      Friday, August 29th

Breakfast

DeBot Dining Center

7:00-10:00AM

Convocation

MAC

10:30-11:30AM

Campus Welcome Picnic

Vendor Fair

DUC—Concourse & Laird room

DUC-Alumni & Lagacy rooms

11:30AM-1:00PM

Free UWSP Sunglasses/Meet Stevie Pointer/Athletes

Sundial

1:00-2:00PM

Library/TLC Open House

Learning Resource Center (LRC)

1:00-4:00PM

Classroom Tours

Various (check location in res hall)

2:00-4:30PM

Academic Sessions

CCC/NFAC/TNR

2:00-4:30PM

Zumba & TurboKick Party

Allen Center

3:00-4:30PM

Dinner

DeBot Dining Center

4:30-6:30PM

Peer Mentor Meeting

TBA

6:30-7:30PM

House Party @ the DUC

Dreyfus University Center (DUC)

8:00-11:00PM

Saturday, August 30th

Deluxe Continental Breakfast

DeBot Dining Center

8:30-10:00AM

ROTC Challenge

Volleyball court area near Baldwin Hall & north of the MAC

9:00AM-12:00PM

Brunch

DeBot Dining Center

10:30AM-1:00PM

Labor of Love

DeBot Field (Rain: Quandt Gymnasium)

Registration: 12:00PM Program: 1:00-3:00PM

New Student Dinner @ DeBot

DeBot Dining Center

4:30-6:30PM

Refreshment break: Popcorn/soda

Quandt

8:30-9:00PM

Comedian

Quandt

9:00-10:30PM

Sunday, August 31st

Deluxe Continental Breakfast

DeBot Dining Center

8:30-10:00AM

Returning Student Move-In

All Residence Halls

9:00AM-4:00PM

Outdoor Edventures

Schmeekle Reserve (Lake Joanis)

9:00AM-12:00PM

Brunch

DeBot Dining Center

10:30AM-1:00PM

Involvement and Student Health Sessions

CCC/NFAC/TNR

12:00PM-2:30PM

Intramurals Top Dawg Challenge

Student Recreational Fields

2:00-6:00PM

Meet N Greets

(GSA, Newman Center, Greek
Organizations, and Diversity & College Access)

Various

2:00AM-4:30PM

Dinner

DeBot Dining Center

4:30-6:30PM

Back to School Night (Target & Buffalo Wild Wings)

Buses running at South DeBot Circle

9:30-11:30PM

Monday, September 1

Breakfast

DeBot Dining Center

7:00-10:00AM

Outdoor Edventures

Schmeekle Reserve (Lake Joanis)

9:00AM-12:00PM

Lunch

DeBot Dining Center

10:30AM-2:00PM

University Recreational Sports

DeBot Field

12:00-4:00PM

Schmeekle Tour

Schmeekle

1:00-2:00PM

Group Fitness Extravaganza (bring UWSP ID)*

Allen Center

1:00-3:30PM

Safe Zone Training

DUC Laird

12:00-1:00PM

Financial Literacy

DUC Theater

12:00-1:00PM

Safe Zone Training

DUC Laird

1:00-2:00PM

Financial Literacy

DUC Theater

1:00-2:00PM

Peer Mentor Wrap Up

TBA

2:00-3:00PM

First Year Seminar (FYS)

Collins Classroom Center, Room 101

3:00-7:00PM (4 sections, attend 1,

See website for your section)

Dinner

DeBot Dining Center

4:00-7:30PM

RHA Welcome Back Dance

DeBot Field (Laird Room if rain)

7:00-10:00PM

Ongoing Events

Allen Center Open (bring UWSP ID)*

Allen Center

Various

 

​​​​
​Welcome Week Sessions - Friday

 



 

NFAC Jenkins Theater

NFAC 221

TNR 120

TNR 170

Learning Resources Center

(lobby)

CCC 101

CCC 213

CCC 227

CCC 321

 

 

Session Title

&

Description:

Sample College Class



Academic
expectations & tips for
success.

General
Education Program


Overview of   goals,
requirements and policies.

Electronic Resources

 

 

UWSP
website,
MyPoint,
Desire-2-Learn

Note Taking & Test Taking

 

Improve learning through proven
techniques.

Library
Resources

+
IT Help Desk
+
Disability & Assistive Technology

+
Tutoring-Learning Center

Advising & Registration

 

Key dates, majors and minors and academic planning.

Career Services

 

 

Career
exploration and planning, finding
internships
and jobs.

Time Mgmt Strategies

 

Explore strategies to balance
classes, work, and social life.

An End to Test Anxiety

 

 

Explore strategies to manage stress and anxiety.

2:00-2:30 pm

Sample
College Class

General
Education Program

Electronic Resources

Note Taking
& Test Taking


 

 

 

Stop by

any time

to learn

about the

Learning

Resources

Center!!

Advising & Registration Dates

Career
Services

Time Mgmt Strategies

An End to Test Anxiety

transition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2:40-3:10 pm

Sample
College Class

General
Education Program

Electronic Resources

Note Taking
& Test Taking

Advising & Registration Dates

Career
Services

Time Mgmt Strategies

An End to Test Anxiety

transition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3:20-3:50 pm

Sample
College Class

General
Education Program

Electronic Resources

Note Taking
& Test Taking

Advising & Registration Dates

Career
Services

Time Mgmt Strategies

An End to Test Anxiety

transition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4:00-4:30 pm

Sample
College Class

General
Education Program

Electronic Resources

Note Taking
& Test Taking

Advising & Registration Dates

Career
Services

Time Mgmt Strategies

An End to Test Anxiety

 

Welcome Week Sessions - Sunday

 


 

NFAC Jenkins Theater

NFAC 221

TNR 120

TNR 170

CCC 101

CCC 213

CCC 227

CCC 321

 

Session Title

&

Description:

Condom Sense

Learn the facts about safe sex and contraception in a fun and engaging presentation with Student Health Service staff and Reproductive Health Peer Educators!

Be Active!

Allen Center

Stop by and learn about our Free Group Fitness classes, workouts at the Cardio Center, FREE fitness assessments, FREE diet analysis and chair massages for only a quarter.

Purple & Gold is the New Green Learn about the exciting & innovative environmental efforts on campus & how new students can be a part of it!

The Psychology of College Success Learn how to overcome common first-year challenges and when and how to seek assistance on campus.

Bring a Buddy

A program about bringing a friend wherever you go for safety.

Your Starting Point...

The SIEO office will teach new students the many ways to get involved on campus through student organizations, volunteer opportunities, student employment and leadership development.

Partying in Point

Learn ways to be healthy and safe, while having fun at college.

There’s Nothing to Do

Learn more about the upcoming campus events (concerts, comedians, bands, etc.) for the semester and tell us what new students would be interested in seeing for programs next semester.

SGA and RHA

Learn about student leadership opportunities!

The Power to Change

Learn about the privileges we hold as individuals and how they impact our abilities to create and change the experiences we want for ourselves and others to have in college.

12-12:30PM

Condom Sense

 

Be Active!

 

Purple & Gold is the New Green

 

Bring a Buddy

 

Your Starting Point...

 

Partying in Point

 

There’s Nothing to Do

 

The Power to Change

 

transition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12:40-1:10PM

Condom Sense

 

Be Active!

 

Purple & Gold is the New Green

Bring a Buddy

 

Your Starting Point...

Partying in Point

 

There’s Nothing to Do

The Power to Change

transition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1:20-1:50PM

Condom Sense

 

Be Active!

 

The Psychology of College
Success

Bring a Buddy

Your Starting Point

 

Partying in Point

SGA and RHA

 

The Power to Change

transition

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2:00-2:30PM

Condom Sense

 

Be Active!

 

The Psychology of College
Success

 

Bring a Buddy

Your Starting Point

 

Partying in Point

SGA and RHA

 

The Power to Change